Advocate Children's Hospital

Chicago,  IL 
United States
http://www.advocatechildrenshosptial.com
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Advocate Children’s Hospital seek Dir. & Geneticists Chicago

Profile

Advocate Children’s Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the Nation’s Best Children's Hospitals for pediatric cardiology and heart surgery, and many physicians on staff here have been recognized among the Top Doctors regionally and nationally in their field. As part of Advocate Health Care, Advocate Children’s Hospital is the largest network provider of pediatric services in Illinois and among the top 10 in the nation. The two main campuses are located in the Chicago metropolitan region– Oak Lawn in the southwest and Park Ridge in the northwest, and additional services accessible at other Advocate hospitals throughout the state. Advocate Children’s Hospital serves as a major referral center for infants and children. Through a special, wholistic approach, Advocate Children’s Hospital combines some of the country’s most respected medical talent with exceptional and compassionate care. In fact, the children’s hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s leaders in pediatric cardiology and neonatology, and numerous physicians have been recognized as being among the Top Doctors regionally and nationally in their field. The hospital is staffed by more than 500 pediatricians and more than 300 pediatric subspecialists, who offer a wide range of specialized services for children. The Division of Clinical Genetics is a growing program within a large, stable, growing healthcare system. Opportunities for growth and expansion of services are desired in general genetics as well as specialty programs such as cardiogenetics and neurogenetics. In addition, we seek an enthusiastic approach to education of rotating medical students, genetic counseling students, and residents as well as didactic lectures for various medical students, residents, and fellows. Certification in pediatrics (or internal medicine) preferred. Leadership experience preferred. Advocate Health Care is part of the 10th largest healthcare delivery systems in the US with 12 hospitals in Illinois .