Director, Palliative Care Program Perelman School of Medicine - Department of Medicine
Location: Philadelphia, PA Open Date: Aug 15, 2021 Deadline: Aug 15, 2023 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Penn Medicine and the Department of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in the non-tenure clinician educator track. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. In addition, applicants must be ABIM certified in Medicine and Palliative Care and also may be ABIM certified or eligible in a medical specialty related to Palliative Care.
Responsibilities include serving as Director of Penn Medicine's nationally recognized Palliative Care Program. The clinical program consists of inpatient providers at all Penn Medicine hospitals, consultative services at select oncology and non-oncology practices, and a strong home-based palliative care program.
Candidates should have leadership experience and a distinguished record of original research, strong clinical and educational skills, a demonstrated commitment to all missions of the division, and proven excellence in mentoring, leadership, and administrative abilities.
The Director will also be a member of Penn's nationally recognized Palliative and Advanced Illness Research (PAIR) Center. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build on an enormously strong foundation of excellence, including innovative research, renowned clinical services, and prominent educational programs.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
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).
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