The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP) and OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois are seeking a residency/fellowship trained Pediatric Neurologist to join their Division of Pediatric Neurology. Additional opportunities exist for pediatric neurologists who have completed fellowship training in epilepsy. Dr. Nadir Khan, Division Chief, will join the Division this Fall.
The candidate will have a faculty appointment with UICOMP, one of three regional campuses of the University of Illinois College of Medicine. UICOMP’s educational programs include 244 medical students and 300 residents/fellows in 21 different post graduate programs. The Department of Pediatrics and OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois, in collaboration with the Department of Neurology, have received approval to develop a pediatric neurology residency/fellowship.
The Department of Pediatrics is one of the largest departments at UICOMP. In collaboration with OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois, the Department has 19 divisions and over 145 faculty members. OSF Children’s Hospital serves as the subspecialty regional referral center for Central Illinois. The Department has 30 pediatric residents and 32 internal medicine/pediatric residents.
Recognized as a regional leader in central and downstate Illinois, OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois is a 136 licensed pediatric bed, full-service children’s hospital with more than 145 pediatric sub-specialists in 40+ subspecialties. The OSF Children’s Hospital has 64 neonatal beds, 8 level II nursery beds, 32 pediatric critical care beds, 16 pediatric oncology beds and 16 general pediatric beds with a swing unit that allows for up to 29 additional pediatric patients. OSF Children’s Hospital is the pediatric teaching affiliate of UICOMP.
Candidates must have completed a Child Neurology Residency and be BE/BC in Neurology with special qualification in Child Neurology.