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Pediatric Allergist- The University of Maryland School of Medicine

 


  • Position Code
    03-314-449 FY20
  • Client
    University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Location
    University of Maryland Childrens Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
  • Contact
    Christina Harmon

    Physician Sourcing and
    phone: (443) 462-5236
  • Preferred Specialty
    Pediatric, Allergy and Immunology

Overview

Tomorrow's Medicine. Today at UMMS.

The University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics is recruiting a third clinical allergist for this growing service that provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient evaluations for children throughout the State.  The candidate will attend clinics for allergy and immunology (including primary immunodeficiency) for children. The position would also involve attending on the inpatient allergy and the inpatient immunology consult services for children. Clinical research activities center around allergy and asthma.  For candidates interested in research, a thriving research community exists within the department and on campus with several core facilities providing support for allergy-related clinical or basic research. Qualified candidates must be Board Certified in Pediatrics, and Board Eligible/Certified in Allergy or achieve certification in the next cycle.  The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level depending on credentials.

The Department of Pediatrics, the second largest clinical department in the School of Medicine, consists of 23 pediatric sub-specialties, with over 120 faculty members.  A major children’s healthcare facility in the community, the region, and the State, we are actively expanding clinical, research and teaching efforts.  Located on the modern and urban campus of the University of Maryland at Baltimore, the School of Medicine is one of seven professional schools. The campus is within walking distance to the Baltimore Inner Harbor, National Aquarium, Baltimore Convention Center, Hippodrome Theatre, Oriole Park at Camden Yards and Baltimore Ravens M&T Bank Stadium.  Close to historic Annapolis Maryland, the Chesapeake Bay, Washington DC, and many residential communities with private and public schools, the campus offers easy access to all major highways and BWI airport.  Additionally, the area offers an excellent quality of life with immense cultural and recreational opportunities.  We offer an excellent benefits package, including relocation reimbursement. 

Please refer to position # 03-314-449

UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.

Client Description

The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) is the heart of the University of Maryland Medical System's downtown campus. The hospital provides comprehensive care for the West Baltimore community and tertiary care for Maryland and the surrounding area. The hospital has more intensive care beds than any other hospital in Maryland.

Hospital Description

UMMC is an 814-licensed bed medical center offering inpatient and outpatient treatment, as well as emergency and urgent care. Long known for exceptional treatment in trauma, cancer and children’s medicine, UMMC continues to be a leader in preparing physicians to care for patients in a variety of fields. Our 8900 employees—highly trained and dedicated staff, nurses and physicians—provide patients with the most innovative treatment through the latest technology.

UMMC serves community health care and education with the commitment of improving Baltimore and its residents.  We are a valued employer and a strong presence in the West Baltimore community and throughout the state.

Community Description

Baltimore is one of the most interesting Mid-Atlantic cities for entertainment and affordable living. Packed with art, music and sports, Baltimore has plenty to do each season. Weekends host some of the best ethnic and music festivals, outdoor dining and shopping. The surrounding area offers up rail trails that run north to Pennsylvania and across Western Maryland. Hiking, biking, tubing and even whitewater rafting satisfies outdoor interests.

Baltimore is home to many neighborhoods with distinct personalities that attract people from all over the country. There is also a strong collection of colleges and universities, as well as public and private schools. With a hometown symphony, baseball and football teams, and a variety of seafood and local charm, Baltimore serves as a comfortable yet stimulating town.