Medical University of South Carolina UNIV - Open Rank - Pediatric Neurologist in Charleston, South Carolina
Job summary: The Department of Pediatrics at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) seeks a pediatric neurologist at the assistant or associate professor level. Candidates must be eligible or certified by the ABPN with Special Qualification in Child Neurology. Interest/ Experience in movement disorders and its treatment encouraged. Candidates must be a US citizen or permanent US residents who are eligible for medical licensure in South Carolina.
The current Division of Pediatric Neurology includes five faculty members and 2.5 nurse practitioners and provides the full range of both inpatient and outpatient clinical services at MUSC Children’s Hospital. MUSC's Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, is designated a Level IV epilepsy center, the highest designation offered by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers. The center offers multidisciplinary diagnostic and treatment services to patients from infancy to young adulthood through the MUSC Children's Hospital. Adult patients are provided care at MUSC Hospital. MUSC’s Neurophysiology Lab has a complete combination of accredited labs in EEG, EMG, Intraoperative Monitoring, and Intracranial and Extracranial Vascular Imaging, in conjunction with a Level IV Epilepsy Center. The goal of the Center is to develop a partnership with referring physicians so that each child receives optimal long-term care. Specialty services such as speech language pathology and neuropsychology are available, as well as diagnostic services such as inpatient and outpatient video EEG monitoring.
MUSC is the premier tertiary care medical center and academic teaching hospital in South Carolina located in Charleston, a beautiful and historic but cosmopolitan city on the Atlantic Coast. MUSC and the Department of Pediatrics both have an impressive record of recent growth. A new Children’s Hospital, currently in the design phase and scheduled to open in 2020, will offer state of the art tertiary and quaternary services. The Charleston community is quite family-friendly with excellent neighborhoods and schools, access to numerous cultural and outdoor activities, and easy transportation.
Payscale Salary Range: UNIV-Band 0: Commensurate with experience.