Division Chief, Child Neurology

Academic Children's Hospital Leadership Opportunity, Partner with new Chair of Pediatrics

Cleveland, OH 44106
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On behalf of University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital (UHRBC) and the University Hospitals (UH) system, MillicanSolutions, LLC, a leader in academic pediatric executive search, has initiated a national search to identify candidates to serve as Division Chief of Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy. The organizations are seeking a physician leader capable of establishing and implementing a vision that encompasses the mission values of UHRBC: To Heal, To Teach, To Discover. Taking into consideration the strategic imperative UH has placed on pediatrics, the organization’s commitment to meaningful resources, and the respected history of UHRBC, we believe this leadership role to be one of the top positions available nationally.

Transformational Leadership Position Highlights:
  • The Division Chief will have the goal of advancing the field of Pediatric Neurology through patient care, practice innovation, research, and education. 
  • Improve faculty and staff engagement through attention to diversity recruitment, retention, career development, personal leadership development, and effective communication.
  • Key opportunities, but not limited to, further development of a comprehensive Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy program, organizational academic commitment to focus on Neuroscience as a Center of Excellence, development of neuro-critical care programs in the PICU and NICU, and collaboration with strong, adult Neurological Institute
  • The successful MD/DO or MD/DO/P Ph.D.candidate with a sustained record of leadership accomplishment, operational expertise, and scholarly activity will be qualified to be appointed at the rank of Associate or Full Professor and will be eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the state of Ohio.
  • UHRBC is a 244-bed renowned children’s hospital and a principal referral center for Ohio and the region.
  • The Department of Pediatrics is structured into 16-academic divisions, consisting of more than 160-faculty members, and a number of clinical multidisciplinary programs, representing the full disciplinary diversity of pediatric medicine today.
Additionally, we are pleased to announce that Marlene R. Miller, MD, MSc, has been appointed Pediatrician-in-Chief for University Hospitals and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. Dr. Miller comes from the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, where she served as Vice Chair of Quality and Safety since 2003, and as Chief Quality Officer, Pediatrics, for the health system since 2014. Dr. Miller is looking forward to working closely with and supporting the incoming Division Chief of Pediatric Neurology & Epilepsy.

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.