Pediatric Infectious Diseases - Associate Medical Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship program

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Pediatric Infectious Diseases - Associate Medical Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship program
University of California, Los Angeles



Requisition Number: JPF04929
Recruitment Period
Open September 9th, 2019 through Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
If you apply to this recruitment by October 9th, 2019, you will have until October 14th, 2019 to complete your application.
Description

The UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital is recruiting a Pediatric Infectious Disease physician to serve as Associate Medical Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship program at either the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level. This position would be full-time and would include clinical, research, and administrative opportunities.

The candidate should have the following experience/qualifications:

  • M.D. or D.O.
  • Board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Eligibility for a California Medical License
  • Proven excellence in clinical care and education
  • Experience or training in Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team

    Clinical duties would include:
  • Inpatient consultation services to other subspecialties including neonatal and pediatric intensive care units, oncology, bone marrow transplant, and solid organ transplant
  • Outpatient clinic
  • Teaching medical students, residents, and fellows

    Antibiotic stewardship responsibilities would include:
  • Working with the ID pharmacist to develop clinical guidelines for antibiotic use
  • Monitoring of inpatient antibiotic use and resistant organisms
  • Collaborating with adult ASP medical directors and pharmacists on hospital-wide antibiotic stewardship initiatives
  • Contribution to scholarly work

    UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital is a medium sized children's hospital located in West Los Angeles and is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report. Mattel hospital includes both inpatient floors at Santa Monica hospital and Ronald Reagan hospital. The Pediatric Infectious Disease division includes 8 faculty members who are actively engaged in clinical and laboratory based research, clinical care, and education.

    Los Angeles is an exciting city well known for its idyllic weather, sunny beaches, and thriving art scene. Additionally, LA is home to multiple major league sports teams including two men's basketball, baseball, hockey, and football teams.

    Interested applicants should submit their application materials online at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF04929

    Candidates are encouraged to send an application letter and curriculum vitae to:
    Annabelle de St. Maurice MD MPH
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
    UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
    [email protected].

    The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:
    UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.
    http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

    Job location
    Los Angeles, CA


    To apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF04929


    The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction


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