Title:  Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences - Menninger Activity (Assistant Professor)

Division:  Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  17221


The Menninger Clinic is one of the nation's premier mental health care providers and we are dedicated to treating individuals with complex mental illness, including severe mood, personality, anxiety, and addictive disorders throughout the spectrum of inpatient to outpatient care. We are equally committed to teaching future mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research. Menninger is an affiliated teaching hospital for Baylor College of Medicine which is a leading academic health science institution located within the world's largest medical center. It is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service.  The Menninger Clinic is seeking a Moonlighting/PRN Physician (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine) to provide clinical coverage on weekends and holidays. The Staff Physician helps provide medical assessments and follow-up management for adult and adolescent patients admitted to The Menninger Clinic for psychiatric care. The ideal candidate works well in a multi-disciplinary team environment that emphasizes communication and collegiality in providing a comprehensive approach to care.


Position Duties

  • Review admission history and physicals
  • Consultation for medical problems occurring after admission and
  • Medical management of chronic conditions in the hospital.


Position Qualifications

Must have an M.D. or D.O. degree with completion of an approved residency in internal medicine or family medicine; board-certified by the respective certifying board for internal medicine or family medicine; current license to practice medicine in the State of Texas; DEA registration; and current CPR certification; five (5) years of post-residency work experience in a related area of specialty; must be able to work effectively with interdisciplinary teams and possess knowledge of therapeutic modalities employed by team members and the assigned clinical program



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.