Pediatrics - Ophthalmology Physician Job with Norton Medical Group, a part of Norton Healthcare in Louisville, KY

Pediatric Opthalmology, Norton Children's and University of Louisville School of Medicine

  • Accepts J1 Visas: Not Specified
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Yes
  • Loan Assistance:Not Specified
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:Yes
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 03/14/2022
  • 996769

NORTON CHILDREN’S EYE CARE, AFFILIATED WITH THE UOFL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, and a part of Norton Children’s Medical Group, is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible pediatric ophthalmologist. The selected candidate will function as part of a dynamic, growing team dedicated to meeting the needs of children through clinical care, medical education, research and advocacy. The current pediatric ophthalmology service covers a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Norton Children’s Hospital as well as NICU coverage at University of Louisville Hospital and other regional hospital facilities. The practice is located in the Novak Center for Children’s Health in downtown Louisville.

  • A variety of career paths available, with guidance from experienced mentors.
  • Team’s current strengths are point-of-care ultrasound, simulation, medical education, global health and advocacy.
  • Team welcomes collaboration.
  • Opportunities for participation in quality improvement, research and administration, depending on individual interests.
  • Teaching through the UofL School of Medicine, including lectures for grand rounds.
  • Candidates with fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus preferred. 
  • Salary and academic rank commensurate with experience.

A qualified applicant should desire to be a part of UofL’s growing and vibrant pediatric ophthalmology program, promoting innovation and passion for the care of children with ophthalmologic issues. Additionally, the applicant will have the opportunity to mentor and teach residents and technicians.

Our new integrated entity, Norton Children’s Medical Group affiliated with the University of Louisville School of Medicine has, in two short years, recruited well over 100 providers, added four new accredited fellowships, increased outreach throughout our state, and increased NIH, industry sponsored grants, and registry and trial drug network funding through our collaborative research institute, Norton Children’s Research Institute (NCRI).

NOVAK CENTER    The 176,000-square-foot Novak Center for Children’s Health opened in 2018 and was designed to create a better way to deliver health care for the children of Kentucky and the surrounding region. Located in the heart of the UofL Health Sciences campus and close to Norton Children’s Hospital in downtown Louisville, the center is one of the largest and most technically advanced pediatric outpatient centers in the country. This center provides the resources and space necessary to offer an integrated health care model serving as a centralized location for Norton Children’s specialty clinical practices, lab and radiology services, medical education conference rooms, multidisciplinary spaces and more, all in one convenient outpatient care location for families.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Medical degree/diploma
  • Board certified/board eligible
  • Kentucky medical license or license eligible

Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity