Children's Hospital Los Angeles/Keck School of Medicine

The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Nephrology, are actively seeking a full time faculty member for the position of Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics.

The Nephrology Division serves a 317-bed tertiary care children's hospital with all surgical and medical disciplines active. The Division cares for an average of 55-60 chronic dialysis patients (hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis), 120 post-transplant patients, 100 patients indentified with chronic renal insufficiency and is a major referral center in the greater Los Angeles area. Twenty-five to 30 renal transplants are done each year. The candidate will participate in both resident and medical student teaching and ongoing clinical research projects. The candidate will also participate in the Pediatric Nephrology fellowship program. Basic and clinical research opportunities are available within the Division and Hospital (to qualified candidates). Up to 25% protected time for clinical or basic research can be negotiated for individuals interested in a clinical investigator career. The professional development of its faculty is a priority of the Division.. Compensation will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. The salary and academic rank would be commensurate with experience. Relocation expenses are provided, and the position includes a generous benefits and retirement package.

CHLA and USC strongly value diversity and are committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

POSITION: Pediatric Nephrologist - Full Time

EMPLOYER: Children's Hospital Los Angeles

LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA


REQUIREMENTS: Requirements for the position include a medical license in California and certification or active candidate status in the Sub-Board of Pediatric Nephrology.

Please send your CV to Carl Grushkin, M.D., Head Division of Nephrology ( or call 323-361-2102. To submit an application:

Carl M. Grushkin, M.D.
Dept: Nephrology
Phone: 323-361-2102
Fax: 323-361-1184

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