The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health is recruiting a full-time medical geneticist to join its growing program in the CHS or Tenure track at the rank of assistant, associate or full professor.
The 87-bed American Family Children’s Hospital is the only facility in Madison exclusively devoted to the care and treatment of children, and receives tertiary referrals from throughout the state. Genetics clinics are operated through a partnership between AFCH and the Waisman Center’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. The Division of Genetics and Metabolism has a current complement of 9 faculty (including 4 MDs with clinical activity) and a multidisciplinary clinical team of 10 genetic counselors, 1 RN and 4 metabolic dieticians. Members of the division direct accredited training programs in genetic counseling, medical genetics, clinical biochemical genetics, and Laboratory Genetics and Genomics. The Department of Pediatrics has 165 faculty and offers a full range of pediatrics subspecialty care. The University is known for its beautiful lakeside setting, and excellence in teaching both at the undergraduate level and in the Medical School. The city of Madison (pop. 235,000) boasts a high quality of life including the state capitol, excellent schools, fine residential areas, low crime, clean air and abundant recreational and cultural opportunities.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers students, educators and researchers access to all of the benefits of a preeminent public research university. In addition, the school has strong partnerships with the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, whose programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation; and the UW Health, one of the 10 largest physician practice groups in the country. These relationships afford students, teachers and researchers opportunities available only at top ranked academic medical centers.
Please send CV to David Wargowski, M.D., Division Chief, Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705. Fax (608) 263-0590. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.