Assistant Professor - Renal - Pediatrics - Renal (90002440)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7066746 (Ref.No. 3887-en_US)
Posted: June 5, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Summary

We are seeking a qualified physician to promote the mission, vision and goals of the Renal Section, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) and Texas Children's Hospital (TCH).

Job Duties
  • Provide safe, timely, effective, and efficient patient care at TCH Main Campus; care may also be provided at TCH-West Campus and TCH- Woodlands. Provide clinical leadership to medical and nursing staff. Role model ethical and professional behavior with every interaction. Supervise and educate medical and nursing staff when appropriate in the care of nephrology patients. Promote and practice evidence based medicine (EBM). Participate in quality improvement processes. Facilitate communication with referring physicians and promote outreach strategies. Serve on appropriate committees for clinical programs and strategic growth in community locations.
  • Mentorship of renal fellows, residents, and medical students. Promote the academic mission of BCM and TCH in terms of research and scholarly activity. Represent BCM and TCH at local, regional and national gatherings.
  • Participate in continuing professional development activities to maintain personal knowledge and skills as appropriate (e.g. section sponsored activities, continuing medical education as well as maintenance of certification requirements for the ABP). Participate in local, regional, and national quality improvement committees. Stay current in the nephrology literature.
  • Develop educational material and programs that focus on improving health care competence of patients and families. Develop educational program for fellows to promote community based nephrology.
Minimum Qualifications

Education: Pediatrics board-certified and board-certified/eligible pediatric nephrology.
Licensure: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.



 

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