Monroe Carrell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt


Nashville, Tennessee

Date Posted

December 11, 2023

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Hospital Medicine

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in 2023-24 as a Best Children’s Hospital in 10 pediatric specialties and the #1 children’s hospital in the Southeast, we’re seeking a Board-Eligible/Board-Certified Pediatric Hospitalist/Newborn Medicine Pediatrician to join the Division of Pediatric Outreach Medicine, Department of Pediatrics at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.

Academic rank, track and compensation will be dependent upon qualifications. Non-tenure, Clinical Practice track is also available. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine also offers a generous benefits package.

About Nashville

Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is located in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee’s state capital and a thriving city of commerce, finance, healthcare and music. The Grand Ole Opry, the Johnny Cash Museum, and Country Music Hall of Fame, plus professional sports, shopping, nightlife, top-notch restaurants, and culture make Nashville one of our nation’s most exciting and growing cities.

With a metro area population of more than two million, Nashville is an influential and dynamic center of creativity, with a variety of progressive arts, food, sports, fashion and music options. In addition to an unrivaled music and entertainment scene, the city is a thriving region of commerce, finance and health care and offers a diverse and booming local economy that offers abundant opportunities across many industries.

Offering more than 30 higher education institutions, Nashville also boasts a cost of living that’s lower than the national average and a per capita income that’s 5% higher than the U.S. average. With a typical commute of just 20 minutes and no state income tax for Tennessee residents, Nashville is the perfect place for your family to call home!









The Outreach Medicine Division is comprised of pediatricians and NNP’s who staff a variety of services including Community Based Hospital Medicine, Newborn Medicine, Urgent Care Clinics and Primary Care. The ideal candidate will possess a track record of excellence in clinical care, graduate medical education or research and outstanding leadership skills.




Physicians with a clinical focus on Hospital Medicine as well as special interest and training in delivery room and newborn care are desired. Experience and competency in circumcisions is required.


Application Process


For more details about this exceptional opportunity, please email your CV and cover letter to Glenda Church Smith, Principal, Pediatric Search Partners, at  

About the Organization


About Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

Ranked #1 in the state and region, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is one of just 23 hospitals in the nation ranked in 10 out of 10 pediatric specialty programs in U.S. News and World Report’s 2023-2024 Best Children’s Hospitals. The Children’s Hospital currently has 325 inpatient beds and is near completion of two additional floors, which will result in more than 400 beds.

Committed to excellence in research, education and patient care, the Department of Pediatrics is home to approximately 500 dedicated faculty members and providers and consistently ranks in the top ten in NIH funding among U.S. medical schools. Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital offers an exceptional work environment with the opportunity to perform superb multi-disciplinary care, education and research.


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Glenda Church Smith

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