SLUCare Physician Group, a member of SSM Health is seeking faculty to join a busy academic group . The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology consists of 7 pediatric gastroenterologists, 2 clinical PNP, GI fellows, dedicated GI clinical nurses, and dedicated procedure staff with support from psychologists and dietitians. The division has busy outpatient and inpatient services based at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, a 190 licensed bed, free-standing children's hospital affiliated with the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. The division serves an active liver transplant program, a short bowel and nutritional support team, a multidisciplinary obesity clinic, over 200 IBD patients as part of Improve Care Now, a dedicated full-service GI motility program, a food allergy program, and interacts with the CF center.
The Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology Division also has ongoing, NIH-funded clinical and basic science research projects within the division, and a working relationship with the Saint Louis University School of Public Health. Close clinical and research ties are maintained with the Saint Louis University Liver Center. Excellent opportunities for teaching in both didactic and clinical settings are available at the medical student and post-graduate levels.
Candidates must be BC/BE in Pediatric Gastroenterology. The institution is open to working with many types of foreign visa holders, as well as green card holders and US citizens.
SLUCare Physician Group is the academic medical practice of SSM Health, St. Louis with more than 600 health care providers in hospitals and medical offices throughout the St. Louis region. Our physicians are among the most highly trained in their fields: more than 50 specialties in all. We have national and international experts, renowned for research and innovations in medicine.
In addition to treating patients, SLUCare physicians educate the next generation of health care professionals at SSM Health St. Louis. Our teaching is guided by our Catholic Jesuit tradition, balancing the science of medicine with the soul of it - keeping people first in all we do.
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