• Pediatric Rheumatologist

    Job Number
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Emory+Children's Ped Institute
    SOMPI: Rheumatology
    Location : Name
    Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
    This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
    Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
  • Description

    The Emory + Children’s Pediatric Institute is an affiliation between Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta that is improving the lives of children in Georgia and beyond. The Pediatric Institute combines the unique strengths and resources of each institution in support of our three-part academic missions of providing outstanding clinical care, conducting innovative basic science discovery and clinical research, and coordinating exceptional education of the future healthcare workforce.


    The Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute, is seeking an outstanding physician to join the Division of Rheumatology. The candidate will join our group of six pediatric Rheumatologists and one basic science faculty. The Division has a fully funded 3-year ACGME accredited Pediatric Rheumatology fellowship.


    Our division has active research endeavors in the genetics and epidemiology of JIA, Uveitis, SLE and JDM, as well as basic science research in immunology and cytokine biology. We actively participate in CARRA. Emory has a dynamic adult rheumatology faculty with whom we share a very collaborative relationship including weekly rheumatology grand rounds. The adult rheumatology
    program also has strong research programs in B cell biology and clinical, basic and translational research in SLE.


    Qualified candidates must be board certified or eligible in pediatric rheumatology and qualify for licensure in Georgia.


    This position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and will offer opportunities in the areas of clinical service and teaching. Salary and professional level of appointment for this position will be commensurate with experience.


    Interested candidates should send apply online and send curriculum vitae along with a letter of interest to:
    Sampath Prahalad, M.D., M.Sc., Marcus Professor and Chief, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology


    Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.



    Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.


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