Careers / East Coast

Connecticut

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

We are a multi-subspecialty ophthalmology group located 90 minutes outside NYC, whose pediatric ophthalmologist will be limiting, and possibly curtailing, his practice as a result of illness. He has developed a vibrant medical and surgical (120 surgical cases/year) over the last 30 years. We are looking for a future partner and fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist to assume this busy pediatric practice. We need someone who is also willing to practice some general ophthalmology, and are open to those with dual fellowships. We are hopeful that you could be introduced by our present pediatric ophthalmologist, and certainly will be supported by our pediatric optometrist as well as the other MDs and ODs in the practice. We have over 120,000 active patients that are seen in our three locations. We have specialists in cornea, retina, plastics and glaucoma, and a busy premium cataract surgery practice. We have offices in Danbury, New Milford and Prospect, CT. In addition, we are partners in a multi-specialty ambulatory surgicenter and have a thriving clinical research, hearing and optical departments. We also have two real estate companies that own two of our practice locations, and ownership to that is made available to all our full partners. You will have access to all the latest equipment, scribes to make EHR less onerous, and a support staff dedicated to your success. We pride ourselves on our esprit-de-corps, and an affable, competent doctor will be entering a winning situation. We would like to bring someone onboard in 2020, but would wait for the right person.

Please feel free to call/text Dr Stephen Zuckerman at 1 (203) 241-5077 or sjzmd1@cs.com

Posted: 11/10/2020
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New York

Pediatric Retina Specialist

Westchester Medical Center, a quaternary regional academic medical center in Valhalla, NY, 30 minutes north of New York City, seeks a Pediatric Retina Specialist to join our expanding faculty. Westchester Medical Center is the flagship of the 10-hospital Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth). The 600-bed medical center is the primary teaching affiliate for New York Medical College and serves as a regional referral and trauma center.

 This dynamic faculty member will join the Department of Ophthalmology at the assistant or associate level. The department has eleven faculty members representing most specialties of ophthalmology, and is expanding the retina service based on increasing volumes.   This is an established academic and community practice with a mission to provide education and teaching opportunities to hospital residents, as well as New York Medical College students.

 The pediatric retina specialist will be the primary point person for coverage for the Retinopathy of Prematurity service in a 50-bed Level 4 NICU.  This will consist of weekly screening, treatment when necessary, and outpatient follow-up.  Development of other pediatric retina specialty interest will be supported.   It is anticipated that about 50% of time would be devoted to adult retina, with flexibility.  A core objective is to provide trauma call at Westchester Medical Center and Maria Fareri Children's Hospital for ophthalmologic emergencies.  Clinical research opportunities exist and are encouraged.

 The Department has a newly constructed vitreoretinal surgical suite including a 3-D intraoperative retinal visualization system, and the newest technology in surgical and imaging equipment.   There is an opportunity for further practice-building at our Northern affiliate hospital, Mid-Hudson Regional Medical Center, a level 2 trauma center.  

 Applicants should have completed an accredited ophthalmology residency program, having completed a two-year surgical retina and vitreous fellowship and be eligible to obtain a New York state license.   Experience with ROP is required.   Applicant should be board certified or board eligible. Training or experience in ocular genetics and inherited retinal degenerations is also desirable.

This employed position in our academic group practice offers comprehensive benefits and malpractice insurance. Academic rank at New York Medical College and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

WMCHealth is a 1,700-bed healthcare system on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000, including nearly 3,000 attending physicians. With Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only-acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state-of-the-art telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted-living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental-health systems in New York State, WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.

 

For more information, please contact:
Emily Mehedin
Director, Network Recruitment
at emily.mehedin@wmchealth.org

 WMCHealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer It is the policy of Westchester Medical Center Health Network to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age (40 or older), marital status, genetic information or carrier status, disability (mental or physical), citizenship status, pregnancy, military service or veteran status, arrest or criminal accusation, domestic violence victim status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Posted: 9/28/2020
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New York, New York

Division Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Columbia University

Columbia University

Department of Ophthalmology

Edward Harkness Eye Institute

New York, New York

The Department of Ophthalmology, Columbia University, is seeking an academically established, clinically experienced, and leader in the field of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at the Associate Professor or Professor level.  This individual will be nominated for the Anne S. Cohen Professorship (endowed chair), with the aim of providing scholarly leadership in this subspecialty.  The Cohen Professorship has an illustrious history with previous occupants being John T. Flynn, MD, Michael Chiang, MD and Steven Brooks, MD.

This new leader will oversee the pediatric ophthalmology service at New York’s #1 Children’s Hospital, Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital at NewYork-Presbyterian, and within the Harkness Eye Institute at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. He/she will also assume a leadership role in the Jonas Children’s Vision Care Initiative, a multi-faceted program that integrates clinical care, education, clinical genetics, and advocacy, and will sit on the Columbia Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons Trans-Departmental Children’s Health Council to represent the Department of Ophthalmology in strategic planning.

Candidates should be ABO-certified or eligible graduates who have completed an ACGME-approved residency program, and an AUPO-compliant fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.  A record of scholarly accomplishments should be demonstrated.

Columbia University is an affirmative-action, equal opportunity employer and interested in having a diversified faculty of exceptional quality.  The multi-cultural environment in New York is attractive to many individuals who enjoy the creativity and variety of activity offerings in a dynamic city.

Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a personal statement, and references upon request to: 

G.A. Cioffi, M.D.

Jean and Richard Deems Professor

Edward S. Harkness Professor and Chairman

Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons

NewYork-Presbyterian /Columbia University Irving Medical Center

635 West 165th Street

New York, New York 10032

Telephone:  212-305-2724

E-mail:  gac2126@columbia.edu

Posted: 9/28/2020
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Washington DC Metropolitan Area

Pediatric Ophthalmology Specialist

Northern Virginia Ophthalmology Associates, P.C.

One of the largest, most well-respected ophthalmology practices in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area is currently seeking a fellowship-trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist.

We have been in practice for close to 50 years, and currently operate three offices in Northern Virginia with 13 ophthalmologists and two optometrists. We are a well-managed, physician-owned practice providing the highest quality eye care services to the communities we serve. Our physicians, many of whom are routinely recognized as top physicians in our area, provide comprehensive medical and surgical ophthalmic services, as well as subspecialty care in the areas of glaucoma, refractive surgery, pediatrics, oculoplastics, and uveitis. We have developed and maintain excellent relationships with primary care physicians and other referring providers in our area.

This position is for a partner-track physician.  We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, a profit sharing plan, professional liability insurance, life, and disability insurance.  We maintain a collegial atmosphere and offer an outstanding opportunity to practice in the multicultural and diverse Washington DC Metropolitan area.

To be considered for this position, please email your CV to:  Maria Moreira, Practice Administrator, at maria.moreira@nvoaeyes.com.   If our partners are interested in discussing the position further with you, you will be contacted for a follow-up meeting.

For more information on our providers, offices, and services, visit our website at www.nvoaeyes.com.

 

Posted: 9/24/2020
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Albany, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 

We are looking for a full-time, fellowship-trained, BC/BE pediatric ophthalmologist to join our practice in Albany (Latham), NY. 

  • We are a physician-owned pediatric ophthalmology practice.
    • You will receive a competitive starting salary with a generous bonus.
    • You can build your practice at a reasonable pace. We will not overwhelm your schedule.
    • Partnership is possible after 3 years with a very low buy-in.
    • As partner, you will fully control your schedule and dramatic salary growth is anticipated.
    • Being private, we retain autonomy in administrative decisions. 
  • We have a full academic affiliation with Albany Medical College (AMC).
    • Our practice provides all instruction and supervision of the pediatric curriculum for the 9 ophthalmology residents at AMC.
    • You will develop rewarding academic relationships.
    • We benefit from a large children’s hospital referral base. Our patients have high acuity and diverse pathology.
    • You will have access to ample research opportunities. 
  • We recently moved to a large, new office. (photos: childrenseyesalbany.com)
    • Our office consists of 9 exam rooms, an optical shop, and plenty of room for patient care.
    • Our practice is composed of 3 pediatric ophthalmologists, 1 optometrist, 1 orthoptist, 1 optician, and frequent ophthalmology residents.
    • We are the only practice in the area dedicated to pediatric eye care and have a high patient demand. 
  • We provide ROP screening and treatment for the 2 largest NICUs in the area.
    • ROP is available with mentoring if interested, not required. 
  • Required:
    • NYS medical license, DEA registration.
    • Completion of fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology (current fellows encouraged to apply). AAPOS member or member-in-training. 
  • Our goal:
    • To find a long-term partner who is happy, respected and will stay in the area for many years. 
  • Our city:
    • Albany is a mid-sized city with a metro population over 1 million.
    • Housing is affordable, traffic is light, and the schools are very good.
    • Attendings in our department are happy and turnover is very low.
    • The Adirondacks, Catskills and Saratoga provide ample recreation. 

Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any interest in this opportunity. All inquiries will remain confidential. 

Sincerely, 

Gerard Barry, MD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics

Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

barrygp@gmail.com

childrenseyesalbany.com

 

Posted: 9/21/2020
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 


Conestoga Eye is looking for a part-time or full-time Pediatric Ophthalmologist with excellent clinical and surgical abilities and real people skills, to join two MD’s and one OD.

Conestoga Eye is based in Lancaster, PA, but has Satellite locations in Metropolitan Harrisburg and Carlisle.   We specialize in pediatric ophthalmology as well as adult and pediatric oculoplastics. The practice has been a heavy recruiter to PEDIG and participates in many commercial studies. We are growing at a rapid pace due to our unique approach to patient care. The practice is the go-to practice in the South Central, PA region for pediatric ophthalmology and oculoplastics. Our referral base is vast, and the practice has an excellent reputation among patients and referring doctors.

The main office is adjacent to the Penn Medicine-Lancaster General Health Suburban Pavilion. You will have access to a well-outfitted in-office procedure room, as well as a surgery center within walking distance, boasting state of the art equipment, including CO2 laser. Surgery is also performed at UPMC Lititz, West Shore Surgery Center in Mechanicsburg, Susquehanna Valley Surgery Center in Harrisburg and OSI in Carlisle.

Our new physician will have the full resources of the team, should they be interested in practice-based research or participating in national/local/practice studies. We are fully integrated into a user-friendly EMR. We have access to an efficient ASC with partnership opportunities. We are forward-thinking in all administrative and clinic approaches to minimize paperwork and improve efficiency. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person.

 
The possibility also exists to create a mini-fellowship in adult and pediatric oculoplastic surgery for an appropriate candidate.

Benefits include: Medical/Ancillary, PTO, 401K, fully-trained technical support staff, optical sales bonus structure.

This person should be ABO and AAPOS certified/eligible.

Currently credentialed with PA Medicaid and Medicare preferred.

 

Interested Physicians should contact heather@conestogaeye.com

 

Posted: 9/14/2020
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New York

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 

Highly successful NYC pediatric/adult strabismus group seeks MD. We are looking for that exceptional skill set that believes excellence in healthcare is a core value.  We are uniquely positioned as the only pediatric ophthalmology group serving Queens and eastern Brooklyn which is creating hyper growth and this expansion opportunity.

Our robust referral base feeds us tons of pathology, with more variety and volume than many fellowships.  You will be both challenged and energized.

We work alongside 4 talented optometrists whom we trained in-house.  Our optometric colleagues free us up to do what we do best.  We have two beautifully maintained, renovated offices and perform surgery at two specialized eye hospitals.   

Queens is the most ethnically diverse county in the world and has character, characters, and the best food anywhere. The bulk of our patients are from working-class families who appreciate what we do.   

We prefer people just out of fellowship but are open to well-qualified individuals with experience.  We offer a healthy compensation package with great growth opportunity.  Partnership is on the table.  This is a particularly special opportunity to take care of terrific patients and have a fantastic life. Our offices are an easy commute within Queens & Brooklyn and from Manhattan, LI and Westchester.

AAPOS approved fellowship training is a prerequisite. Must be an AAPOS member or member-in-training. Must be an ABO diplomat or ABO eligible. Conversant or fluent in any language (in addition to English) is a plus.

Contact Eric A. Lichtenstein, MD: eal@pemd.org

 

Posted: 9/1/2020
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Pennsylvania

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 

St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, a partnership between Tower Health and Drexel University, is a 188-bed facility that provides exceptional care to children throughout the Greater Philadelphia area and surrounding counties.

With more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children combines top-notch pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties, including Cardiology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology, Oncology, and Orthopedics. It houses the only Verified Pediatric Only Burn Center between New York City and Baltimore and is one of only three Level I Pediatric Trauma Centers in Pennsylvania. St. Christopher’s is a Magnet® designated hospital and was recognized as a Women’s Choice Award Best Children’s Hospital.

In addition to its main location in Philadelphia, the hospital has a growing network of primary and specialty care locations throughout the Philadelphia suburbs and New Jersey.

About the Position:

The Division of Ophthalmology at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, and its New Jersey satellite, is seeking a Board-Certified Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our current team of two Ophthalmologists, two Optometrists, and one ROP Coordinator. Members of the division participate in clinical care, teaching medical students and pediatric residents and have the opportunity for clinical and basic science research. We have affiliations with Drexel School of Medicine and Temple School of Medicine.

The candidate will be an integral and interactive member of the division of Ophthalmology and participate in the inpatient and outpatient management of ophthalmology patients. Our hospital is a referral center in the Metro Philadelphia area for pediatric ophthalmology patients, providing comprehensive evaluations and treatment of infants, children and adolescents with a variety of eye disorders. The center has high pathology. Our physicians care for and treat all fields of pediatric ophthalmology, including congenial and infantile glaucoma, retinopathy of prematurity, as well as its treatment, retinoblastoma, oculoplastic and anterior segment trauma and strabismus.

The successful candidate will be a BC/BE ophthalmologist from an ACGME approved program, with additional fellowship training in an ACGME pediatric ophthalmology program. Applicants should have the ability to work with teams on patient focused, division centric and hospital wide initiatives.

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Medicine degree (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
  • BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Hold or be eligible for an unrestricted and unchallenged license to practice medicine in Pennsylvania & New Jersey
  • Valid DEA Licensure

For more information about the position, visit https://careers.towerhealth.org

Interested candidates, please send your confidential CV to Beth.calabria@towerhealth.org.

At Tower Health, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that is reflective of the communities we serve.

 

 

Posted: 6/15/2020
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New York

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 

We are a multi-subspecialty ophthalmology group 90 minutes outside NYC, whose pediatric ophthalmologist will be limiting his practice as a result of illness. We are looking for a future partner and fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist to assume this busy pediatric practice. We would prefer someone who is also willing to practice general ophthalmology and are open those with dual fellowships. You will be able to work with both our present pediatric ophthalmologist, as well as our Pediatric Optometrist.  We have specialists in cornea, retina, plastics and glaucoma, and a busy premium cataract surgery practice. We have offices in Danbury, New Milford and Prospect, CT. In addition, we are partners in a multi-specialty ambulatory surgicenter and have a thriving clinical research, hearing and optical departments. WE also have two real estate companies that own two of our practice locations, and ownership to that is made available to all our full partners. You will have access to all the latest equipment, scribes to make EHR less onerous, and a support staff dedicated to your success. We pride ourselves on our esprit-de-corps. We would like to bring someone onboard in 2020 but would wait for the right person.

 

Please feel free to call/text Dr Stephen Zuckerman at 1 (203) 241-5077 or sjmd1@cs.com 

 

 

Posted: 04/27/2020
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Pennsylvania

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 

Mudgil Eye Associates is pleased to announce a position for a Pediatric Ophthalmologist.  We are a premier and expanding suburban practice with a strong referral base and highest reputation in the community, including regional “top-doc” magazines, Castle Connolly ratings, on-line reviews, and peer reputation.  Our state-of-the-art and newly renovated office has 9 long exam lanes, all of which are pediatric-ophthalmology suited, with M&S Vision testing equipment.  The Chester County Hospital next door is in the University of Pennsylvania network, with ROP opportunities.  The interested candidate would also see general ophthalmology patients to start.

Historic Chester County has the highest per-capita income in Pennsylvania, beautiful suburban lifestyle, and the best schools in the state.  Our close proximity to Philadelphia also allows convenient access to city amenities, including theater, museums, and sports.  Affiliations with Wills Eye Hospital and Scheie Eye Institute allow for teaching and educational opportunities, including conferences such as the annual Joe Calhoun “Joe’s meeting” and Wills Meeting.  

We offer a competitive compensation package with benefits that include health insurance, 401K plan, vacation, and CME time.  Candidates must be board certified and AAPOS-approved fellowship trained. 

Contact Shikha Mudgil, MD
Phone: (484) 459-3085 or e-mail resume to eye@mudgil.com

 

 

Posted: 04/27/2020
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Boston, Massachusetts

Pediatric Ophthalmologist 

Position: Assistant or Associate Professor, Pediatric Ophthalmology Division

Institution: The New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA

The New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA is seeking a full-time Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our division. Part-time positions may also be available for the right candidate. This faculty position offers the best of both academic and private practice worlds. The Pediatric Ophthalmology division at New England Eye Center is a busy service that will allow a new faculty to quickly develop their desired patient volume.

The chosen candidate will have the opportunity to see pediatric patients at our Floating Hospital for Children, teach residents and medical students, participate in academic research, as well as practice in community based office settings in nearby suburban locations. This candidate must be comfortable providing ROP coverage in the NICU. Eligible candidates must be board certified and/or eligible and have either completed, or plan to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Boston, Massachusetts is a highly desirable location for any physician to practice and live. This historical city is known for its outstanding academic institutions, excellent public and private schools, miles of coastal and island beaches, close proximity to the New Hampshire and Vermont mountains for skiing and outdoor activities, local arts and cultural attractions including the Boston Symphony, Museum of Fine Arts, and of course our Boston Red Sox, Celtics and Bruins, and Patriots. Eligible candidates must be board certified and/or eligible and have either completed or plan to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Join a clinically renowned system devoted to delivering high quality care at a lower cost to patients. We are the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine. We conduct groundbreaking medical and health policy research and are in the top 10 percent of independent institutions receiving federal research funding.

 As an employee of Tufts Medical Center Physician you will receive competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and a generous employer retirement plan contribution.

 Interested candidates, please send your confidential CV to:

 Vicki Chen

VChen@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

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Ellen Sullivan

Esullivan3@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

 

Posted: 03/12/2020
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Long Island, New York

Pediatric Ophthalmologist (Fellowship Trained)

Compensation and Benefits 

  • $315,000 Compensation
  • Two Pension Plans, Save Around $40,000 Annually
  • Sign-on Bonus
  • Moving Expenses
  • $5,000 for CME
  • Earn more with ROP Experience

Responsibilities and Facility Details

  • 32 Patient hours and Flexible clinic schedule
  • Fast ramp up time
  • Protected time for research and/or teaching
  • Huge Academic Medical Center with About 67 Accredited Residency and Fellowship Programs-
  • Outstanding Support Staff

Qualifications and Skills

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship Required
  • Board Eligible to become Board Certified or Board Certified

Community

  • One hour from New York City
  • 40 minutes to JFK and LaGuardia International Airports
  • Outstanding private and public schools
  • 11 miles of beaches
  • 40 minutes to the world-famous Hamptons
  • Everything you will find in a Major Metro without the NYC Traffic in Your Community

Jacqueline Callahan
(214) 442-4189 [call or text]
jcallahan@DeltaPlacement.com

Posted: 01/03/2020
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Pennsylvania

Pediatric Ophthalmologist - AC (Academic Clinician track) - CHOP

University of Pennsylvania: Perelman School of Medicine - Ophthalmology

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Ophthalmology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic clinician track. Expertise is required in the specific area of Pediatric Ophthalmology. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree.  Three years of Ophthalmology Residency and AAPOS-approved pediatric ophthalmology fellowship are required. Must be licensed in Pennsylvania, and licensed or eligible for license in New Jersey; ABO-certified or eligible, AAPOS member or eligible.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching pediatric ophthalmology fellows, ophthalmology and pediatric residents, and medical students.

Clinical responsibilities may include clinical and surgical activity at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) including management of pediatric eye and vision problems in outpatient and inpatient setting, including strabismus and strabismus surgery, amblyopia, refractive abnormalities, consultations for other pediatric specialists, and other childhood eye and vision problems. Clinical practice will include extended evening hours and/or weekend sessions and on-call responsibilities. Clinical practice will also include outpatient clinics and outpatient surgery at CHOP Ambulatory Specialty Centers and Ambulatory Surgery Centers in the Philadelphia region, as well as the primary CHOP hospital site.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Apply at this link https://apply.interfolio.com/71321

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street,  Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).

Posted: 2/13/2020
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Bronx, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Montefiore, DOING MORESM

DOING MORE means building on a history of firsts to create the future of healthcare. For over 100 years, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of medicine with innovations such as the intravenous cardiac pacemaker and one of the nation’s first pediatric kidney transplants. As we move forward, we seek professionals who want to join our team of leaders and trailblazers to advance the health of our communities.

 Montefiore Medical Center is a busy major academic institution serving a diverse urban and suburban population and is the primary teaching hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  Montefiore Medical Center is in the Bronx, a short drive or public transit commute from Manhattan and easily accessible from Westchester County, Long Island and northern New Jersey.

The Position

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine is seeking an additional Board-eligible/certified pediatric ophthalmologist to join our full-time faculty. Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of New York. Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with qualifications.

Department of Ophthalmology faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Candidates will be expected to provide medical and surgical care including consult and emergency services at the Einstein-Montefiore affiliated hospitals including the Children's Hospital at Montefiore; train residents and medical students; and make academic and research contributions.  A new clinical and surgical facility caring for the pediatric subspecialties will be opening in lower Westchester County in late 2020.

To Be Considered

Qualified candidates should e-mail a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references to Roy S. Chuck, MD, PhD, Chairman, c/o Margaret Kealy, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences: mkealy@Montefiore.org.

Montefiore (https://www.montefiore.org) is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posted: 01/02/2020
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Wilmington, DE

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.  

The Division of Ophthalmology at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children of the Nemours Foundation is actively recruiting a fellowship trained BC/BE pediatric ophthalmologist to join a growing clinically and academically active group of pediatric ophthalmologists.  The candidate should have experience in all aspects of general pediatric ophthalmology.   Participation in daily clinical activities including outpatient visits, surgery, and hospital consultation allowing a diverse exposure to all areas of pediatric ophthalmology. In addition to the clinical responsibilities, the physician will participate actively in the education and training of ophthalmology residents and medical students from Thomas Jefferson University.  Academic appointment is awarded by Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University based on established professorial guidelines.

This unique opportunity offers:

  • Anterior and posterior segment surgery capability
  • Comprehensive diagnostic testing capabilities
  • Challenging practice ranging from common pediatric ophthalmology problems to care of ophthalmologic problems in children with complex medical problems
  • Experienced group of pediatric ophthalmologists and exposure to all aspects of pediatric ophthalmology
  • National and region wide referral of patients
  • Affiliation to major academic centers in tristate area
  • Opportunity to train the ophthalmology residents and medical students throughout the academic year.
  • Competitive salary and benefit package

For confidential consideration, please forward your CV to:

Ja’Nikka Caraballo

Physician Recruiter

Janikka.caraballo@nemours.org

As one of the nation’s premier pediatric health care systems, Nemours provides world-class clinical care in four states – Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Located in Wilmington, Delaware, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children offers intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties. Ranked among the nation’s best in pediatric specialty care by U.S. News & World Report, this world-renowned teaching hospital has served children from 42 states and 14 nations.  Extending the world-class care of the Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital, the Nemours Children’s Clinic provides expert care for even more children across the Delaware Valley through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems.

Nemours offers a competitive salary and extensive benefits package that includes bonus incentives, relocation allowance, life insurance, comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage, CME and board maintenance allowances, 403b retirement plan with employer matching and an additional 457b retirement savings plan, educational allowance, paid licensure and malpractice fees, professional membership dues allowance, and more.

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.

For more information and to apply, please visit: https://nemours.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/careers_at_nemours/job/Wilmington-DE/Pediatric-Ophthalmologist_28658

Posted: 11/20/2019
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Providence, RI

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Well established subspecialty practice in Providence, RI, limited to pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus is looking to add a part-time or full-time ophthalmologist to join the practice. We see approximately 10,000 patients per year and carry out 300-400 surgical procedures per year. Surgeries are done both at Hasbro Children's Hospital and a private co-owned subspecialty surgical center.  We have two offices located 15 miles apart. There are a total of seven lanes fully equipped with recently purchased state of the art equipment specific to our subspecialty practice needs. Both offices have in-house practice owned optical dispensaries. We are affiliated with the Brown University ophthalmology residency. We share staffing of a busy NICU and screen and treat ROP.  

Providence is home to world class universities, myriad cultural institutions, and a host of outdoor activities, notably sailing, golf and tennis. Boston is an hour’s drive from Providence and New York is a three hour’s drive down I-95.

Please forward CV to D. Robbins Tien, MD at drtien1234@gmail.com or mail to:  2 Dudley Street, Suite 505, Providence, RI  02905.

Posted: 10/21/2019
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Bethesda, MD

Director, National Eye Institute

The NIH is the center of medical and behavioral research for the Nation

---making essential medical discoveries that improve health and save lives.

Director, National Eye Institute

National Institutes of Health

Department of Health and Human Services

Do you have a vision for the future leadership and direction of NIH’s National Eye Institute? Are you a first-rate Scientific Leader seeking a career at one of the preeminent biomedical research institutes in the nation and the world?  This position offers a unique and exciting opportunity for individuals who have a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, and innovative thinking necessary to lead a dynamic and diverse organization to chart the future of vision research. The National Eye Institute (NEI) supports research into the causes, natural history, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the eye and visual system, and in related fields; basic research in the biology of vision; the training of basic and clinical scientists to carry out this research; and the dissemination of information on research progress in these diseases.  The Director, NEI provides leadership, vision, and direction to the Institute with unparalleled impact on vision research at a national level.  The Director advises the NIH Director and Institute and Center (IC) Directors on science and policy matters concerning disorders of the eye and visual system research and research training and serves as principal liaison with other agencies of the DHHS and Federal Government. To support its mission, the NEI has an annual budget of approximately $800 million and a staff totaling 273 FTEs and approximately 400 non-FTE scientists, other professionals, and support staff.

We are looking for applicants with a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, and innovative thinking necessary to lead within a dynamic and diverse organization focused on vision science. Applicants must possess an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent doctoral degree in a relevant discipline and have senior-level research experience and knowledge of research programs related to eye and visual systems disorders research. For the full list of qualifications, please see the announcement located at http://www.jobs.nih.gov/vacancies/executive.htm.

The successful candidate for this position will be appointed at a salary commensurate with experience and accomplishments, and full Federal benefits, including leave, health and life insurance, retirement and savings plan (401K equivalent) will be provided.

If you are ready for an exciting leadership opportunity, please see the detailed vacancy announcement at http://www.jobs.nih.gov/vacancies/executive.htm     

Application packages must be received by Monday, December 2, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET for consideration in the initial review period.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled

Please contact Brenda Fogel at SeniorRe@od.nih.gov for questions and/or additional information.

DHHS, NIH, AND NEI ARE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERS

Posted: 10/02/2019
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