The Division of General Academic Pediatrics (GAP) of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics seeks an American Board of Pediatrics certified/eligible physician at the Assistant Professor level or higher to provide clinical care, medical education, advocacy, and research. The Division is located at SSMHealth Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St Louis, Missouri. The position is a full-time position.
Clinical opportunities include outpatient general pediatrics in the Division's primary care clinics, refugee and immigrant health, complex medical care, weight management and Adolescent Medicine clinics. Additional services include inpatient general pediatrics, well-baby nursery, and adolescent medicine inpatient consults. The Division provides medical education to Saint Louis University School of Medicine medical students, pediatric residents, and physician assistant students. Members of GAP are active in curriculum development and in administration of the residency training program. Advocacy activities include the provision and referral of patients to community services and resources, promoting pediatric health care needs to the State of Missouri and involvement in the American Academy of Pediatrics. Faculty In the GAP Division participate in research activities related to Clinical Quality Improvement, medical education, community advocacy, and vaccine development.
Inquiries can be sent to M. Susan Heaney, MD, MPH, Division Director General Academic Pediatrics, Saint Louis University School of Medicine at Mary.Heaney@SLUCare.SSMHealth.com.
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