Academic Pediatric Child Abuse Physician Opportunity in Southern California
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group
June 20, 2017
Loma Linda, California
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Groups Department of Pediatrics, Division of Forensic Pediatrics is seeking two Child Abuse Physicians to join their dedicated team.
Applicants must be board eligible/certified in Forensic Pediatrics. These physicians would practice at Loma Linda University Childrens Hospital and the Children's Assessment Center (CAC) of San Bernardino, California (www.cacsbc.com).
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Childrens Hospital and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population approaching 4 million.
Loma Linda University's Medical Center and Childrens Hospital is the only Level I Trauma Center serving a four county area that covers approximately 25 percent of the state.
The CAC is an outpatient clinic of LLUMC and is located at 700 East Gilbert Street in San Bernardino, California.The nationally accredited CAC is the only resource in San Bernardino County (the largest contiguous county in the United States) that provides coordinated medical and forensic evaluations for maltreated children. The freestanding location allows for streamlined services for patients as well as enabling easy communication with our multidisciplinary partners including law enforcement, prosecutors, child protective services, mental health providers and victim advocates. It is a dynamic group of professionals who are passionate about providing high-quality forensic evaluation services to the children of our county.
CAC physicians provide both inpatient and outpatient consultations for suspected abuse and neglect. The CAC is active in education for pediatric residents, community members and service providers. It also has an accredited fellowship in child abuse pediatrics and has accepted a fellow for 2016. The furriest member of the team is Mack the Sheepdog, a full-time onsite therapy dog who emphasizes the teams dedication to providing a warm, child-friendly environment for children who visit the center.By joining our team, a candidate would have an outstanding opportunity not only for clinical practice, but also for lecturing, teaching and research as a faculty member of the Loma Linda University School of Medicine.
Professional growth opportunities can be developed from the successful applicants areas of interest. A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.
San Bernardino is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs. Nestled at the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains, the area has convenient access to beach cities, snow sports, hiking and a variety of other outdoor activities. Within an hour of metropolitan Los Angeles, five ski resorts and many exciting desert cities, the area provides easy access to countless cultural activities, entertainment opportunities and even dozens of reputable institutions of higher learning. This region also has excellent private and public school systems.
Interested candidates, please send your CV to: Mike Unterseher - Director of Physician Recruitment 800-328-1163 recruitMD@llu.edu
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital and School of Medicine with the mission is to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center and Children’s Hospital has one of the largest academic teaching and clinical programs in the United States and serves a population of approx...imately 3.5 million people.
Loma Linda University is located East of Los Angeles known as the Inland Empire. The beaches of Newport, Laguna, and Malibu are only 60-90 minutes to the West, with superb swimming, sunbathing, surfing, and sailing. Also 60 minutes to the West downtown Los Angeles, with its top-quality restaurants, world-renowned museums, opera, and other cultural opportunities. The Big Bear Mountain Ski resort is about 1 hour drive from LLU. The golf courses, shopping, and spas of Palm Springs are a 60-minute drive to the East and World-class Mammoth Mountain resort is a 6-hour drive to the North.
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