ACADEMIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES PHYSICIAN OPPORTUNITIES
The Division of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine (Hershey, PA) is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible CLINICIAN-EDUCATOR Infectious Diseases physician to join our highly regarded group. The ideal candidate will be a junior or mid-level faculty member with strong clinical skills who is interested in joining an established team that provides outstanding consultative and primary infectious diseases care. Rank and pay will be commensurate with experience. This is a non-tenure track position.
The candidates will join an experienced, friendly, and expanding academic division comprised of 8 Infectious Diseases physicians and 2 advanced practice providers, with an ACGME-approved fellowship training program. Our group is dedicated to high quality patient care, education, research, and institutional leadership. The clinical activity of the division focuses on robust inpatient consultation services. In the ambulatory environment, patients with a broad range of infections are managed with the assistance of a proficient ID nursing team, and other excellent support staff. As an academic medical center and the major referral hospital in central Pennsylvania, Hershey Medical Center sees many patients who are immunocompromised and have complex infectious diseases. The HIV/AIDS program has been supported by a Ryan White Grant for many years.
The primary responsibility of the candidate will be the provision of clinical care on an additional Infectious Diseases inpatient consult service to meet growing clinical needs. Time will also be spent seeing patients in the ambulatory setting. There will be the opportunity for clinical teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.
Appropriate candidates must possess a MD, DO, or foreign equivalent, Board Eligible in Internal Medicine and BE/BC in Infectious Disease, and must have or be able to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and CV at: http://tinyurl.com/zo4xnp5 Ref Job ID#3008
For additional information please contact:
Cynthia J. Whitener, MD
Interim Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
c/o Heather Peffley, Physician Recruiter
Penn State Hershey Medical Center
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.