Division Chief-Neonatology

Endowed Chair & Leadership Opportunity - Partner with new Chair of Pediatrics

Cleveland, OH 44106
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Merritt Hawkins

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On behalf of Dr. Marlene Miller, Pediatrician-in-Chief for University Hospitals and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital (UH/RBC), MillicanSolutions, LLC, a leader in academic pediatric executive search, has initiated a national search to identify candidates to serve as Division Chief of Neonatology and Neonatal Network Services as well additional faculty for the Division.  The organization is seeking a physician leader capable of establishing and implementing a vision that encompasses the mission values of UH/RBC: To Heal, To Teach, To Discover. 
  • The new Chief will be a transformational leader in each aspect of the tripartite mission and have the opportunity to create a vision for the next decade of innovation in neonatal clinical care.
  • The Division currently includes 24 board-certified Neonatologists providing clinical care in an award-winning 87-bed state of the art NICU.  The Division is also supported by a Ph.D. basic science researcher, BSEE- Research biomedical engineer, 4 research nurses, and 1 research psychometrician. 
  • ACGME-approved fellowship program funded by a T32 training grant.
  • Division is well situated to maintain its’ pre-eminence with 4-Endowed Chairs and a dedicated research endowment fund. 
Faculty Recruitment:
Priorities for additional faculty positions include:
  • Seeking junior, mid-career, or senior physician with a proven track record of excellence in patient care and a focus on either program development or research that complements existing strengths.
  • Experience in family-centered care, ECMO training, and exposure to a Fetal care center are especially encouraged.
  • Eligibility for academic rank at the Assistant/Associate/Professor level. 2019 Fellows encouraged to apply.
UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital:
  • UHRBC is a 244-bed, renowned children’s hospital and a principal referral center for Ohio and the region.
  • The Department of Pediatrics includes 16-medical divisions and 12-surgical subspecialties. Eight specialties are currently recognized as top of class by US News & World Report’s 2018-19 rankings, including neonatology (Ohio’s top-ranked NICU) ranked #6 nationally and pulmonology, diabetes & endocrinology, orthopedics, cancer, and urology ranked among the 25 most elite in the country.
Marlene R. Miller, MD, MSc, was appointed Pediatrician-in-Chief for University Hospitals and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital in 2018. 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 and faculty.

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.