Pediatric Neurology Physician

University Children's Hospital

Columbia, MO 65201
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Merritt Hawkins

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Pediatric Neurology for the University of Missouri 

Merritt Hawkins, a leading academic physician staffing firm, is pleased to announce the availability for a Pediatric Neurologist at the University of Missouri, Columbia. You will join a team of dedicated Pediatric Neurology specialists that work together to form a cohesive unit that specialize in providing each young patient the individualized care they need.

  • Expand and grow within this busy division, have a thriving, academic practice with a future goal to add a fellowship program
  • This division can support your specialty interest through our sleep lab, Muscular Dystrophy clinic or their Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Excellent multidisciplinary support from a remarkable Child Psychiatry department, Pediatric and Neuro Radiologists, world-class Pediatric Neurosurgeon and two great Pediatric PM&R physicians that work closely with this Neurology division
  • Newly remodeled and improved, freestanding women's and children's hospital with 100% private rooms for children and adolescents, 48 NICU beds, 13 PICU beds and 25 beds in the well-baby nursery and a nearby university hospital with a Level I trauma center and a new clinical research unit
  • Over 60 physicians in the Department of Child Health, more than 30 pediatric sub-specialties throughout the School of Medicine and 19 Pediatric residents and 14 Med-Peds residents

  • Family-oriented community brimming with community spirit and an excellent public school system (AAA rating) and diverse private school options as well
  • Cosmopolitan dining with any kind of food you are craving and annual wine and food festival
  • Hiking, biking, hunting, camping, fishing, golfing and boating nearby
  • Multiple city parks, very bicycle friendly community with a 225-mile trail for bikers and runners
  • Boutiques, art galleries, vineyards and wineries
  • There is a large amount of medically-related industry in Columbia the University of Missouri Research Reactor Center is the largest research reactor in the United States and produces radioisotopes used in nuclear medicine the physician density in Columbia is about three times the United States average
  • The city has a regional airport but you are also only two hours from St. Louis and Kansas City international airports

Columbia, Missouri is regarded as the classic college town, combining small town comfort, community spirit and a low cost of living with big city culture, activities and resources. It has an excellent school system, entertainment opportunities galore, a clean environment and much more.

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.