We are seeking a talented full-time CAP who will be responsible for overseeing our Outpatient Psychiatry Service. We are looking for a physician who can enhance our specialty outpatient clinic, strengthen our expanding pediatric behavioral health integration program, and help expand our telepsychiatry initiatives. We are looking for a collaborative individual who can build working partnerships across disciplines both inside and outside the Department.This position will ensure the highest quality teaching and education of child psychiatry fellows and general psychiatry residents. Opportunity will be provided for involvement in scholarly activities and quality improvement initiatives. This is the ideal position for the CAP who envisions an academic career impacting mental health care through enhancing the accessibility and quality of outpatient psychiatric services for children and their families.
Candidates must be board eligible/certified in general and child/adolescent psychiatry. All positions will include a Harvard Medical School appointment, which will be at least one rank below professor with salary dependent upon experience and qualifications. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Boston Children's Hospital is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Embedded in Boston Children's Hospital, the #1 children's hospital from the U.S. News & World Report, the Department of Psychiatry (Department) is committed to the development and implementation of a responsive behavioral health care continuum so as to provide children and adolescents with the right services in the right setting at the right time. To do so, the Department has embraced a stepped-care approach to mental health care whereby patients are grouped into mild, moderate, or severe levels of functioning as a means of determining the most effective care setting. The Department embraces that the establishment of an effective behavioral health care continuum will require successful collaborative care partnerships between psychiatry specialty care, primary care providers, school professionals, and community mental health providers. With nearly 50 child psychiatrists and over 100 psychologists, besides the CBAT unit, the Department provides has outpatient, inpatient, CL, and school-based specialty psychiatry services. The Department is committed to the highest quality of care, innovative research, education of the next generation of educators, and the wellness of its staff.