Summary Description: Columbia University's Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, invites applications for a Director of its' Cystic Fibrosis Center. The candidate will be responsible for administration of the Pediatric CF program and is expected to collaborate with the adult CF Center. The pediatric and adult CF centers are accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and are part of the Therapeutic Development Network. In addition to clinical service, participation in clinical or basic research, clinical trials and teaching is expected. The Division is composed of nine pediatric pulmonologists. The Division has a well-equipped bronchoscopy facility, pulmonary function and exercise laboratory, and an accredited pediatric sleep laboratory as well as an active fellowship program.
Minimum Qualifications: Board-certification in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology. Eligibility to practice in NY State; progressively responsible training, experience and skills in the relevant subspecialty, a record of excellence in patient care, teaching and scholarly activity.
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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
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