The department of pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria and Children’s Hospital of Illinois, are seeking an additional pediatric pulmonologist to our existing pulmonolonary team.
Professional components include clinical, educational and research responsibilities. Scholarly and research interests are highly desirable, along with experience in teaching medical students and residents. The candidate must be board certified or board-eligible in pediatric pulmonology.
Some of the responsibilities will include:
• Provide care, diagnostic and treatment services to children with pulmonary conditions. Take steps to enhance the quality of pulmonary services delivered at Children’s Hospital of Illinois and the department of pediatrics.
• To be an active part of the CF Center at Children’s Hospital of Illinois.
• To contribute to the educational programs and activities for medical students and residents in relation to pediatric pulmonology.
• Maintain a spirit of inquiry and scholarship in the activities of the pulmonology service.
UICOMP pediatric pulmonary and sleep service include pediatric pulmonary program, pediatric sleep center, home ventilator program, bronchology, pediatric PFTs and CF accredited Center.
UICOMP supports a thriving education program with approximately 21 categorical pediatric residents and 32 combined medicine-pediatrics residents. The department of pediatrics has 72 faculty members covering most pediatric subspecialties and primary care. The clinical activities of the faculty are primarily concentrated at CHOI.
CHOI is the primary pediatric teaching facility for UICOMP and is a 132-bed facility that offers over 50 pediatric programs and services. These programs represent over 100 pediatric sub-specialists in 24 different disciplines, including the largest pediatric surgery program in Illinois. CHOI is the only fill service tertiary hospital for children in downstate Illinois. It is a designated Level I Trauma Center, and a Pediatric Critical Care Center, as well as having a Regional Perinatal center, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.