Chairperson, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Physician Affiliate Group of New York
The Bronx, New York
Sep 16, 2019
Sep 15, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

Jacobi Medical Center is the largest public hospital in the Bronx (500+ beds) and a Level 1 Trauma Center. Jacobi is a major academic affiliation and teaching site of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Recognized as the regional hyperbaric center and regional snakebite center for the tri-state area, Jacobi offers state of the art medical care, delivered with compassion, dignity, and respect. From preventive medicine to cutting-edge specialty services, Jacobi provides first class care in a wide range of services and specialties.

North Central Bronx Hospital (NCBH) represents the best that a community hospital has to offer: quality care in a friendly and familiar setting. NCBH has earned a fine reputation in a number of service areas, including primary care, geriatric services, women's health, pediatrics, asthma programs and others.

The Chair will be responsible for overseeing/leading the clinical, academic, and administrative affairs of the Department, which performs over 4000 deliveries annually and provides active gynecologic and subspecialty services to a diverse urban population. Jacobi Medical Center is a Level-III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Residents and medical students from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine spend a substantial part of their education here.

Successful candidate will be BC in OB/GYN, eligible or licensed to practice in NYS, and have prior clinical/administrative experience in a teaching hospital. Proven leadership skills, facility for consensus-building, and recognition for excellence in clinical medicine, scholarship, and teaching will be expected, as will solid communication skills, and appropriate academic credentials to be eligible for a faculty appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level.

Interested parties should send their curriculum vitae with a cover letter via e-mail to:

John McNelis MD FACS

Chair Woman Health's Search Committee


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