This is a full-time faculty position providing pediatric care to infants, children, adolescents, and youth at Doernbecher Children\u2019s Hospital\u2019s. In addition to seeing patients at OHSU Doernbecher there may be intermittent assignments to provide ambulatory services in the outreach clinics in the region. Pediatric faculty members at OHSU also provide clinical teaching and supervision of pediatric fellows, residents and medical students in the clinic. This position will educate both in the clinical environment and through conferences, seminars, and interdepartmental activities in the region. There are opportunities for other scholarly activity and education. Faculty are also expected to participate as assigned in departmental and institutional administrative committees.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm