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which also has a campus in Madrid, Spain, is recognized for world-class
academics, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong
commitment to faith and service.
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Academic Position (General Pediatrician) in Division of Pediatric
Saint Louis University (SLU), a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to
student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking General
Pediatrician applicants for full time faculty positions in the Division of
Pediatric Emergency Medicine within the Department of Pediatrics at SSM Health
Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital (CGCH). Applicants should: 1) be BE/BC
in Pediatrics, 2) have a strong clinical background and experience in
pediatric emergency medicine, 3) have a commitment to excellence in patient
care and medical education, and 4) meet requirements to obtain Missouri and
The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) has 11 faculty members
and has primary responsibility for the care of patients at SSM Health CGCH
Emergency Department. SSM Health CGCH is a 190-bed freestanding hospital and
Level I Pediatric Trauma Center located in midtown Saint Louis that cares for
over 50,000 patients per year. The hospital serves a diverse population from
the inner city, the metropolitan area, and a 200-mile referral radius in
Missouri and Illinois. The medical staff includes over 150 full-time Saint
Louis University School of Medicine faculty. The PEM division provides 24/7
coverage for the emergency department and includes double and triple attending
coverage during peak hours. The PEM division also has a fully accredited
fellowship-training program with 6 fellows. Lower acuity patients are cared
for by pediatric nurse practitioners that staff the department from 9 am to 1
am each day. Staffing is adjusted to average 2 new patient contacts per hour.
As employees of SLU, faculty members are given a very generous compensation
package that includes matching retirement contributions and are eligible to
receive free tuition at SLU as well as tuition exchange at other universities
for dependents under the age of 25 years.
Saint Louis University requires COVID-19 vaccinations for all students,
staff, and faculty who are physically present on our St. Louis campuses. As a
prospective and/or a new employee at Saint Louis University, you will be/are
required to comply with the University's vaccination protocol. Proof of full
vaccination is required before the start of employment in order to work at
Saint Louis University. If you are not vaccinated, you are required to begin
the vaccination process at the time of your first day of employment and submit
proof of full vaccination within 30 days of your start date. Exemptions may be
granted on the grounds of religious beliefs or medical circumstances. Failure
to comply with the vaccine requirement within 30 days of an employee's start
date will result in termination of the employment.
Applicants must include: 1) a cover letter; 2) a resume/curriculum vitae.
You can upload these items on the third page "My experience" of the
Medical Provider Primary Appointment 12 mo.
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Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied
for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin,
disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status,
gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage
applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with
disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for
completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please
contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.