The Department of Pediatrics at University of San Francisco (UCSF), Fresno Medical Education Program and Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) are seeking a BE/BC pediatric intensivist to provide coverage in a brand new 10- bed pediatric intensive care unit. The candidate will be joining three full time faculty to offer care in a growing medical-surgical PICU as well as coverage of pediatric trauma and burn patients in a burn ICU. Our UCSF Fresno Pediatric residents provide continuity of care to this unit and daily rounds occur in a multi-disciplinary fashion supported by pediatric respiratory therapist, pharmacist, dietitian, social worker, and a case manager.
UCSF Fresno is a regional UCSF campus and the successful candidate will join the Division of Critical Care Medicine with an academic appointment as an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at UCSF Department of Pediatrics in San Francisco. Salary will be consistent with the successful candidate’s professional background and commensurate with experience.
Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in downtown Fresno is the flagship hospital of Community Medical Centers (CMC). Community Medical Centers is a private, not-for-profit healthcare network and the largest provider of healthcare services in the Central San Joaquin Valley. As a 685-bed teaching hospital, CRMC is home to the region’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and comprehensive Burn Center. It provides neonatal care in the valley’s largest level 3 NICU with 84 beds. Additionally, UCSF-Fresno is partnered with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in San Francisco, globally recognized as a leader in pediatric healthcare.
Fresno is centrally located in California where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with low cost of living and affordable housing. Fresno has plenty of places and attractions to offer in driving distance. We are situated near major cities, three national parks, lakes, and beautiful scenic trails, which make us a wonderful destination and a good place to live. Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite, King Canyon and Sequoia National Park.
Candidates must hold a M.D. or equivalent degree, be eligible to work in the United States, and be licensed (or eligible to be licensed) to practice medicine in California. The ideal candidate will have evidence of translational or clinical research productivity, possess leadership skills, and demonstrates a strong interest in growing and developing the division, as well as educating trainees and staff. There are a lot of opportunities for education, clinical research and quality improvement projects. UCSF Fresno also offers full service of Pediatric Simulation Program for residents and staff.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.