HS Clinical Series-Child Abuse Pediatrician

Irvine, CA
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
  • School of Medicine - Pediatrics


    Open date: January 29th, 2018

    Next review date: April 30th, 2018
    Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

    Final date: June 30th, 2018
    Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


    The University of California Irvine, Department of Pediatrics is seeking a full time board certified or eligible child abuse pediatrician to join the Division of General Pediatrics and to work in a multidisciplinary environment located in Orange County, California.

    The Division of General Pediatrics includes the Subdivision of Child Abuse that consists of a child abuse pediatrician, nurse practitioner, and clinic staff that see patients at the Child Abuse Services Team (CAST) Medical Unit (CAC) located within the city of Orange. Child abuse pediatricians provide consultation for suspected child abuse and/or neglect at UC Irvine Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC), and Miller Children's and Women's Hospital in Long Beach. There may be general pediatric opportunities available within the department.

    Candidates must be board-certified/ board- eligible in child abuse pediatrics with experience in all aspects of child maltreatment and neglect, including physical and sexual abuse, neglect, and medical child abuse.We are seeking a qualified candidate with a strong commitment to patient care, education, research, and community engagement. The faculty member will provide direct patient care, be involved in teaching medical students and residents, and participate in community outreach. The faculty will be a part of a multidisciplinary team by playing a role in serving as a resource for the region, delivering consultation and assistance.

    Our clinical practice is located in Orange County, California, which is known for its 42 miles of coastline with such spectacular vistas that many proclaim it the 'California Riviera'. Boasting one of the best climates in the world, with sunshine 342 days per year and an average annual temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit, Orange County is known for some of the most diverse landscape imaginable and just an hour's drive from both desert and mountains. Orange County also boasts of such world class attractions as Disneyland and Disney California Adventures, Knott's Berry Farm, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Beach Pageant of the Masters, and some of the best shopping and dining in all of Southern California.

    Please contact Sheena Dizon, our Division Administrator, at sdizon@uci.edu with any questions you may have.

    TO APPLY: Please log onto UC Irvine's RECRUIT located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04458. Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

    -Cover letter
    -Curriculum vitae
    -Names and contact information of at least three references

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
    Job location Irvine, CA


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