Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Nemours Children's Health, Jacksonville is seeking a Pediatric Neurointensivist to join our faculty.
Our center has an 8 bed Neuro Critical Care Unit with bedside MRI, the only one in Florida. The service includes 80% hospital service and 20% clinic service to follow up on discharges. Our clinic is conveniently adjoined to the hospital via skybridge.
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, 1 Neuro-Immunology, 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.
For confidential consideration please forward your formal CV to:
Raj Sheth, MD Division Chief
Nemours Children's Health, Jacksonville has a long-standing affiliation with Wolfson Children's Hospital; a 280-bed free standing Children's Hospital. Our main campus clinic and ambulatory space connects via skybridge to the hospital, ORs, and inpatient units. We have an excellent clinical trials team, and research opportunities abound as data and trials can span all 4 Nemours sites within the integrated multistate Nemours organization. Wolfson Children's Hospital is the top destination in the region for premature and critically ill newborns in their 70-bed Level IV NICU and is the area's only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center. Our academic partner, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, allows our faculty to enjoy an academic appointment to the level of their expertise.
At our four clinic locations in the Jacksonville area, Nemours is a leading provider of pediatric specialty care with many of our pediatric specialists regularly recognized as the "Best Doctors in America(r)". We offer comprehensive, family-centered care in more than 30 pediatric specialties. Several of those specialties in collaboration with Wolfson Children's Hospital, have been named among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report
One of the fastest growing areas of Florida, Jacksonville is home to many arts venues, numerous festivals, national and international sporting events including the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars and the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp AA minor league baseball team, exceptional golf courses as well as world-class art and culture. The annual Players Championship held at the nearby TPC course is an internationally recognized sporting event. We have excellent public and private schools coupled with a low cost-of-living and no state-income tax. We are ideally located on the St. Johns River within minutes of Atlantic coast beaches and a short drive to the Jacksonville International Airport.
The mission of Nemours is to provide leadership, institutions and services to restore and improve the health of children through care and programs not readily available, with one high standard of quality and distinction regardless of the recipient's financial status. Nemours is committed to providing patient- and family-centered health care; educating the next generation of health care providers through a variety of education affiliations; offering extensive online and in-person continuing medical education; providing health and wellness information for kids, teens, parents and educators via KidsHealth.org; and offering families 24/7 access to virtual consults with Nemours pediatricians via computer or mobile devices.