The Cleveland Clinic is seeking additional staff to join the team of 15 Pediatric Gastroenterologists and Scientists at Cleveland Clinic Childrens.
The successful applicant should be board certified or board eligible in pediatric gastroenterology. There are opportunities available for participation in clinical care, clinical research, education and administration. Our well-established and nationally recognized team of pediatric gastroenterologists sees patients at both the main campus and several regional satellite locations and family health centers. Individuals with a focused area of interest including in the area of gastrointestinal motility, and other specialty areas such as inflammatory bowel disease are especially encouraged to apply. This is a unique opportunity due to continued expansion of the program.
We currently have a state of the art endoscopy suite and motility lab featuring high resolution equipment. In addition we have an active liver transplant program performing all types of liver transplantation including living related transplantation and an active small bowel and multi-visceral transplantation program. Members of the Department are actively involved in clinical research, basic science and translational research, quality and patient safety initiatives and are active in medical school and residency education programs. In addition we have a highly competitive fellowship program graduating two fellows each year. Academic affiliation and teaching appointments with the Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University are available as well as collaborative research opportunities with the nationally recognized Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute and Digestive Disease Institute. We have full support in terms of auxiliary services including a large team of dietitians and nurses.
Cleveland Clinic Childrens is consistently ranked as one of the best childrens hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and has 389 staffed beds, located at the main campus, our free-standing Childrens Hospital for Rehabilitation, and in 4 other satellite hospitals across Northeast Ohio. Our staff includes more than 300 physicians in 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties providing over 692,000 outpatient visits, 13,500 inpatient admissions, 10,721 surgeries, and accepting over 1,500 transports per year. Cleveland Clinic healthcare system was recently ranked 2nd in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and is a world leader in patient safety and patient experience.
The melting-pot culture that has helped establish Cleveland as a vibrant and versatile metropolitan area adds a unique flair to the lifestyle here. The Cleveland area is a very comfortable and affordable place to live with a variety of available activities, great school systems, world class cultural activities and is a great place to raise a family.
Marsha Kay, M.D.
Chair, Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
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