Penn State Health Physician Recruitment
Hershey, Pennsylvania
Apr 23, 2021
Apr 23, 2022
Full Time
Position Type



The Division of Rheumatology in the Department of Medicine at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine (Hershey, PA) is seeking an NIHfunded Clinical Investigator/Scientist with a research focus in any area of rheumatology or autoimmune disease, including clinical, translational and basic science investigations. We have an active fellowship training program, a research portfolio supported by NIH and industry as well as ongoing collaborations with other departments including Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonary Medicine, Microbiology/Immunology, Genetics and Public Health Sciences. The campus offers readily accessible core facilities in all areas including flow cytometry, microscopy and genetics, an NIH-funded CTSA and a large clinical trials office. Collaborative interactions with the main Penn State campus at University Park are encouraged.

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a 551-bed adult and pediatric Level I trauma center. As Central Pennsylvania s only academic medical center and home to Penn State Hershey Children s Hospital and Penn State College of Medicine, we are sought out as a resource for the most complex adult and pediatric cases. We are committed to provide a professional environment that supports staff development and quality patient care.

Our location in Hershey, PA offers a great place to live, with a reasonable cost of living and excellent local schools. The community is rich in history and cultural diversity. We are within a short driving distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, New York City, Baltimore, and Washington DC as well as to the Appalachian Trail, a very unique combination.

Appropriate candidates must possess a MD, MD/PhD or foreign equivalent, NIH funding and the ability to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Appointments may be to the fixed-term or tenure track, as appropriate.

Qualified applicants should contact: Nancy Olsen, M.D. Professor and Division Chief of Rheumatology c/o Heather Peffley, PHR, FASPR Physician Recruiter Penn State Health hpeffley@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

Penn State Health is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.


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