The Department of Pediatrics at NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), the principal academic affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is seeking a full-time Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrician to join our Division of Pediatric Neurology. The successful candidate for this position will be BC/BE in Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics.
Our very active and growing Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics program is housed within our Division of Pediatric Neurology to promote multidisciplinary patient care and clinical research. The program is supported by clinical nursing, a clinical child psychologist, and a social worker. Particular areas of focus include pervasive developmental disorders/autism and transitional care for young adults with developmental disabilities. The successful candidate for this position will also have the opportunity to assume leadership of the developmental follow-up program for our very busy level III NICU.
This is an excellent opportunity to provide quality patient care within a highly successful, expanding organization. NorthShore is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that includes four hospitals - Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital, Highland Park Hospital, and Skokie Hospital. NorthShore is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network; Mayo’s only collaboration of its kind in the Chicago region. NorthShore has been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals and Top 15 Major Teaching Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics more than any hospital in the United States. NorthShore offers a state-of-the art EMR and ranks as one of the “Most Wired” hospital systems by Hospital and Health Networks. NorthShore is committed to excellence in its academic mission and supports teaching and research.