The Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery at Rush University Medical Center is seeking a Pediatric Otolaryngologist to join its team. The selected individual will join a department of 14 full-time clinical faculty spanning the entire spectrum of otorhinolaryngology subspecialties. The position offers the opportunity to expand this highly ranked program at the Rush main campus and regional sites that will help support the growth of the Rush University Pediatric Otolaryngology Program. The Section of Pediatric Otolaryngology has a robust multidisciplinary clinical program, spanning the entire spectrum of pediatric otolaryngology. The Section supports a busy, 72-bed level III NICU, as well as the first comprehensive pediatric aerodigestive clinic in the state of Illinois.
Qualified candidates must possess a strong commitment to patient care, resident education, and research. Candidates must have completed an accredited Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship, be board certified/board eligible and be eligible for faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level or above. Candidates should have experience in all aspects of pediatric otolaryngology.
Rush University System for Health (RUSH) is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. RUSH comprises Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Numerous national organizations have recognized Rush for the quality of care we provide, including U.S. News & World Report, which ranked Rush University Medical Center among the top 50 hospitals in five specialties in its 2019-2020 Best Hospitals issue. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking second among 99 academic medical centers across the country. In 2019, Rush was designated a leader in LGBTQ health care equality by the Human Rights Campaign for the 10th consecutive year, and was one of only five hospitals from across the nation to be recognized by the American Hospital Association as an honoree for its annual Equity of Care Award.