Chief - Pediatric Neurology - Phoenix Children's Hospital

Organization Type:  Integrated Delivery System
Title:   Chief, Pediatric Neurology
Specialty:  ADM - Medical Management (Physician)
Skill:  Division Chief
Location:  Phoenix, AZ

Job Description:

Phoenix Children's Hospital seeks a nationally recognized pediatric neurologist to serve as Chief of Pediatric Neurology for the Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's Hospital. Reporting to the Physician-in-Chief of Phoenix Children's Hospital, the Chief of Neurology will build the neurology expertise of the hospital and care delivery network, develop and enhance patient care programs and resources, and expand research activities across the clinical enterprise. The Chief will attract high performing physicians, establish high quality, evidence-based practices, enhance education programs, and further develop referral relationships in the Phoenix community and throughout the region.

Formed in 2011, Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's Hospital combines internationally recognized research and patient care expertise with a nationally ranked pediatric neuroscience program. Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's Hospital offers the largest and most comprehensive inpatient and outpatient neurological programs for infants, children and teens in the Southwest United States. In 2015, the neurosurgery and neurology programs of Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's again gained national recognition, named 14th in the country by the U.S. News and World Report Best Children's Hospitals ranking. In 2015, the comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Program at Phoenix Children's Hospital received the highest level of certification available from the National Association of Epilepsy Centers.

Offering pediatric neurosurgery, neurology, psychology, psychiatry, developmental pediatrics and rehabilitation in one central location, Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's multidisciplinary approach to neuroscience care includes the development of strategic partnerships with clinical research groups, locally, nationally and internationally. Medical and research education is a core strategic priority for Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's Hospital. Accredited training programs at Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's include a residency in neurology, and fellowships in neurosurgery, neuroradiology and neurology.

Successful candidates will have a demonstrated track record of academic accomplishments in pediatric neurology clinical care, education and research in a highly regarded pediatric organization. The responsibilities of this position include clinical care, administration, program and referral development and faculty recruitment initiatives. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with other professionals to advance clinical programs and research are required. The position requires current Board Certification in pediatric neurology and may have a subspecialty focus. Candidates must be able to obtain an Arizona medical license.

Community Information:

Phoenix, AZ

For Further Information:  

Deedra Hartung
314-236-4420  Ext. 63518
4 CityPlace Drive, Ste. 300
St. Louis, MO
Code: S-157766 ES