Ochsner LSU Health System – Shreveport and Louisiana State University Health Science Center- Shreveport is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Endocrinologist to join the Department of Pediatrics. We are seeking a full-time physician at the Assistant or the Associate Professor level. Applicants must qualify for a Louisiana license. This position is for inpatient and outpatient pediatric endocrine/diabetes care, as well as teaching residents and medical students, and provides opportunities for research.
Primary responsibilities include
- Patient care
- Resident education
- Medical student education
Protected time is available to pursue clinical and/or laboratory research interests. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Compensation and Benefits:
- Salary is commensurate with experience and training
- Generous Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
- Life Insurance
- Long-Term Disability Insurance
- Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
- Flexible Spending Account
- Optional Retirement Plans Available
- Vacation / Scheduled Time Off
About Ochsner LSU Health System - Shreveport
Our faculty includes 14 full-time and 7 part-time General Pediatricians and 21 full-time subspecialists, including:
- Cardiology, Child Abuse
- Critical Care
- Infectious Disease
- Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
As well as pediatric specialists in ENT, Neurosurgery, OMFS, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Surgery -including Burn Surgery and Trauma/SICU, and Urology
Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – 40 bed unit
23 pediatric beds inpatient ward and an 8-bed pediatric intensive care unit
One of 8 Children’s Hospitals in the country affiliated with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Children’s Clinical Research Center with a dedicated 3-bed clinical trial unit and laboratory, which supports 10-12 NIH and Pharma-sponsored clinical trials annually. Inpatient and outpatient subjects.
Our health sciences center is home to the School of Medicine, School of Graduate Studies and School of Allied Health Professions and a robust research enterprise. More than 800 students are enrolled in the degree programs at any one time. Additionally, nearly 600 residents and fellows are trained each year.