Riley Children's Health Pediatric Nephrologist 75% Research 25% Clinical
Indiana University Health
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Internal Number: 52423
Riley Hospital for Children is seeking a Pediatric Nephrologist to join our team of 9 nephrologists and 3 nurse practitioners in this joint venture with IU School of Medicine Nephrology (adult side), which is top-ranked, particularly in research ventures.
The ideal candidate will be research-focused, having interest and/or experience with pediatric kidney disease, especially with a basic/translational research focus
Strong work-life balance with standard weekday outpatient schedule and shared call coverage split evenly among entire division
Faculty appointment with the Indiana University School of Medicine
Medicine education opportunities with students, residents and fellows
Clinical or basic research opportunities available if desired (25 clinical studies IRB approved, housed within the division)
Growth and innovation opportunities within division, including ability to establish multi-disciplinary subspecialty clinics as well as outreach to satellite locations
Comprehensive benefits package including group insurance (health, dental, life, disability), 401k with company match, PTO, relocation assistance and occurrence-based malpractice insurance coverage starting the first day of employment. Call or text for compensation information.
Completion of pediatric residency and pediatric nephrology fellowship
BC in pediatrics and BC/BE in pediatric nephrology
New fellowship graduates and experienced providers are encouraged to apply
Physician MD/DO licensed in Indiana or eligible for medical licensure
For more than 95 years, Riley Hospital for Children has been one of the nation's leading children's hospitals. Each year, Riley Hospital provides compassionate care, support and comfort to more than 300,000 inpatients and outpatients from across Indiana, the nation and the world. Physicians at Riley Hospital provide comprehensive care, from the routine to the most complex, in every field of pediatric medicine and surgery.
Riley Hospital is nationally ranked as a top children's hospital by U.S. News & World Report,with national rankings in all ten pediatric specialties (including three specialties in the top ten), and is the only nationally ranked children's hospital in Indiana. Part of Indiana University Health, Riley Hospital enjoys a unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, giving our highly skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.
In addition, Riley Hospital is ranked seventh in the nation for NIH Research funding, totaling more than $38 million in 2022. The Children's Clinical Research Center, located at Riley Hospital, is one of the largest pediatric research facilities in the country.
The newest addition to Riley Hospital, the Maternity Tower, opened in fall 2021. The Tower is home to Indiana's largest NICU, as well as the state's only OB ICU and emergency room.
Riley Hospital is also one of the largest children's hospitals in the United States, and offers one of the nation's largest outpatient care facilities for children.
The Riley Children's Foundation is committed to improving the health and well-being of children through philanthropic leadership in support of Riley Hospital and its research programs.
At Riley Hospital for Children, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued. With a bold approach to diversity and inclusion, we are the place where many voices and perspectives come together to improve the health of our communities today and in the future.
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