Medstar Georgetown University Hospital


Washington, DC, District of Columbia

Date Posted

October 17, 2022

The Department of Pediatrics at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and the Georgetown University School of Medicine is seeking a Chief for its Division of General Pediatrics.  The Division of General Pediatrics provides almost 13,000 annual outpatient visits and supervises residents in Pediatrics and Med-Peds as well as Georgetown medical students at MGUH and satellite locations.




As the Chief for General Pediatrics, the individual will be responsible for overseeing the planning and directing of clinical operations and the development of pediatric services at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, overseeing the Section on Adolescent Medicine and the Pediatric Hospitalist Section. Additionally, the Chief will ensure that medical education for Georgetown University as well as clinical and basic science research initiatives are designed and implemented where appropriate.  The Chief will ensure these activities are carried out according to the Hospital(s), MedStar Medical Group (MMG), and MedStar Health policies and standards.




The candidate, who must be board certified in Pediatrics, should be committed to developing a program of excellence in clinical care, research, and education.  A strong academic background with an outstanding record of achievement in clinical education is highly desirable.  Candidates must show evidence of leadership with strong administrative and interpersonal skills.


Application Process


Interested parties should send a cover letter and current CV to Nora Frieden at:

Nora M. Frieden

Administrator, Department of Pediatrics

Medstar Georgetown University Hospital


About the Organization


As a MedStar Health Clinician, you can expect:

  • A competitive compensation package to include a base salary and bonus incentives
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off CME leave and CME allowance
  • Retirement plans – 403-B with % employer match, 457(b), and 457(f)

Be a part of a nationally-recognized health system and the largest provider of health services in the Baltimore/Washington region. With our vast resources and capabilities at your disposal, you can expand your clinical expertise. Enjoy a rich career and a quality of life unique to the Mid-Atlantic.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.


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Nora M. Frieden

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