Developmental Medicine, clinician educator at Riley Hospital for Children
Indiana University Health
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Internal Number: 52500
The Division of Developmental Pediatrics at IU School of Medicine (IU Health/Riley Children's Health) is home to a unique interdisciplinary team with the expertise, experience and resources to care for infants and children with neurodevelopmental disabilities, including those who may have co-occurring behavioral or emotional concerns.
Subspecialty trained physicians, general pediatricians, psychologists, and nurse practitioners work closely together and are well-supported by nursing, social work, genetic counselors and dietitians.
The team fosters a positive patient-provider relationship by promoting mutual respect, providing patient education materials, connecting families to local resources and advocating for patients.
The division continuously seeks improvement and innovation to meet the needs of young patients in Indiana and Midwest Region. These efforts include increasing accessibility to care by creating early evaluation autism hubs throughout the state, collaborating with subspecialists to improve feeding outcomes, and partnering with primary care physicians to optimize patient care.
Full-time position, outpatient clinical care with minimal inpatient service - fantastic schedule!
Faculty appointment with the IU School of Medicine: clinical educator of students, residents and fellows
Opportunities for faculty development & research
Excellent comprehensive benefits, dually employed by IU Health Physicians & IU School of Medicine
Residents, fellows, and practicing physicians qualified with appropriate training and/or experience are encouraged to apply. Qualifications
Ideal candidate will be dedicated to the care & treatment of children with disabilities; ability to think on individual & population level; ability to work in teams with patient & family-centered focus
Completion of ABMS fellowship and/or residency training program
Indiana medical license, or ability to obtain
Riley at IU Health is nationally ranked as a top children's hospital by U.S. News & World Report, with national rankings in all ten pediatric specialties (including three specialties in the top ten), and is the only nationally ranked children's hospital in Indiana. As part of the health system, Riley also enjoys a unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, giving our highly skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.
Riley Hospital for Children is also ranked sixth in the nation for NIH Research funding, totaling more than $32 million in 2020. The Children's Clinical Research Center, located at Riley Hospital for Children, is one of the largest pediatric research facilities in the country.
For more than 95 years, Riley Hospital for Children has been one of the nation's leading children's hospitals. Each year, Riley Hospital provides compassionate care, support and comfort to more than 300,000 inpatients and outpatients from across Indiana, the nation and the world. Physicians at Riley Hospital provide comprehensive care, from the routine to the most complex, in every field of pediatric medicine and surgery.
Riley Hospital is nationally ranked as a top children's hospital by U.S. News & World Report,with national rankings in all ten pediatric specialties (including three specialties in the top ten), and is the only nationally ranked children's hospital in Indiana. Part of Indiana University Health, Riley Hospital enjoys a unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, giving our highly skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.
In addition, Riley Hospital is ranked seventh in the nation for NIH Research funding, totaling more than $38 million in 2022. The Children's Clinical Research Center, located at Riley Hospital, is one of the largest pediatric research facilities in the country.
The newest addition to Riley Hospital, the Maternity Tower, opened in fall 2021. The Tower is home to Indiana's largest NICU, as well as the state's only OB ICU and emergency room.
Riley Hospital is also one of the largest children's hospitals in the United States, and offers one of the nation's largest outpatient care facilities for children.
The Riley Children's Foundation is committed to improving the health and well-being of children through philanthropic leadership in support of Riley Hospital and its research programs.
At Riley Hospital for Children, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued. With a bold approach to diversity and inclusion, we are the place where many voices and perspectives come together to improve the health of our communities today and in the future.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.