Section Chief Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

Wake Forest School of Medicine - Seeking Dynamic Leader for Growing Section

winston salem, NC 27157
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The Department of Academics at Merritt Hawkins is honored to work with the Department of Pediatrics at Wake Forest School of Medicine to present an opportunity as Chief of the Section of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine.  This is a young and energetic section with tremendous growth potential under the right leadership.

The Chief’s role includes defining and achieving the section's strategic, clinical, research, and operational goals. Duties will include administrative leadership, clinical care, and research mentorship.  This section provides a full range of pediatric pulmonary services, including a strong cystic fibrosis program, with accredited Cystic Fibrosis Center, pediatric sleep medicine clinic, and a busy trach-clinic.  There is opportunity in sleep medicine as the retiring chief was the primary sleep physician in the section.  The Chief will promote excellent clinical care as a team member, and mentor in research and career development of junior and mid-level faculty.  This is a fantastic opportunity for an energetic team leader that wants to grow a section with endless potential.  

Winston-Salem, NC (home to Wake Forest University) is a charming university city in what is referred to as the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina.  Winston-Salem is recognized as a “city of arts & innovation”.  With its dynamic downtown that is filled with amenities to include arts, entertainment, high-end shopping, and world-class dining, Winston-Salem is a wonderful place to call home.  It has been listed nationally as a top-10 “most liveable” downtown.

This is a fantastic community for families.  The schooling options are fantastic, as home of Wake Forest University it is an area known for its quality education.  In addition it is home to one of the top arts’ schools in the country – UNC School of the Arts.  Winston-Salem is a safe community, with low cost of living and friendly atmosphere.  This is one of the best places to call home in the most sought-after state in the country – North Carolina.

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.