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MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SYSTEM

The Pediatric Nephrology and Hypertension Program at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is looking to add a BE/BC pediatric nephrologist with interest in kidney transplantation to its team. In addition to a recently UNOS accredited kidney transplant program, patients benefit from the team’s expertise in diagnosis and treatment of various pediatric kidney diseases, hypertension and metabolic bone disease. All forms of dialysis therapy are available in both the inpatient and outpatient settings.

The qualified candidate will be actively involved in the transplant nephrology services, including inpatient and outpatient care of transplant recipients, as well as general pediatric nephrology needs. The successful candidate will participate in quality and selection committees as well as assume the role of a key member of the multidisciplinary transplant team in collaboration with transplant surgeons, transplant physicians, administrators, coordinators, and support staff. In addition, he/she will have the opportunity to participate in clinical research, as well as in medical education of students and residents.

The Memorial Transplant Institute has received federal approval from UNOS to launch an adult and pediatric kidney transplant program at Memorial Regional Hospital and Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital. The Institute also received approval to establish a living donor kidney recovery component, including open and laparoscopic nephrectomies. The kidney programs will also offer cadaveric kidney transplants, pediatric kidney transplants and living donor kidney transplant.

POSITION:

Pediatric Nephrology - Full Time

LOCATION:

Hollywood, FL

REQUIREMENTS:

U.S Citizen

ABOUT:

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital (www.jdch.com) has grown to be the leading children’s hospital in South Florida. Combining leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion, and is located in South Florida, a region with year-round summer weather and no state income tax. The pediatric residency program will start in July 2018, yet is currently offering 3rd and 4th year medical students rotations in several pediatric subspecialties.


To see the full job description and/or to submit your CV for consideration, please visit www.memorialphysician.com.

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