The University of Wisconsin Department of Psychiatry in Madison, WI, is seeking two Board Certified/Board Eligible Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists to expand its clinical and academic programs.
UW Health is the integrated health system of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health serving more than 600,000 patients each year in the Upper Midwest and beyond with 1,400 physicians and 16,500 staff at six hospitals and 80 outpatient sites.
Madison is consistently recognized as one of the happiest and healthiest places to live and work in the US, having been ranked as one of the most beautiful, bike-friendly, and environmentally "green" cities in the country. Madison was also most recently named the third-best place to practice medicine in the US by Medscape.
A blend of clinical, teaching, and research activities based on candidate interest and skills.
Primarily provide pediatric psychiatry care across outpatient and inpatient settings with some coverage of adult outpatient care.
Responsibilities can include didactic and clinical teaching of fellows, residents, medical students, and other health care trainees.
Supervision and mentorship of residents/fellows/trainees.
Multi-disciplinary and collaborative team of physicians, nurses, mental health therapists, mental health associates, and social workers.
Available positions on the non-tenure tracks at the assistant, associate, and full professor levels.
Full or Part-Time (50-100%) positions available, with one call week approximately every 8 weeks
The University of Wisconsin provides a highly competitive compensation package and excellent benefits.
Superb commitment to improving the lives of youth and families struggling from mental and behavioral health problems.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME psychiatry residency and child/adolescent fellowship training program
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Wisconsin Medical License obtained by start date
Ability to obtain and/or maintain DEA certification for the State of Wisconsin
At least one year of clinical experience in the treatment of psychiatric disorders preferred.
Credentialed with UW Health managed care plans, credentialing, and staff privileges at UW Hospital, Unity Point Health Meriter Hospital, and VA Middleton by start date.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
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The University of Wisconsin is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.
About University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Psychiatry
The UW Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry provides exceptional patient-focused mental health care for children, adolescents, and their families in Wisconsin. We provide unique educational and research opportunities for trainees and faculty to build the next generation of mental health researchers and clinicians devoted to improving the mental health of youth and families. We conduct multidisciplinary research spanning neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and sociology to better understand the nature of mental illness in youth and develop novel prevention and treatment strategies for affected youth. Finally, we work with families and community partners to improve access to and delivery of mental health care for youth in Wisconsin.
Relationships. We build relationships with each patient, their family, and healthcare team to provide quality collaborative care and meet each child and family’s unique goals through a variety of treatment options.
Dedication. Our team brings compassion, expertise, and innovation to each patient’s clinical care. We strive to deliver the mental health care we would expect for our own family.
Partnership. Each and every child,... adolescent, family member, guardian, and provider we work with is an integral part of our clinical care, education, and research values. We believe in a collaborative approach with input and clinical care decisions from everyone on the patient’s care team, and involvement of community supports to achieve well-being for each child, adolescent, and their family.