Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group, Department of Pediatrics has an immediate opening for a full time Board Certified/Eligible Pediatric Clinical Geneticist. This position includes a faculty appointment, commensurate with training and experience, at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine.
Comprehensive benefits including:
- CME funds
- Relocation Assistance
- Paid Malpractice Insurance
This is an excellent opportunity for a clinician/educator, who is newly trained or more experienced, with broad interests in all facets of clinical genetics. Individuals with special expertise in metabolic or laboratory or molecular genetics are encouraged to apply. Protected research time is available and a research focus is encouraged. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, patient care, inpatient consults, outpatient genetic clinics and multidisciplinary team settings, teaching medical students and residents, and research. Opportunities for intramural and extramural collaboration and program development abound. The diversity of the clinical genetics practice is extraordinary, offering both depth and breadth of experience in all areas including neurogenetics, cardiogenetics, cancer genetics, dysmorphology and congenital anomalies.
Loma Linda University Medical Center and Children's Hospital, is strategically located in the center of Southern California and has the largest Level IV NICU in California, serving approximately 25 percent of the state.
The Children's Hospital is one of the few centers for pediatric cardiac transplants and ECMO in California, and is developing a Perinatal Care Center with a focus on prenatal diagnosis to better serve the large population of high risk pregnancies and infants with prenatally diagnosed congenital anomalies. The Medical Center and Children's Hospital supports team centers for cystic fibrosis, hemoglobinopathies, spina bifida, and craniofacial anomalies.
For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and expanding our children’s hospital to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. We are also greatly expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments. We are scaling up in the Division of Medical Genetics to meet the increased capacity provided by the new hospital and the growing needs of our community.
Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole. Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.
About the area
Loma Linda University is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs in an area known as the Inland Empire. 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. The quality of life here is enhanced by congenial colleagues, sunny skies, warm winters and ready access to year-round recreational and cultural activities.
This opportunity is not eligible for a J1 Waiver.
Interested candidates, please send your CV to:
Mike Unterseher Director of Physician Recruitment 800-328-116, recruitMD@llu.edu
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world class level of clinical excellence. While offering competitive salaries, the Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrou...nding population approaching 4 million.
Loma Linda University’s Medical Center and Children’s Hospital is the only Level I Trauma Center serving a four county area that covers approximately 25 percent of the state. The Medical Center and Children’s Hospital are equipped with over 850 licensed beds. The Children's Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is one of the largest and most advanced neonatal centers in the world, with 82 beds and 22,000 square feet dedicated to caring for some of our smallest patients.
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.