Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician

The University of Utah School of Medicine in Utah

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted November 13, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine is recruiting a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician.  The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician will provide clinical, administrative, research and teaching expertise for the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) in its four-fold mission of clinical service, scholarship/research, administration of ED, RTU and associated programs, and education of trainees in pediatric emergency medical care.

Qualified candidates must have a M.D. or D.O., degree and be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.  The selected candidate will receive a faculty appointment on the clinical or tenure track in the Department of Pediatrics.  Rank will be dependent on qualifications. 


The University of Utah and Department of Pediatrics offer an excellent benefits package that includes 20.2% retirement contributions that vest immediately, excellent health care choices and an education loan repayment program. The Department offers a departmental research core with mentoring, as well as education and leadership opportunities. 


Salt Lake City is a diverse major metropolitan area with outstanding restaurants, arts and music.  Recreation is unparalleled with 6 ski resorts within 30 minutes and 5 national parks within an easy 4 hour drive. It is serviced by a convenient international airport with direct flights to most major cities. 


Interested individuals can apply at  Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required.  For additional information about the position, please contact: Howard Kadish, M.D., at


The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans preference. Reasonable accommodations provided. Additional information is available at:


The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect.  The University of Utah HSC values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.

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