Title:  Assistant Professor (IAR)

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  9847

Summary

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Immunology, Allergy and Retrovirology (IAR) at Texas Children's Hospital is seeking a highly motivated, responsible, and organized physician. We are worldwide known for Food Allergy Research Program (FAP) and our experience in desensitization studies, community outreach and diversity work are known internationally.  This is an opportunity for a clinical allergy/immunology physician to take part in investigations to determine the function of immunologic cells in food allergic disease and conduct translational research for the FAP, with an opportunity to develop specific expertise in the field of immunologic disorders.


This selected candidate will fill a critical need for the Division of Allergy and Immunology. The Assistant Professor will provide medical care focused on the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of pediatric patients with clinical manifestations of food Allergy and primary and secondary immunodeficiency disease who need curative therapy. This physician will provide medical care to clinical patients in the outpatient and inpatient setting and participate in research clinical trials.
 

Job Duties

  • Provide medical care for patients in the Allergy and Immunology Clinic.
  • Provide care for patients in the  clinical research center for the food allergy program.
  • Participate in inpatient rounds, food allergy program meetings and activities. 
  • Integrate immunology expertise into inpatient hospital care through a consultation service.
  • Provide immunology education to the allergy/immunology service.
  • Perform clinical and translational research to advance the identification, care and management of patients with food allergies, immunodeficiency, immunodysregulation, and autoimmunity. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education Required:  Medical Degree.
  • Experience Required: None required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration:  Current license as a Physician by the State of Texas Physician Board. Specialty certification as required by department. Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated, subject to approved exemptions against vaccine- preventable diseases including, but not limited to COVID 19 and influenza.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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