Title:  Assistant Professor - Emergency Medicine

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  3193
Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Continually recognized as one of the nation's premier children's healthcare systems, the Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Emergency Medicine Section serves the South Central Texas area, providing emergency care for more than 150,000 patients annually. Modern, state-ofthe- art equipment and facilities, strong nursing and tech support, and a cutting-edge operations system that bolsters professional efforts and overall satisfaction. The section has wellestablished training practices for multiple levels of learners (fellows, residents, medical students, undergraduate students, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants). Many of our faculty have advanced degrees and/or have specialized training in quality, point of care ultrasound, sedation, global health, education, and research.


The Department of Pediatrics' Section of Emergency Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, in
association with the Texas Children's Hospital (TCH), is seeking pediatric emergency medicine
(PEM) physicians to provide patient care in our emergency centers at TCH Medical Center, TCH
West Campus and TCH Woodlands.

The Section provides PEM coverage to:

  • TCH Medical Center, one of the largest free-standing pediatric quaternary care hospital in the country with over 75,000 Emergency Center (EC) visits/year (70% are ESI acuity 1-3);
  • TCH West Campus, which opened in 2011 as a suburban free- standing pediatric tertiary care hospital with over 40,000 visits/year (50% are ESI acuity 1-3);
  • TCH Woodlands, which opened in 2017 as a suburban free-standing pediatric tertiary care hospital expected to have over 40,000 visits/year (50% are ESI acuity 1-3).
Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must be PEM fellowship trained and/or PEM board certified/eligible, pediatric residency trained and pediatric board certified/eligible, and/or emergency medicine residency trained and emergency medicine board certified/eligible. Candidates will enter at the assistant or associate professor level, tenure or non-tenure track, based on experience and qualifications. Salary and benefit packages are very competitive and include incentives for applicants who are willing to focus their clinical efforts at one of the community sites.





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