Staff Clinician-T42

Montgomery County, Maryland
Jan 15, 2019
Apr 15, 2019
Dr. Leslie Biesecker
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent, Research

Staff Clinician-T42 National Institutes of Health Vacancy in the following location: Montgomery County, MD Salary Range-Based on qualifications Series & Grade - AD-0602-00/00 Supervisory Status-No Who May Apply-US Citizens and Non-Citizens Job Description

The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, and Institutes and Centers, visit

This position is located in the Clinical Genomics Section of the Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch (MGMGB), Division of Intramural Research (DIR), National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). The DIR of NHGRI plans, supports, and administers intramural, collaborative, and field research into human genetic diseases and develops therapeutic protocols in its laboratories and clinics. Members of MGMGB provide patient care, perform clinical and basic research, and engage in teaching and training of future investigators, including fellows enrolled in an American Board of Medical Genetics training program.

The ideal candidate will be board certified or board-eligible in Clinical Genetics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Pediatric Endocrinology or another equivalent specialty if they have training and skills in therapeutic trials, and who is familiar with working collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Under the direction of Chief, this position will serve as a Staff Clinician for clinical research protocols. These protocols seek to explore new therapeutic options for overgrowth and other genetic disorders. This candidate will work in concert with one or more physicians, genetic counselors, nurses, or nurse practitioners. The incumbent will work with a variety of other members from the Clinical Center including but not limited to: physicians and scientists, therapists, social workers, pharmacists, dieticians, technicians, clinical research nurses, nurse specialists and a variety of support and ancillary staff. In addition, the incumbent is expected to work with members of the national and international community health care team in support of the patient research subjects. 

For more information and/or interested applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a detailed letter of interest and the three references to:

Dr. Leslie Biesecker