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  1. Pediatric Intensivist (2)
  2. Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Clinician Educator
  3. Pediatric Neonatologist

Pediatric Neonatologist

The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is recruiting a Neonatologist to work at the University Health System Newborn Intensive Care Unit, San Antonio, Texas.

We seek a Neonatologist with strong interests in clinical care, education and participation in clinical/translational research at the rank of Assistant Professor. The Division consists of 12 academic neonatologists, 6 NNPs, and 5 subspecialty fellows. A Master’s of Science in Clinical Investigation Program funded by a Clinical Research Curriculum Award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute is available to faculty and fellows.

The clinical service is centered in a 66 bed Level III NICU that is the referral center for 11,000 births/yr. Current clinical services include iNO, whole body cooling, HFOV, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, pediatric surgery, and pediatric neurosurgery. An ECMO program started 2014. Teaching of residents, fellows, and medical students is an integral part of the job.

Currently, there are active research projects on insulin signaling and glucose metabolism, lung development, retinopathy of prematurity, and bronchopulmonary dysplasia. We are the world’s only resource for chronic ventilation of preterm animals at borderline viability.

Located near the natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country, San Antonio is the 7th largest city in the US with a population of over 1 million. However, the city maintains the atmosphere of a smaller town as it preserves its diverse cultural legacy of Spanish, Western, German and Mexican heritages. San Antonio offers diverse educational and employment opportunities for spouses and families. Excellent public and private schools are available for your children. San Antonio is full of activities throughout the year including two major theme parks, treasured historical sites, the NBA Spurs games, activities in the arts, the annual Stock Show and Rodeo and the renowned Riverwalk. With its mild winters, the city attracts people who really enjoy the outdoors. The cost of living in San Antonio is lower than in many parts of Texas and the United States. A wide variety of houses, apartments and condominiums are available in great neighborhoods centrally located. Most faculty live within 20 minutes of the University Hospital.

The suitable candidate must have completed 3 years of subspecialty training in an accredited program of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, be board-certified in Pediatrics, and be board-certified or eligible in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. This position offers an excellent compensation package, including salary, productivity bonus, and benefits. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions. The UTHSCSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.

Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Dr. Steven Seidner, Chief, Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC 7812, San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900, or Seidner@UTHSCSA.edu

Contact:
Steven Seidner, MD
Professor & Division Chief
Division of Neonatology
Vice Chairman for Neonatal Services
Medical Director, NICU and Newborn Services
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7812
San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900
Email: Seidner@UTHSCSA.edu
GAPO-M1913-3316 - Updated 08/24/2016

 

 

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Clinician Educator

The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is recruiting a clinician educator to join the Division of Hematology/Oncology.  This faculty appointment will be at the rank of assistant or associate professor.  The candidate must be board certified or board eligible in pediatric hematology/oncology and be eligible for licensure by the Texas Medical Board.  The candidate will participate in patient care in both the inpatient and outpatient hematology-oncology setting.  The candidate will be expected to participate in the teaching of residents and students.   The candidate should have a broad interest in general pediatric hematology-oncology but will be expected to care for patients in the hemophilia and thrombosis program within the Division therefore experience or additional training in coagulation and thrombosis is preferred.  The candidate will provide care and also work with clinical nurse, data manager and social worker in the care of patients with hemophilia and thrombotic disorders. The candidate will participate in existing clinical research projects and will be expected to develop additional areas of clinical research pertaining to hemophilia and thrombotic disorders in children, adolescents, and young adults. 

All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.  The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.  Interested candidates should send curriculum vitae to: Gail Tomlinson, MD, PhD, Professor & Division Chief, Pediatrics-Hematology/Oncology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC  7810 San Antonio, Texas 78229, Phone:  (210) 567-7477, Fax:  (210) 702-6014, Email: tomlinsong@uthscsa.edu

Contact:
Gail Tomlinson, MD, PhD
Professor & Division Chief
Division of Hematology - Oncology
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7810
San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900
Email: tomlinsong@uthscsa.edu
Telephone: (210) 567-7477
Fax: (210) 702-6014
GAPO-M1911-2444 - Updated 08/23/2016

 

Pediatric Intensivist

The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is recruiting a pediatric intensivist or pediatric cardiac intensivist to join a Division of 11 intensivists, 2 fellows, 2 physician assistants and 4 nurse practitioners. The division supports the congenital heart, transplant, and trauma programs, as well as serving as a major provider of medical critical care to the population of South Texas. San Antonio is a great place to live and offers excellent year round weather and recreational opportunities and a wide assortment of cultural and educational facilities. Acceptable candidates should be BC/BE in pediatric critical care or cardiology and have cross training in the other specialty; be committed to excellence in patient care; education of students, residents and fellows; and should be interested in fostering the academic missions of the division.  All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.

The UTHSCSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.  Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Dr. Richard Taylor, Division Chief, Pediatric Critical Care, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC 7829, San Antonio, Texas, 78229-3900, 210-562-5816, or TaylorR@uthscsa.edu.

Contact:
Richard Taylor, MD
Division Chief
Division of Pediatric Critical Care
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7829
San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900
Email: TaylorR@uthscsa.edu
Telephone: (210) 562-5816
GAPO-M1903-3184 - Updated 08/04/2016

 

Pediatric Intensivist

The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is recruiting a pediatric intensivist or pediatric cardiac intensivist to join a Division of 11 intensivists, 2 fellows, 2 physician assistants and 4 nurse practitioners. The division supports the congenital heart, transplant, and trauma programs, as well as serving as a major provider of medical critical care to the population of South Texas. San Antonio is a great place to live and offers excellent year round weather and recreational opportunities and a wide assortment of cultural and educational facilities. Acceptable candidates should be BC/BE in pediatric critical care or cardiology and have cross training in the other specialty; be committed to excellence in patient care; education of students, residents and fellows; and should be interested in fostering the academic missions of the division.  All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions. 

The UTHSCSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.  Interested individuals are encouraged to contact Dr. Richard Taylor, Division Chief, Pediatric Critical Care, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC 7829, San Antonio, Texas, 78229-3900, 210-562-5816, or TaylorR@uthscsa.edu.

Contact:
Richard Taylor, MD
Division Chief
Division of Pediatric Critical Care
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7829
San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900
Telephone: 210-562-5816
Email: TaylorR@uthscsa.edu
GAPO-M1903-2803 - Updated 02/17/2016