Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine is currently recruiting a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician. We are seeking a candidate board certified in Pediatrics as well as board eligible/certified in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics or board eligible/certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. Our ideal candidate will continue to develop our comprehensive academic/clinical program. Opportunities also exist to develop new or collaborative research initiatives. A UNMC faculty appointment will be commensurate with experience. Our Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics program serves both Children’s and the Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI). Our interdisciplinary team includes two board certified Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians, two nurse practitioners, a clinical nurse specialist and behavioral health providers.
With a mission to improve the quality of life for persons with disabilities and their families, MMI has over 300 faculty and staff in the numerous health and rehabilitation related fields. Located on the University of Nebraska College of Medicine campus, MMI provides over 50,000 patient visits per year (70% community based), conducts both basic and applied research and has an academic teaching program. The Nebraska LEND and UCEDD programs are located at MMI.
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center is the only full-service, pediatric health care center in Nebraska, providing expertise in more than 50 pediatric specialty services to children across a five-state region and beyond. Children’s is home to Nebraska’s only Level IV regional NICU and the state’s only Level II Pediatric Trauma Center. A regional heart center, it also offers expertise in pediatric heart transplantation. Children’s is focused on extraordinary clinical care, education, basic science and translational research and advocacy and is embarking on transformational programmatic and physical growth. Opening in 2021, the new Hubbard Center for Children will be home to an additional 100 patient beds, an expanded NICU, a dedicated Cardiac Care Unit, a new Cancer & Blood Disorders Unit, expanded surgical space, an expanded Radiology and Emergency Department and more. The Child Health Research Institute was established in 2017 and aims to assist investigators with start-up funding and infrastructure for clinical, basic science or translational research. Children’s is recognized as a 2020-21 Best Children’s Hospital by U.S. News & World Report in four pediatric specialties: Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Pulmonology & Lung Surgery and Urology.
With a population of nearly one million, Omaha offers all the amenities of a big city with the warmth of the Midwest. The area is rich in arts and cultural activities and is home to a world-class zoo that appeals to children and adults alike. Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools and is home to numerous universities and colleges. In addition to the many collegiate sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials and the College World Series. All of this, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for an extraordinary quality of life.
We are committed to increasing diversity in our organizations to reflect the population that we serve and encourage applications from all candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) should be submitted to: Brenda Krull, Director, Physician & Faculty Affairs bkrull@ChildrensOmaha.org or 402-955-6585. All replies will be treated with confidentiality.
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