UCSD Pediatrics

THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO (UCSD), DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS (http://www-pediatrics.ucsd.edu) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Section of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics (DBP) in the Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine, and Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics (https://medschool.ucsd.edu/som/pediatrics/Divisions/AND) has an opening at the Assistant, Associate or Professor Level. The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. We are seeking an outstanding, experienced full-time board-certified or board-eligible Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician to join our dynamic academic program.

The UCSD Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics program emphasizes excellence in medical education, clinical care, and research. The work in all three areas is multidisciplinary, and emphasizes community outreach and involvement. Our accredited DBP fellowship program involves close collaboration with DBP at the United States Naval Medical Center San Diego and Kaiser Permanente. Our physicians care for patients at multiple clinical sites and programs including the UCSD DBP Consultation Clinic, the San Diego Regional Center (Early Intervention and program for children and adults with developmental disabilities), High Risk Infant Follow Up Clinic, Down Syndrome Clinic and KidSTART program at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego, and the DBP Clinic at the San Ysidro Health Center (a federally-qualified health center on the US-Mexico border). Ample research opportunities and collaborators are available through our academic and community networks.

The ideal candidate will be a strong clinician with interest in program development, clinical service and quality management, scholarly work, and training of fellows, residents, and medical students. Opportunities exist to collaborate at UCSD and Rady Children’s Hospital in research endeavors, development of clinical programs, and other programmatic initiatives. The preferred candidate will have demonstrated strong leadership and a commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting. We are a rapidly growing program with opportunities for leadership and program development in beautiful San Diego, California.

If you are interested in applying and for more information, please contact Dr. Yi Hui Liu, Section Head, UCSD Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, at yiliu@health.ucsd.edu.

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