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Maternal-Fetal Medicine Attending

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833 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107
Kendis Wallace

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Maternal-Fetal Medicine Attending Job Post  
POSITION: Maternal-Fetal Medicine Attending
DEPT: Obstetrics & Gynecology
LOCATION: Center City, Philadelphia
STATUS: Full-Time  

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accepting applications for a full-time, employed faculty Maternal-Fetal Medicine Attending. 

Join our diverse team of nationally and internationally renowned providers, researchers and educators who are dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our patients and communities. This job is located in Center City, Philadelphia.

Not just a job — a calling.

 For over 40 years, Jefferson Health Maternal-Fetal Medicine has specialized in high-risk pregnancy care, driven by our steadfast mission to improve the health and safety of pregnant women and their babies. Using state-of-the-art technology and the highest standard of evidence-based care, each member of our award-winning team is empowered to positively impact the future of pregnancy care for high-risk parents and babies.  

 As leaders in our field, we are committed to training the next generation of leaders to deliver outstanding, patient-centered care. Our fully accredited, three-year Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship program is one of the longest-running and most successful in the country, serving as a model for the optimal balance between clinical acumen and research experience. We take two maternal-fetal medicine fellows per year.  
●       Collaborative, multidisciplinary care To provide individualized care based on each patient’s unique circumstances, we provide complex care coordination with specialists across our Obstetrics and Gynecology department, including obstetric anesthesiologists, neonatologists, critical care specialists and more.
●       Award-winning medical team Our physicians have been recognized as Philadelphia Magazine’s Top Docs™ for 10+ consecutive years.
●       State-of-the-Art Facilities We have a dedicated High-Risk Obstetrical Unit with state-of-the-art technology and round-the-clock care. With our Level III Intensive Care Nursery, we are one of the few area hospitals that can provide intensive care for both high-risk parents and newborns.
●       Leaders in clinical research Our nationally-funded research program sets new clinical guidelines that improve high-risk pregnancy care worldwide. Our division is also one of the most highly-published in terms of academic research.     Learn more about Jefferson Health’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine practice.  

Improve Lives in the Heart of Philadelphia  
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Attending Position
 The Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Thomas Jefferson University seeks an academically-minded Maternal-Fetal Medicine Attending at the Assistant/Associate (or higher) Professor level. The position includes clinical, teaching and research opportunities, as well as management opportunities as desired.   Applicants must have MD/DO degree and be board certified or board eligible in maternal-fetal medicine. Academic appointment and salary will be commensurate with experience.   

We offer:

●       Culture & Community Our team-based approach to care means you’ll work hand-in-hand with best-in-class physicians, PAs and NPs all dedicated to achieving the same goal.
●       Academic Research Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology conducts nationally funded research that continually advances clinical guidelines in our community, nation and world.
●       Work/Life Balance Flexible scheduling and childcare support enables you to prioritize the needs of your family, stress-free.
●       Great location Our location in Center City is convenient and buzzing with the best in Philadelphia culture, food and entertainment.  

How to apply:

Applicants should send a letter of interest and a curriculum vitae via electronic submission to Vincenzo Berghella, Professor and Division Chief, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Thomas Jefferson University at 

 At Jefferson Health, our work to improve lives is never done.  
 The Jefferson Health hospital system includes a robust network of 18 hospitals and physician practices serving patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. With more than 30,000 employees, including nurses, physicians and practitioners, faculty, and more, we’re the second largest employer in Philadelphia and the largest health system in the Philadelphia region by total licensed beds.   We offer a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation’s best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.   Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.   As an employer, Thomas Jefferson University maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.