UPMC Eye Center-Department of Ophthalmolog
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Is searching for a pediatric ophthalmology at the assistant professor level, MD in ophthalmology with at least one year of subspecialty training in pediaüic ophthalmology. Focus will be in patient care, teaching and research. Duties will include didactic and clinical training ofresidents and fellows. UPMC is a large, diversified, multihospital, tertiary care medical institution. Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC is one ofthe top ten pediatric hospitals in the United States with outstanding clinical, teaching and research opportunities both at clinical and basic science levels.
The departnent is expanding and has recently moved into a brand new pediatric ophthalmology suite and testing facility. Additionally, we have a dedicated molecular biologist, vision scientist and electrophysiologist, together with a research coordinator and two dedicated ophthalmogenetic counselors. This position will be based at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Lawrenceville with clinics at nearby satellite omces and surgery centers.
All applicants will be encouraged to develop an area of subspecialist interest. The department is very well equipped with collagen cross linking available, a myopia freament center and all the latest imaging equipment including integrated intraoperative OCT, eye movement recordings and full visual lab.
Applications from new or established clinicians or clinician scientists are encouraged. Send curriculum vitae, and cover letter to:
Ken K. Nischal, MD, FRCOphth
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus & Adult Motility
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine/UPMC Eye Center
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite 5100 Faculty Pavilion, Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone: 412-692-5918 or email nischalkk@,upmc.edu