The faculty physician is responsible for the care of patients in the hospital and clinics, as well as research, educational and advocacy initiatives as determined by the Division Chief and/or the Center leadership.

Required Skills/Knowledge:
Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in the area of expertise. Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care. Ability to function independently in evaluating patient problems and developing a plan for patient care. Ability to incorporate ethical concepts into patient care and discuss these with the patient, family, and other members of the health care team. Ability to supervise, advise, and train clinical professionals and/or students in area of expertise. Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards. Demonstrates a personal commitment to Continuing Medical Education and remains current on the developments and progress in his/her subspecialty. Demonstrates knowledge of and complies with legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care. Anticipate 60%-70% time for research, so candidate should have strong research potential.

Required Licenses and Certifications:
Fully licensed and credentialed attending staff category physician on the medical staff of Children’s National Medical Center. Board certified or eligible for board certification in primary practice specialty.

Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, D.C., has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National is 1 for babies and ranked in every specialty evaluated by U.S. News & World Report including placement in the top 10 for: Cancer (7), Neurology and Neurosurgery (9), Orthopedics (9) and Nephrology (10). Children’s National has been designated two times as a Magnet® hospital, a designation given to hospitals that demonstrate the highest standards of nursing and patient care delivery. This pediatric academic health system offers expert care through a convenient, community-based primary care network and specialty outpatient centers. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children through advocacy at the local, regional and national levels. For more information, visit

Position: Pediatric Nephrologist

Location: Washington, D.C. to submit an application
Marva Moxey-Mims, MD, FASN
Professor of Pediatrics
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Children’s National Health System
Washington, D.C. 20010

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