Title:  Pediatrics - Infectious Disease (Assistant Professor)

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  Austin, TX
Requisition ID:  14044


The Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine is recruiting a qualified physician to be part of an initially two-member Pediatric Infectious Diseases team who will serve as full-time faculty for the Infectious Diseases service at the new state-of-the-art North Austin campus. The North Austin campus is comprised of a 52 bed, 365,000-square foot inpatient hospital and an adjacent 170,000-square foot outpatient facility offering a full suite of specialties and subspecialties. This position offers:


  • A significant and exciting opportunity to advance your career in a new environment, as you help expand the reputable and trusted Texas Children's services in Central Texas.
  • A clinically focused hospital experience with the backing and support of a premier academic medical institution.
  • A chance to live and work in a vibrant, and fast-growing city with numerous extracurricular opportunities.


The ability to benefit from the stability, resources, and long-term opportunities of a premier pediatric and women's health academic institution.


The qualified applicant will have successfully completed a Fellowship Program in Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 1-3 years Pediatric Infectious Diseases patient care experience is preferred. Board certification (or Board eligible) in Pediatric Infectious Diseases is required.


The physician will spend 80% of her/his time on the inpatient consultation service or in the Pediatric Infectious Diseases outpatient clinic and will devote 20% time as Medical Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship.


If you are interested in learning more about Austin or have a referral, please reach out to Deb Palazzi, MD at dpalazzi@bcm.edu.


You can also email AustinPhysicians@texaschildrens.org.


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