The Division of Neurology at a well-regarded children’s hospital in Wilmington, Delaware is currently seeking a pediatric neurohospitalist for its clinical staff. Individuals who are either enthusiastic about general pediatric neurology with a wide spectrum of interests, or who practice a range of subspecialty interests, including epilepsy, headache, neuromuscular, and genetic/metabolic disorders, will find significant support for their practice.
- Inpatient coverage 23 weeks/year for neurology admissions and/or consultations; - M-F schedule
- 2-3 bed Neuro NICU/PICU and 3 beds for long term monitoring
- Outpatient clinical follow-up coverage 2-4 sessions per week on off week (option to read EEGs during sessions)
- General pediatric neurologists, or neurologists with subspecialty interests in epilepsy, headache, neuromuscular, and genetic/metabolic disorders welcome and well-supported
- Shared weekend call 1:9 during off weeks only
- Teaching opportunities with in-house pediatric residents and pediatric neurology residents and fellows from Thomas Jefferson University
- Research opportunities available
- Generous compensation and benefits package, including additional vacation time
Wilmington is Delaware’s largest city and economic hub. Located 30 minutes south of Philadelphia, the city boasts excellent connections to the region as well as to national and international destinations from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Wilmington Airport (ILG), and Amtrak / SEPTA Wilmington Station (WIL). Rich in history, Wilmington offers a unique blend of old and new, and a diversity of cultures and lifestyles. With a burgeoning restaurant scene, access to museums, galleries, live music venues, and the state’s premier centers for the performing arts, there is something for every foodie and artist. Outdoor enthusiasts have 552 acres of parks at their fingertips, ranging from neighborhood pocket parks to Brandywine Park’s winding trails through thick forest. More than half of all Fortune 500 companies call Wilmington their corporate home. A selection of charter schools in the area offer strong options for K-12 education, and the city's location provides easy access to some of the country's top offerings for higher education.
Access to large metropolitan area
Attractive schedule options available
Research support available
|Subspecialty: Child Neurology, Epilepsy, Headache, Neurocritical Care, Neurohospitalist, Stroke, Developmental Neurology, EMG, EEG, Trauma|
|Compensation: $200,000 - $250,000|