Pediatrics - Gastroenterology Physician - Academics Job with Arkansas Children's Hospital/UAMS, Dept. of Pediat in Springdale, AR

Seeking Pediatric Gastroenterologist in Beautiful Northwest Arkansas

  • Accepts J1 Visas: Yes
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Yes
  • Loan Assistance:Not Specified
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:Yes
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 08/17/2021
  • 828613
  • ACNW GI 10.2020

Arkansas Children’s Northwest (ACNW) and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Springdale, Arkansas seek a full-time board eligible/certified Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join as a faculty member in an academic gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition practice.


  • Faculty appointment at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at the Assistant or Associate Professor level
  • Competitive salary and benefits package along with robust faculty mentoring program and multiple available tracks for promotion and/or tenure including Clinical Attending, Clinician-Educator and Clinician-Scientist with P & T eligibility after 5th year.
  • Immediate availability with negotiable starting date.
  • Join an established practice with a faculty of eight physicians at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas who currently staff clinics each week at ACNW. 
  • Program is growing to add this full time faculty position based at ACNW with the potential to add a Nurse Practitioner for additional clinical support.
  • Primary focus on general pediatric gastroenterology.
  • Excellent clinical space including endoscopy suite.
  • Strong collaboration and affiliation with USDA-ARS Nutrition Center, food allergy research programs, Center for Translational Pediatric Research, Healthy Foods Research Group, and Center for Childhood Obesity Prevention.


  • Arkansas Children’s is the only pediatric health system in Arkansas. With a population of 2.8 million, Arkansas Children’s is the major pediatric referral center for Arkansas serving children from birth to age 21.
  • Built in 2018, Arkansas Children’s Northwest offers exceptional pediatric care in a state-of-the-art facility, including: emergency services, inpatient unit, outpatient clinics, diagnostic & imaging services, and a surgery center.
  • Additional services offered include audiology, speech therapy, nutrition, imaging, infusion, child life, social work, and physical therapy.


Arkansas Children’s Northwest is located in one of the fastest growing regions in the country, with many local amenities, and abundant natural resources.  Northwest Arkansas is a highly desirable area that is home to corporations including Walmart, J.B. Hunt and Tyson. U.S. News & World Report put Northwest Arkansas at number 4 in its 2020 rankings of the 25 Best Affordable Places to Live and the Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Metropolitan Statistical Area at No. 8 on its 2020 list of Best Places to Live.