The University of Michigan Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine is seeking a BC/BE Adolescent Medicine Physician. Candidates should have broad training in all areas of adolescent medicine and be experienced in providing clinical care to adolescents with complex medical and mental health needs. Additionally, candidates should have experience and skills in working with diverse populations of patients, learners, and colleagues. The Division currently provides outpatient consultative clinical care for adolescents with a wide variety of healthcare needs, including eating disorders, chronic illness care, depression, anxiety, and reproductive health issues. Other specific multidisciplinary programs run by the division include the University of Michigan Comprehensive Eating Disorders Program and the Child & Adolescent Gender Services Program. The division works closely with the University of Michigan’s Adolescent Health Initiative on a variety of public health and advocacy programs for youth. Teaching is a key component of the position involving medical students, resident, and fellow level trainees. The Adolescent Medicine fellowship program was founded in 2019 and is the only program in the state of Michigan. Opportunities for participation in clinical research and quality improvement projects are abundant. Academic rank on the clinical track is open, commensurate with experience.
Ann Arbor is a fantastic place to live and raise a family. It has been named as one of the top places to live in America and also the most educated city in the country. The downtown has a pleasant small-city atmosphere with local restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Nearby wooded neighborhoods offer excellent housing. This area of the state offers many opportunities for spectator sports, museums, and live music/theater.
The University of Michigan, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital opened in 2011. The hospital features a 12-story inpatient tower and nine-story clinic tower, a dedicated pediatric emergency department, an on-site Ronald McDonald House, and private rooms. The hospital also offers a home for specialty services not offered anywhere else in Michigan for newborns, children, and pregnant women.
The University of Michigan Medical School’s nine basic science and 20 clinical departments have uncommon depth and amazing collegiality among faculty and staff leading to extraordinary collaborations. Our research enterprise, clinical care, and educational programs consistently rank among the best in the nation. We are committed to excellence in all areas of our mission and are a fun and welcoming division.
Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department of Pediatrics, like the University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status. The University of Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.