The Division of Genetic, Genomic, and Metabolic Disorders at Children’s Hospital of Michigan, is seeking applicants for a Clinical Geneticist. The academic rank, tenure status, and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants must have a M.D. or D.O degree, be BE/BC in Clinical Genetics and certification in Pediatrics/Internal Medicine is desirable. The candidate’s primary responsibilities will include seeing patients for evaluation and/or genetic counseling in outpatient clinics and on the inpatient consultation service, supervision and teaching of medical students, genetic counseling students, residents, and fellows. Opportunities exist to pursue individual research interests. Opportunities for management of metabolic disorders and newborn screen follow up are available as well.
Children’s Hospital of Michigan is a tertiary care pediatric center for the Detroit Medical Center and is the only free standing Children’s Hospital serving Southeast Michigan. The candidate will enjoy working with a cohesive team comprising of four Clinical Geneticists, including 2 Clinical Biochemical Geneticists, 5 Genetic Counselors, 3 Dietitians, 3 Nurse Practitioners, and 2 Metabolic Nurses.
The Division is the designated site for the Newborn Screening Management Program for the State of Michigan for Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Lysosomal Storage Disorders. Cytogenetic, molecular, and biochemical genetic diagnostic laboratories complement the clinical service.
If interested, please submit a copy of your current CV for immediate consideration.
All inquiries and personal information are kept confidential.
For more information, please contact: Melanie Yenchai, Senior Physician Sourcing Specialist at 469-418-4590 or email@example.com
Candidates must have an M.D. or D.O. degree and BE/BC in Clinical Genetics. Certification in Pediatrics/Internal Medicine is highly desirable. Must be eligible to obtain licensure in the state of Michigan.
Internal Number: 716347
About Children's Hospital of Michigan
For 132 years, the Children’s Hospital of Michigan has existed for one reason and one reason alone – to improve the health and well-being of children by providing specialized care and expertise for all their unique healthcare needs. This 228-bed facility is the first and largest freestanding hospital in the state completely dedicated to serving children. As an international leader in neurology and neurosurgery, cardiology, oncology, and diagnostic services, CHM is ranked one of the best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. CHM is home to a free-standing Pediatric Level I Trauma Center (verified by the American College of Surgeons) as well as Michigan’s only Pediatric Burn Center that is verified by the American Burn Association.