The Section of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine of Wake Forest School of Medicine and Brenner Children’s Hospital (BCH) is seeking candidates for a full-time faculty position in Adolescent Medicine. Candidates should be board certified in Pediatrics and have expertise in Adolescent Medicine, board certification or eligibility preferred, but not mandatory. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.
The position entails clinical care and teaching of medical students and residents in a community-based health center. In addition, faculty are encouraged and supported in the development of an area of scholarly focus. This position offers opportunities for community outreach and collaboration with colleagues in adolescent medicine and general pediatrics who share common clinical and scholarly interests, and with related specialties (e.g., adolescent gynecology, sports medicine, and adolescent psychiatry). The successful candidate will possess skill in placing and removing LARCs and will have experience in the areas of mental health, reproductive health, and obesity.
Wake Forest School of Medicine is the medical education and research component of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a fully integrated academic medical center anchored by an 885-bed tertiary care hospital, community hospitals, affiliated partners and the 160-bed Brenner Children’s Hospital. Both Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Brenner Children’s Hospital have been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report.
Located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, Winston-Salem is the state’s fifth largest city, featuring a moderate climate with all four seasons and a cost of living 31% below the national average. Residents enjoy an exceptional cost of living, a vibrant restaurant scene, a wide variety of indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities, strong public/private schools, enthusiastic support for the arts, and close proximity to the Appalachian Mountains and Atlantic Coast beaches.
Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to achieving diversity among its faculty and staff.
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