CHILD NEUROLOGIST, Pediatric Neurology, Boston Medical Center Tracking Code2811Job Description
Boston Medical Center’s Division of Child Neurology is recruiting a fulltime faculty member who is boarded/board-eligible in child neurology.
We are seeking an individual who shares our mission to provide exceptional care for all children and their families regardless of culture and life circumstances. For more than 100 years, Boston Medical Center has been driven by a commitment to care for all people, providing not only traditional medical care, but also programs and services that enhance the patient’s overall health and wellbeing. Our division is a uniquely collaborative group that shares a vision of patient care, education, professional growth, research and work-life balance.
The Division provides clinical care to all children needing neurological care, whether they live in our local community, in rural New England, or across the globe. The Division has multiple specialty clinics including epilepsy, sleep, movement disorders, concussion, and international health. The pediatric and adult neurology teams work closely to provide uninterrupted care to youth as they transition into adulthood.
Well before the occurrence of the recent pandemic, The Division of Child Neurology developed telehealth strategies to overcome barriers to care access. We were one of the first practices in the country providing telehealth into patient’s homes, schools, or places of employment to ensure better access and a more individualized approach to care.
Boston Medical Center is the primary teaching hospital for Boston University School of Medicine. Our child neurology training program, which has 6 residents—2 taken each year , was founded over 50 years ago and has a long history of training excellent clinicians, many who have become leaders in the field. We have a joint training program in pediatric and adult sleep medicine. As a faculty member you will have the opportunity to teach medical students, residents, fellows, and faculty.
CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH
Boston University and Boston Medical Center work collaboratively to provide mentorship and career development for academicians and researchers of all types. (Boston University Medical Group Professional Development http://www.bumc.bu.edu/bumg/professional-development/ )
The campus provides an extremely collegial environment that fosters multidisciplinary translational and implementation research. (Clinical and Translational Institute http://www.bu.edu/ctsi/ )
WORK LIFE BALANCE
The Division and the greater campus are committed to providing the flexibility and support systems that allow employees to have an exciting career while fulfilling the joys and demands of life outside the medical center. Here you will find a dedicated faculty flexibility program, family care supports, a vibrant wellness program, and helpful employee assistance services. Most importantly, you will work with a team of faculty, residents and staff that have a deep respect for each other and welcome new members who will enhance our breadth of innovation, talent, and diversity.
DO NOT APPLY THROUGH THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY CAREERS WEBSITE.
Administrative coordinator, Division of Child Neurology
Laurie Douglass, MD
Chief, Division of Child Neurology
Please note all newly hired staff and faculty, will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption (instructions). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the Back2BU site.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Job LocationBoston, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular