Title:  Assistant Professor - Geriatrics

Division:  Medicine
Work Location:  Baylor Clinic, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  3181
Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Baylor (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).


Baylor College of Medicine/ Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center seeks a Board Certified/Board Eligible Physician to serve in the role of Chief of Palliative Care at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center with an academic title and appointment at Baylor College of Medicine in the Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine.


We are seeking a Palliative Care trained physician with experience building a palliative care program.

Job Duties

The leader will have sufficient dedicated non-clinical effort for administrative, quality improvement and education activities.  Their task is to develop inpatient and ICU consult services with focus on 1) cardiovascular disease, 2) oncology, and 3) general/serious advanced illnesses (COPD, liver disease, dementia).  

Minimum Qualifications

Rank and salary commensurate with experience.


In addition to completing the formal application, interested individuals should submit CV and references to: Aanand Naik, MD, Chief, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Section, Department of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza BCM230, Houston, TX  77030 or anaik@bcm.edu,





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