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The University of Chicago's Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency
Medicine, seeks a full-time Clinical Associate. Duties will include patient
care as well as clinical teaching of medical students, house staff, and
fellows.

Prior to the start of employment successful applicants must: 1) have an MD,
MD/PhD, DO or equivalent degree, and 2) hold or be eligible for permanent
State of Illinois medical licensure. Applicants who are board
certified/board eligible in Pediatric Emergency Medicine are strongly
preferred. Alternately, consideration will be given to physicians who are
board certified in General Pediatrics and actively practicing full-time
clinicians in a pediatric emergency department with at least 5 years of
experience in this setting, and have current certification in PALS and
ATLS. Experience in a Level I pediatric trauma facility is strongly
preferred.

The University of Chicago's Comer Children's Hospital is a state-of-the-art
children's hospital. Our teams of pediatric experts use advanced diagnostic
and medical techniques to care for children of all ages and supports a
fellowship training program. The Pediatric Emergency Department, the only
Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center on the south side of Chicago, treats
approximately 30,000 diverse patients a year. It is a free-standing
children's hospital within a larger medical center. The Pediatric Emergency
Department has a total of 28 beds: 22 general exam rooms, two procedure
rooms, two triage rooms and two trauma/resuscitation rooms.

Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago academic career
opportunities web site:
http://academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=53831 by
uploading a CV. Review of applications will continue until the position is
filled. The University of Chicago offers an excellent benefits package.

*Alisa McQueen, MD ∙ Assistant Professor of Pediatrics ∙ **Program
Director, Pediatric Residency Training Program** ∙ **Program Director,
Fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine ∙ **The University of Chicago ∙
Comer Children’s Hospital ∙ 773-834-0768∙ FAX 773-834-0748*

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