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The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University School of Medicine offers an enriched research environment in both laboratory and clinical settings, as well as academic training opportunities in graduate and undergraduate education. Faculty members have opportunities for clinical, research and academic collaboration with Brain Health faculty in other departments including Neurology, Neurosurgery, Rehabilitation Medicine and Sleep, in addition to the other departments at Emory.
We are seeking a BC/BE psychiatrist to serve as an attending in our adult partial hospitalization (PHP) and intensive outpatient programs (AIOP) and to cover some inpatient. Currently our PHP and AIOP programs see approximately 15 patients daily. The psychiatrist would be responsible for the psychiatric care of enrolled patients and serve as leader of the treatment team.
Responsibilities and Approximate Percentage of FTE
The Emory Clinic is interviewing for an academic or clinical Geriatric Psychiatrist who is interested in joining a vibrant team of clinicians, educators and researchers who are invested in providing high quality care in an innovative environment committed to the development of new treatments and educating the next generation of psychiatrists. The qualified candidate will serve as a full-time attending in the geriatric outpatient program of the Emory Clinic. The attending will provide psychiatric care for new patients, supervise residents and advanced practice nurses, conduct quality assessments, attend case conferences and participate in administrative meetings and educational functions. The attending also will have the opportunity to participate in research including research studies in the clinic as well as quality improvement initiatives and/or the development of evidenced-based clinics and specialty treatments. The attending will be responsible for covering inpatient services at Emory as part of the faculty call system. The position will be 80% clinical care and 20% administration and teaching or research. Research or related-funds can offset the percent time for any of these activities.
A Child Psychiatrist supports and enhances the mission of the Division and Children's by providing high quality patient care in an effective and efficient manner.
- Clinical Service:
- Provides patient care which complies with the Professional Staff Bylaws, rules and regulations and Children's policies and procedures.
- Participates in and incorporates Quality Improvement and research findings into practice.
- Provides and/or serves as a resource for patient/family and staff education.
- Provides an authenticated report of all physician services rendered and maintains accurate and complete records in an acceptable manner.
- Completes necessary documentation and ensures communication in a timely manner to facilitate patient care and appropriate reimbursement.
- Provides supervision as appropriate to allied health providers and/or nursing support staff in the clinical area
- Demonstrates a commitment to a model of care centered on inter-professional and collaborative teams of service delivery.
- Actively support research activities underway in the Division.
- Seek additional opportunities to support and lead research efforts as time and interest allow, in alignment with career goals.
- Provides direct supervision for trainees, ensuring adequate opportunities for training through teaching, patient contact, case review and research.
- Participates in meetings/activities as required to support operations of the clinical area and the organization overall.
- Participates in activities that enhance professional development.
- Completes and maintains any additional specialty training/certifications as required by the assigned area.
- Participate in the development of goals for the department including research, quality and customer service initiatives.
Marcus Autism Center – TBD, Medical Director
Marcus Autism Center – Nathan Call, PhD, Clinical Director
Marcus Autism Center – Ami Klin, PhD, Division Chief and Center Director
Emory University – Lucky Jain, Chair, Department of Pediatrics
- Board certified and licensed to practice psychiatry in the state of Georgia.
- Current DEA registration.
- Meets eligibility requirements for credentialing as part of the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Professional Staff.
- BLS certification required.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients and families and as a team member.
The attending will be assigned to the 12 bed Psychiatric Emergency Room (PER) under the administrative responsibility of the Medical Director of Emergency Psychiatry. The PER is staffed with nurses, social workers, mental health technicians, residents and students from Emory/ MSM medical, nursing and PA schools. In this position the attending will be responsible for covering the clinical service on the PER for 32 hours of shift coverage per week (4 eight hour shifts) including shifts overnight and on weekends and holidays. The attending will also be responsible for 8 additional hours of administrative time which could include teaching, residency supervision, quality improvement projects, CME, presentations at national meetings on emergency psychiatry and research in emergency psychiatry. The administrative time will be agreed upon with the Medical Director of Emergency Psychiatry as part of the attending’s faculty development plan and will be accounted for in the monthly faculty time reports.
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University School of Medicine is seeking a full-time Addiction Psychiatrist to join its outpatient faculty. As part of a growing Addiction Psychiatry Service, this position will offer the opportunity to participate in clinical care and education. Support staff for scheduling and case management will be provided.
Clinical outpatient addiction care, teaching and collaboration are priorities for this position. Research or related-funds can offset the percent time for any of these activities. All faculty are encouraged to supervise residents and fellows. Proportional call is an expected clinical responsibility with cross coverage availability for vacations and conferences. Office space will be provided at the newly built Emory Brain Health Center, which includes on-site parking, as well as lab and urine drug screen testing. Successful candidates will work within a multidisciplinary treatment team with expertise in addictions. Services including scheduling and intake coordination will be provided. The position also allows for CME time with monetary allowance, relocation, and an advantageous retirement plan.
The rank of the appointment is open and will be commensurate with the experience and professional accomplishments of the selected applicants. Applicants should hold an unrestricted license for the state of Georgia and be board certified in Psychiatry. The candidate must be board eligible in Addiction Psychiatry. Obtaining board certification will be a requirement for retention. Consistent with the current vision and mission of the department and the division, preference will be given to applicants who have a combined and integrated interest in clinical, research, and teaching activities. Appointment at any level beyond Assistant Professor will require a successful record of external funding to support research activities, administrative experience, and an active publication record of accomplished research.
The Emory Clinic is seeking an academic or clinical psychiatrist interested in joining a vibrant mental health team. Our clinicians, educators and researchers are invested in providing high quality care in an innovative environment. The qualified candidate will serve as a full-time attending in the adult outpatient program of Emory Clinic and will help develop evidence-based and specialty treatment programs and educate the next generation of psychiatrist. The attending will provide psychiatric care to patients with primarily mood and anxiety disorders, supervise residents and participate in administrative and educational processes of the department. There are opportunities to participate in research in the clinic as well as quality improvement initiatives.
This full time position provides approximately one full day for the attending to address administration and academic interests. As a member of the Department of Psychiatry Faculty, the attending will be responsible for sharing on call coverage of the inpatient services at Emory Wesley Wood Hospital and telephonic support of other behavioral health specialists at Emory. Research or related-funds can offset the percent time for any of these activities.
This is a position of open academic rank. Compensation will be commensurate with faculty rank and experience and includes an attractive benefits package.