We are seeking a full-time child and adolescent psychiatrist to join our nationally recognized multidisciplinary pediatric psychiatry consultation-liaison service. This position involves assessment and treatment of patients hospitalized on inpatient medical and surgical units as well as teaching and education of pediatric trainees, child psychiatry fellows, psychology trainees and medical students. Support will be provided for involvement in scholarly activities and quality improvement initiatives on the service. We are looking for a collaborative individual who can build working partnerships across disciplines and departments. This is the ideal position for the CAP wanting an academic career in the field of pediatric consultation-liaison psychiatry.
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. CV and brief statement detailing relevant experience should be submitted electronically to Patricia Ibeziako, MD, Associate Chief for Clinical Services, Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Internal Number: 2019.11.08
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.