Cook Children's, based in Fort Worth, Texas, is seeking a BC/BE pediatric geneticist for a full-time opportunity in its metabolic genetics department. You would be joining a team of 7 clinical geneticists and 2 metabolic geneticists. The successful candidate should have completed a clinical genetics residency and a fellowship in either clinical biochemical genetics or medical biochemical genetics. Candidate also must obtain an unrestricted Texas Medical License before commencement of employment.
This is an opportunity to concentrate primarily on clinical care. Involvement in clinical research is not required; however, research interests can be supported if desired.
Cook Children's Healthcare System has approximately one million patient visits annually. The campus and its programs are currently undergoing significant expansion due to marked population growth.
Cook Children's Medical Center is a non-academic, 430-bed tertiary care pediatric hospital. Cook Children's physicians enjoy a collegial relationship with over 600 employed specialty and primary care physicians and advance practice providers. Cook Children's Physician Network is the employed physician component of Cook Children's Health Care System, a pediatric system of care where physician leadership is fostered and physicians actively participate in the strategic goals as well as the mission of the organization.
Knowing that every child's life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.