Pediatric Surgeon Opening In Orange County
The Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery at CHOC Children's Hospital seeks a full-time board certified or eligible pediatric surgeon to join a seven-surgeon Division as a pediatric surgeon at CHOC Children's and as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of California at Irvine to begin in July or August, 2020. The Division is seeking a pediatric surgeon with an interest in pediatric trauma, demonstrated research and teaching ability, and, preferably, interest or additional training in surgical critical care.
Collegiality, excellent clinical skills, a strong work ethic, and a desire to give back by contributing to the Division's teaching and research efforts are traits that will define the successful candidate. Orange County, California has an excellent quality of life, with beaches, mountains, world-class restaurants, strong schools, and nearly perfect weather contributing to the Division's excellent retention rate.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
The successful applicant must have an M.D. degree and be board certified or eligible in Pediatric Surgery and (preferably) Critical Care. Excellent clinical skills, an interest in trauma care, and scholarly achievement in clinical research are essential. The ability to interact well with patients, families, colleagues, partners, and hospital personnel are particularly important to the group.