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The Emory Brain Health Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and the Emory Transplant Center are partnering together to aggressively expand our clinical and academic footprint in the metro-Atlanta area. Together, we are looking for an engaged and enthusiastic faculty to partner with us and contribute to the field through the tripartite missions of education, research, and quality clinical care.
The Emory Transplant Center is Georgia’s most comprehensive solid organ transplant program. The transplant center ranks among the top 12 programs in the nation and was recognized at the first organ transplant center in the nation to receive the Patient Centered Specialty Practice Recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, one of the top academic programs in the country is part of the Brain Health Center, a collaborative five specialty unit that offers an enriched research environment in both laboratory and clinical setting in addition to academic training opportunities in graduate and undergraduate education. Faculty members have opportunities for clinical, research, and academic collaboration with other Brain Health faculty including Neurology, Neurosurgery, Rehabilitation Medicine and Sleep. In addition to the other departments at Emory.
Together the Department of Psychiatry and the Emory Transplant Center are seeking an Adult Psychiatrist who is interested in the growing dynamic field of Transplant Psychiatry. A successful candidate will join our Transplant Behavioral Health team and as part of this team, the candidate will be instrumental in developing improved methods of organ transplant and organ donor screening, post-transplant integrative care and the use of onsite clinical services and telepsychiatry as platforms to maximize the quality of care provided. There will be active participation in clinical education and research.
As faculty you are also part of Emory Healthcare, the largest health care system in the state of Georgia working at Georgia’s premier hospitals of Emory University Hospital, ESJH, EUHM. These hospitals are located in the city of Atlanta, the state capital and one of the nation’s most diverse cities. Highlights of Atlanta include the renowned High Museum of Art, city traditions such as the Peachtree Road Race and Atlanta is home to a diverse number of exciting sports teams which include the Atlanta Falcons, the Atlanta Braves, the Atlanta Hawks and the MLS champions, the Atlanta United FC.
We offer a generous base compensation with health benefits, retirement plans, malpractice and four weeks paid vacation plus a week of time to attend and participate in academic conferences and workshops. Internal moonlighting opportunities are also available for additional compensation.
Academic Rank at Emory University School of Medicine will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements.
Emory University School of Medicine, is fully committed to the shared values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff promoting a sense of inclusion and belonging for every member of our community. This climate for diversity, inclusion and excellence is critical to attaining the best scholarship, teaching, and research.
Minimum qualifications include: MD degree and completion of a four year residency program (psychiatry). Must hold or be eligible for State of Georgia medical license. Must be board certified or board eligible.
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.
Marcus Autism Center, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine, are conducting a search for an outstanding child psychiatrist to join the Division of Autism and Related Disabilities.
Our Child Psychiatrist will focus on providing clinical care and pediatric psychopharmacology, but will also have opportunities to support research and to provide supervision of allied clinicians and clinical training for students. Child Psychiatrists work as part of an interdisciplinary team of providers to conduct medical and developmental evaluations as well as provide follow-up care on an outpatient basis. The Center values excellence in patient-centered care and will be looking for a person who is successful in effectively communicating with patients, families and colleagues. Our emphasis on providing empirically supported assessments and interventions rests upon a fundamental commitment to provide the best care for the greatest number of patients possible, and thus we take seriously the responsible stewardship of time and resources. Clinicians enjoy the opportunity to learn from interdisciplinary collaboration and to disseminate cutting edge technologies and models of clinical service delivery emerging from the synergies of active translational research in clinical context.
Successful candidates will be well trained in child psychiatry and will have a history of commitment to serving children with autism and their families. The position requires that candidates be license-eligible to practice as a physician in the state of Georgia. Faculty affiliation or appointment in the Emory University Department of Pediatrics is possible, depending on qualifications of the candidate. This position is also available as an employed physician as part of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
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 PER attending will be assigned to: The initial assessments of patients triaged to the PER to ensure that the patients are medically appropriate for the PER; Initiating an initial treatment plan including medical workup and medication management; Leading a team of clinicians to determine the most appropriate treatment plan (e.g., discharge with outpatient follow up, admitting to temporary observation or inpatient admission) including providing medical clearance; Providing emergency room consults; Rounding on patients in the Crisis Intervention Services on 13B with the psychiatric resident; Supervising medical, nursing and PA students and residents in the PER and 13B; And providing after hours consultation services for the general hospital over the phone, or when they are available to leave the PER, providing the consultation at the bedside; Supervising the evening and overnight resident covering 13A and 13B. The institution offers a nationally competitive salary commensurate with experience. To be considered apply online.
Emory Unviersity is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veteran Employer.-- Degree: MD - Board certification or Board eligible for the ABPN - Records of accomplishments: At least two years of experience working with individuals with serious and persistent mental illness which could include work in residency - Managerial/Lea
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.
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.