Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Nemours Children's Health, Jacksonville is seeking a Neuromuscular Pediatric Neurologist to join our faculty.
This Neuromuscular leadership position represents an outstanding opportunity to further facilitate the growth of Nemours Neuroscience Institute in Florida. The Neuromuscular specialist will guide further development of the in- and out-patient EMG lab. Our center is one of four Florida State sponsored treatment centers for spinal muscular atrophy detected on newborn screening.
The physician will join an academic division of Neurology with subspecialty boarded faculty, including 4 Epileptologists (2 Surgical Epileptologists), 2 Sleep Medicine, 1 Neuromuscular disorders and 1 Neuro-Immunology and 1 Neuro-oncologist and a future neuro-intensivist and fetal-neonatal neurologist. Additionally, there are 3 pediatric neurosurgeons on faculty.
Our tertiary children's hospital is the largest in Florida with 277 beds with a Level 1 trauma center. All our neurology faculty hold academic appointments at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine - Jacksonville campus.
We have a pediatric neurology residency training with 2 residents per year in conjunction with Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical education. The pediatric neurology residency is very competitive with a total of 10 pediatric neurology residents in our program. Additionally, faculty are involved in teaching 20 Mayo adult neurology residents, 40 University of Florida pediatric residents, as well as medical students and a number of neurology and pediatric fellowship training programs.
The successful candidate must be eligible for unrestricted Florida license, have completed a Pediatric Neurology Residency and be ABPN Certified/Eligible in Pediatric Neurology. Have an interest in a leadership role and leverage our neuromuscular relationships with Mayo adult neuromuscular disorders to further current neuromuscular fellowship program. Additionally, must have completed a Neuromuscular/EMG fellowship and be neuromuscular board eligible or certified.
Interested candidates should send their formal CV to:
Zac Wilberger, Physician Recruiter
Nemours Children's Health
Nemours Children's Health is an internationally recognized, multi-site pediatric healthcare system built upon a centralized, efficient and collaborative infrastructure committed to improving the health of all children. The mission of Nemours is to improve the health and health care of children by seeking new approaches to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood diseases, and to educate the next generation of leaders in children's health.