Position Title: PEDIATRIC EPILEPTOLOGIST
Location: Loma Linda, CA
Deadline: February 25 2014
Summary:Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group and the Division of Pediatric Neurology is seeking a full-time Pediatric Epileptologist at the assistant or associate professor level who is BE/BC in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology as well as BE/BC in Clinical Neurophysiology. If qualified, this individual would be appointed as Director of Pediatric Epilepsy.
The Division consists of 7 pediatric neurologists. Responsibilities include outpatient care, routine outpatient EEG, video-EEG monitoring, evaluation of patients for VNS implantation, ketogenic diet and epilepsy surgery. Shared responsibilities with the neurology group include resident teaching and limited general neurology inpatient attending service.
Expertise in clinical care and teaching are encouraged. We participate in teaching pediatric house staff and our pediatric neurology residents. The LLU Children's Hospital is a hospital within a hospital that has approximately 300 beds. This includes a 25 bed Pediatric ICU, 24 bed Intermediate Care Unit, 90 bed Neonatal ICU, and 140 additional beds in 5 pediatric units (general and subspecialty pediatric medical and subspecialty patients). The Children's Hospital has a 16-bed Emergency Department.
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda Childrens Hospital and the LLU School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population approaching 4 million.
Loma Linda is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs. Nestled at the foot of the San Bernardino mountains, we have convenient access to beach cities, skiing, hiking and a variety of other outdoor activities. This region also has excellent private and public school systems.
This position will remain open until filled.
Loma Linda is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.