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Geneticist - The University of Maryland School of Medicine

 


  • Position Code
    03-314-415 FY 17
  • Client
    University of Maryland Medical Center
  • Location
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201
  • Contact
    Sometheak Phang

    Physician Recruitment Specialist
    phone: 477-2475
  • Preferred Specialty
    Geneticist

Overview

The University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Human Genetics is seeking an ABMGG eligible/certified MD or MD/PhD clinical geneticist with an interest in metabolic diseases for an exciting clinical and scholarly position. The candidate will be expected to have primarily clinical and teaching responsibilities; appointment and compensation commensurate with experience and qualifications. However, candidates with funded research programs are also encourage to apply.  The successful applicant will join a well-established, innovative, busy and growing program.  There is excellent departmental and institutional support and mentoring for individual and collaborative scholarly activities.  The Division of Human Genetics provides comprehensive clinical genetics services to the entire institution in pediatrics and adult medicine, and collaborates with other genetics services of the institution including cancer genetics and prenatal genetics providers.  Three full service clinical biochemical genetics and cytogenetics labs are on-site as part of the institution, as is a clinical diagnostic and translational genomics laboratory.

The new faculty member will also have an appointment in the Interdepartmental Program in Personalized and Genomic Medicine in the School of Medicine (http://medschool.umaryland.edu/genetics/)  The University of Maryland has graduate programs in Epidemiology and Human Genetics, and Genomic Medicine as well as an accredited Genetic Counseling training program.   

The University of Maryland Medical Center is a major academic tertiary care center serving Baltimore, the State of Maryland, and the mid-Atlantic region. As the oldest public medical school in the United States, the University of Maryland School of Medicine has an established tradition of outstanding clinical care, education, and research.  The Department of Pediatrics is deeply committed to promoting children’s health in the community and across the State, while supporting innovative clinical programs and expanding research initiatives. 

We are located near the downtown Inner Harbor area, just one of Baltimore’s many outstanding attractions. From fine arts and orchestras to professional sports teams, first-class dining and shopping to a wealth of historical sites, our city offers a full range of recreational and cultural opportunities. Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and even New York City are within easy reach, as well as beaches to the east and mountains to the west. Educational excellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighbourhoods and urban living options. Visit us online at www.ummsphysician.jobs to learn more.

Interested candidates should contact:             Please refer to Position # 03-314-415

Sometheak Phang

Physician Recruitment Specialist

sometheakphang@umm.edu

Hospital 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.

Community Description

We invite you to explore Baltimore, a vibrant city on the water where you will find something new around every corner. This is a city that is growing and evolving with new hotels, and new and expanding attractions. Whether you live in the area or are planning a visit, this is a destination filled with surprises and hidden treasures just waiting to be discovered.

Baltimore's world-renowned Inner Harbor is surrounded by historic neighborhoods where you will find city living at its best with unique shops and restaurants for every style and taste. The city enjoys a vibrant arts scene and embraces its history and influence on American culture. Excellent private schools, Moderate taxes, Rich historical heritage and a Short commute from area suburbs.