Faculty position, Hospitalist Medicine Program

Department
Hospitalist Program
Hiring Manager
Liza-Marie Johnson
Job Location
US-TN-Memphis
Job ID
46093

Summary

The rapidly expanding Hospitalist Medicine Program at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is seeking Clinical Faculty to join our growing team. Our Hospitalist Program is set in a world-class medical environment and allows for hands on patient experiences covering a full range of hematology and oncologic diagnosis. St. Jude is consistently ranked on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work ” and was No. 9 on the 2018 Glassdoor “Best Place to Work” list for companies with 1,000 or more employees.


We are recruiting highly motivated individuals, committed to clinical excellence, to join our growing Hospitalist Medicine Program as a member of the clinical faculty. Our clinical faculty in hospitalist attend on the St. Jude chemotherapy service, staff consultations with fellows, and treat patients in the inpatient and outpatient acute care setting. As an integral member of the hospitalist team, the faculty member will be responsible for working with the nursing staff, advanced practice practitioners, primary oncologists, and subspecialty physicians to ensure quality clinical care for St. Jude patients. In the hospitalist role faculty have flexible schedules with a mixture of clinical shift types. Opportunities exist for clinical research, quality and patient safety initiatives, and clinical education. The environment provides ample opportunities for teaching and education of trainees. Faculty appointments are housed in the Department that aligns best with a candidates area of clinical/research focus.

 

The offered faculty rank will be determined based on the chosen candidate's qualifications. An Associate Program Director position is available to an interested and experienced candidate.


St. Jude is located in Memphis, TN. Memphis is a family-friendly metropolitan area recognized for its world-class music, food, and hospitality. Cost of living is one of the biggest attractions; in fact, Money listed Memphis as one of the least expensive cities in which to raise a child. Mild winters and beautiful green spaces are part of the reasons why Forbes recently named Memphis the 4th happiest city in which to work.

 

Relocation assistance is available. Questions about the position can be directed to Liza-Marie Johnson MD, MPH, MSB, Program Director, Hospitalist Medicine at liza.johnson@stjude.org.


Interested applicants can apply by submitting a CV directly online.

Minimum Education

Successful candidates will have an MD (or equivalent) degree and be board certified/board eligible in pediatric hematology/oncology. Candidates must be eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Tennessee and maintain active unrestricted privileges at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The offered faculty rank will be determined based on the chosen candidate's qualifications. An Associate Program Director position is available to an interested and experienced candidate

Other Information

St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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