Instructor in Pediatrics at CUMC

Columbia University

New York, NY 10176

Posted 1 month ago

Job Description

Posting Details

Job Requisition Number 00002232

Field(s) of Specialization Hematology/Oncology/SCT

Position Title Instructor in Pediatrics at CUMC

Department PED Pediatrics

Division Pediatrics

Location Medical Center

Summary Description

Seeking Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatrician for FT faculty position, as House Physician in the Pediatric Oncology/ SCT unit at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, at the Instructor level, with appointment to Columbia University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, effective July 01, 2021.

Responsibilities will include:

•Direct patient care in collaboration with attending physicians in Pediatric Oncology and SCT , Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellows, pediatric residents and pediatric nurse practitioners.

•Coverage of Oncology and SCT inpatient services.

•Orientation of pediatric residents to the Pediatric Oncology service, laboratory systems and general day to day processes.

•Teaching of residents and medical students: 1) coordinating educational time and content to facilitate the educational process and flow of the service; 2) didactic teaching of basic oncology subjects.

•Continuity of care and presence on the inpatient unit.

•Coordinate and assist in discharges and admissions.

•Facilitate transfers to and from the PICU .

•Overseeing patient transports.

•Distribution of assignments to pediatric residents and nurse practitioners.

•As needed, will have primary patient assignments.

•Participation in quality and process improvement projects.

•Can participate in research projects.


•Four x 10 hr shifts will be a requirement at times

•As needed, will provide coverage for SCT service nights or weekends shifts.

Minimum Degree Required

Qualified candidates will have an M.D. or D.O. and be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics

Minimum Qualifications

Must have an active or be eligible to obtain a NYS license

Preferred Qualifications

While interested candidates do not need to have prior Heme/Onc/ SCT experience, pediatric intensive care and/or hematology/oncology experience gained during residency and beyond is preferred.

Additional Information

RAPS posting date 02/19/2021

Search Closing Date

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Proposed Start Date 07/01/2021

EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Review Begins 02/19/2021

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

+ * Do you have a medical degree?

(Open Ended Question)

+ * Are you Board Certified or Board Eligible?

+ Board Certified

+ Board Eligible

+ Neither

+ * Do you have or are you eligible for New York State medical license?

(Open Ended Question)

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+ Curriculum Vitae

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