Cleveland Clinic Pediatrics and Children’s Hospital seek candidates for the position of Director, Center for Pediatric Nephrology. The ideal candidate will be a visionary leader who is excited by leading a world-class academic program, is nationally recognized for his/her experience and accomplishments in clinical care, teaching, and research, and has previous leadership experience. Board certification in Pediatric Nephrology and eligibility for licensure in Ohio are required. Those with a focus in pediatric kidney transplantation are particularly encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will also receive a faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, one of the nation’s leading Universities. Cleveland Clinic Children’s physicians enjoy a collegial work environment within the framework of a large academic group practice, a competitive salary enhanced by a very attractive benefits package, and the opportunity to live in one of the nation’s most up and coming regions of the country.
The Center for Pediatric Nephrology is currently the top-ranked pediatric nephrology program in Northeast Ohio, and has a strong commitment to research as evidenced by individual NIH-funded research and active participation in multiple national research networks including: CKID, NAPRTCS, SCOPE, NEPTUNE, CURE-GN and PNRC (formerly MWPNC). The Center is staffed by 3 board-certified pediatric nephrologists and 1 nurse practitioner, and more than 15 dedicated support personnel who provide more than 4,000 outpatient visits and 1,700 dialysis treatments per year, including outpatient dialysis at a dedicated pediatric dialysis unit. The Center members work in close collaboration with our team of pediatric urologists, top-ranked adult Nephrology and Transplant program members, and the Lerner Research Institute in support of clinical care and basic, clinical, and translational research.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital is one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report with 389 staffed beds across all Northeast Ohio-based locations. The more than 300 physicians of Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital have expertise across 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties, and provide over 800,000 outpatient visits, support 13,000 inpatient admissions, more than 10,000 surgeries, and accept over 1,600 transports per year from around the nation and globe.
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Cleveland Clinic Children’s was ranked as a national leader in pediatric clinical care by U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 edition of “Best Children’s Hospitals", and earned national recognition from U.S. News in nine specialties.
About Cleveland Clinic Children’s
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is a part of the Cleveland Clinic health system and offers full medical, surgical and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents. Cleveland Clinic Children’s supports 126 acute care beds at Cleveland Clinic's main campus and 284 pediatric beds system wide; in addition, pediatric services are available at 43 Clinic sites in Northeast Ohio. A staff of more than 300 full-time pediatricians and sub-specialists see 800,000 pediatric visits each year and provide hospital care for 18,000 children per year.
Cleveland Clinic Children's offers three facilities dedicated to the medical, surgical and rehabilitative care of infants, children and adolescents. Our Inpatient Hospital and Outpatient Center are both located at our main campus in Cleveland, OH. We also offer inpatient and outpatient care at many of our regional hospitals and family health centers throughout Northeast Oh...io. Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation offers inpatient care, day hospital care and a comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient services and is located in the Shaker Heights neighborhood of Cleveland, OH.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is a non-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center integrating clinical care, research and education. Cleveland Clinic Children’s consistently ranks among the “Best Children’s Hospitals” by U.S.News & World Report. Visit us online at www.clevelandclinic.org/childrens and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/clevelandclinicchildrens.
About Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S.News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. More than 3,000 full-time salaried physicians and researchers and 11,000 nurses represent 120 medical specialties and subspecialties. The Cleveland Clinic health system includes a main campus near downtown Cleveland, eight community hospitals, more than 75 Northern Ohio outpatient locations, including 16 full-service Family Health Centers, Cleveland Clinic Florida, the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, Cleveland Clinic Canada, and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. In 2013, there were 5.5 million outpatient visits throughout the Cleveland Clinic health system and 157,000 hospital admissions. Patients came for treatment from every state and from more than 130 countries. Visit us at www.clevelandclinic.org.