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ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/PROFESSOR IN PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FOR MEDICAL SCIENCES

The Department of Pediatrics of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is seeking a candidate at the Associate Professor or Professor level to join the Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. The successful individual will share in the clinical, education, and research responsibilities of the Section. They will be expected to develop clinical research programs in their area(s) of interest or be involved in the Section’s active clinical trials program. The faculty member will also participate in student, resident, and fellow education, as well as in the mentorship of junior infectious diseases faculty. The candidate will be expected to be Board-certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Where appropriate, candidate will also have demonstrated skills in research or in the area of administration as necessary.

The Section of Infectious Diseases presently includes four full-time faculty; one APRN; three infectious diseases specialty nurses; and two administrative staff. The Section provides patient care at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH), Arkansas Children’s Northwest, and the nurseries at UAMS. The Section evaluates and treats neonates, children, and adolescents with a wide range of infectious diseases including HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis B and C, as well as opportunistic and congenital infections.

The Section partners with the Arkansas Department of Health on multiple pediatric infectious disease-related issues including HIV, tuberculosis, HCV, and congenital syphilis. It is responsible for the evaluation and treatment of all pediatric cases of active and latent tuberculosis; follow-up of all HIV-exposed neonates and cases of congenital syphilis in Arkansas. Members of the Section hold ACH leadership positions in Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship.

We are committed to clinical excellence and diversity within our faculty and staff. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to José R. Romero, M.D. at RomeroJose@uams.edu.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FOR MEDICAL SCIENCES

The Department of Pediatrics of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is seeking a candidate at the Assistant Professor level to join the Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. The successful individual will share in the clinical, education, and research responsibilities of the Section. They will be expected to develop clinical research programs in their area(s) of interest or be involved in the Section’s active clinical trials program. The faculty member will also participate in student, resident, and fellow education. The candidate will be expected to be Board-certified in Pediatrics and will be Board-certified in Pediatric Infectious Diseases or anticipating taking the certification examination imminently.

The Section of Infectious Diseases presently includes four full-time faculty; one APRN; three infectious diseases specialty nurses; and two administrative staff. The Section provides patient care at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH), Arkansas Children’s Northwest, and the nurseries at UAMS. The Section evaluates and treats neonates, children, and adolescents with a wide range of infectious diseases including HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis B and C, as well as opportunistic and congenital infections.

The Section partners with the Arkansas Department of Health on multiple pediatric infectious disease-related issues including HIV, tuberculosis, HCV, and congenital syphilis. It is responsible for the evaluation and treatment of all pediatric cases of active and latent tuberculosis; follow-up of all HIV-exposed neonates and cases of congenital syphilis in Arkansas. Members of the Section hold ACH leadership positions in Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship.

We are committed to clinical excellence and diversity within our faculty and staff. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to José R. Romero, M.D. at RomeroJose@uams.edu.