University of Miami Health System


Miami, Florida

Date Posted

July 9, 2024

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Assistant Professor

The University of Miami Health System, Miller School of Medicine is initiating a search for a General Pediatrician in the Division Child and Adolescent Health.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Serve as the Primary Care provider for a panel of patients
  • Supervise pediatric residents in PAC practice
  • Develop and build a pediatric practice
  • Stay current with general pediatric literature
  • Participate in the academic mission of the Department of Pediatrics
  • Publish at least once a year (journal, Miami Herald, other newspapers, abstract, poster
  • Mentor residents in presenting (staff conference, paper, abstract, poster)
  • Potentially develop complete and publish, clinical research project
  • Develop and/or participate in QI projects
  • Night call commensurate with the others in the division
  • Help interview potential resident candidates
  • Marketing opportunities as determined by the division director
  • Any other duties, clinical or administrative as necessary to support the division.

Other possible opportunities include:

  • Clinical research within the clinical work
  • Grant application for funded research
  • University or Medical School or Departmental Committee work

Desired Qualifications:

  • MD/DO Degree
  • Completion of US Pediatric Residency
  • BE/BC
  • Valid Florida medical license prior to start
  • Maintain valid DEA license

For additional information, contact Physician Recruiter, Marisol Vega at




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About the Organization


UHealth – University of Miami Health System delivers leading-edge patient care by the region’s best doctors, powered by the groundbreaking research of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. As South Florida’s only university-based medical system, UHealth is a vital component of the community that is leading the next generation of health care.

UHealth is ranked among the best hospitals in Florida by U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals 2023-24 — recognized in 15 areas of care with high-performing ratings in three adult specialties and ten procedures and conditions and a national ranking in two adult specialties:

  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute—No. 1 in ophthalmology for the 22nd time.
  • Ranked among the best in the nation for neurology and neurosurgery for the third consecutive year.
  • Hospitals that earned a High Performing rating were significantly better than the national average, as measured by factors such as patient outcomes, complication rates, patient experience, and level of nursing care.


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