Posting Description: University of Colorado School of Medicine Instructor/Clinical Instructor - Physician Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Department of Pediatrics The University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine has openings for a full-time/part-time positions, Instructor/Clinical Instructors. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is seeking nominations and applications for the position of Instructor/Clinical Instructor. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is the premier research university in Colorado, serving more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate and health professions students in Denver, Aurora and online and awarding nearly 4,000 degrees each year. The renowned researchers and award-winning faculty of UC Denver offer more than 100 degree programs through 13 colleges and schools. In 2008 the University was awarded more than $371 million in research grants and contracts. The new Anschutz Medical Campus includes over 5 million square feet of research, educational and clinical space on 227 acres. The Downtown Campus is located in one of America's most vibrant urban centers, just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts, the LoDo District and the state capitol. On both campuses, students, staff and faculty have access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural opportunities. The University of Colorado School of Medicine has proudly positioned itself as one of the top urban research universities in the country. The University of Colorado School of Medicine seeks an Instructor/Clinical Instructor to work in the Emergency Department at the Children's Hospital Colorado in Aurora or in the Network of Care Medical Campus in the Denver Metro area. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. Instructors will provide medical care to acutely ill and injured infants, children and adolescents. May supervise students based on location. Perform history, physical examinations, define and execute appropriate workup that leads to diagnosis with treatment and disposition plan.
Minimum Qualifications: MD or DO degree and board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics.
Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Knowledge of pediatric disease and injury patterns, including: history and physical examination skills as well as diagnostic and interpretive skills. Technical skill set includes ability to read plain radiographs. Suture skills preferred.
Desired Qualifications: * A minimum of 3-5 years experience working in an acute care environment * Demonstrated professionalism and strong teamwork abilities * Strong interpersonal skills with effective communication styles to work with our diverse patient population
Campus: Anschutz Medical Campus