The Department of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), Children’s Specialty Group and Children’s Wisconsin (CW), seeks board certified / board eligible physicians to join our expanding Pediatric Neonatology Section. We are comprised of nationally and internationally renowned, dedicated group of faculty and staff with a strong commitment to patient care.
Our well-established academic program seeks Neonatologists who are motivated to develop independent careers in academic Neonatology. We are particularly interested in faculty to join our expanding programs in: neuro-NICU and high-risk infant follow up clinic, bronchopulmonary dysplasia service, lung disease research program, small baby program and application of point of care ultrasound at bedside. Our program will provide ample opportunity for collaborative clinical and bench research. A competitive salary, benefits, and start-up package will be offered. The Neonatology service includes:
State of the art, all private room, 70-bed NICU at Children’s Wisconsin, which is a level IV unit with access to all pediatric subspecialties.
NICU is adjacent to a high-risk perinatal center with 3600 annual deliveries, including high-risk deliveries for preterm labor and complex fetal anomalies.
Perinatal Center is staffed by 9 maternal-fetal medicine faculty and offers a fellowship program.
Team of 18 neonatologists, 5 pediatricians, 3 basic scientists and 2 research coordinators.
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellowship program with 9 fellows.
In addition, our Neonatology section has several NIH-supported physician scientists engaged in bench, translational and clinical research. Active areas of research include pulmonary biology, post-NICU outcomes in bronchopulmonary dysplasia, neonatal neurocritical care, high-risk infant follow-up, prenatal counseling, bioethics, and palliative care. Developing clinical programs include a dedicated inpatient BPD service, neonatal neurocritical care, and a small baby program. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Candidates should possess the following qualifications:
MD, MD/PhD, or equivalent degree
Board certified or eligible in Neonatology
Eligible for full unrestricted licensure to practice in the State of Wisconsin and unrestricted DEA certificate
Experience and/or interest in one of the focus areas above is preferred
Medical College of Wisconsin
At the core of everything we do at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is the pursuit of new knowledge and the power of academic medicine. Bringing together the world’s top scientists and clinicians, inspired students, and invested communities, we are driven to solve the most complex challenges in health and society. MCW is home to a diverse group of thought leaders collaborating to build a healthier world and a continuous cycle of life-changing knowledge. As a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists, and health professionals, MCW is home to more than 1,500 students in the Medical, Graduate, and Pharmacy Schools, over 900 physicians in residency and fellowship programs, approximately 1,650 physicians, and 750 additional healthcare practitioners. MCW is Wisconsin's leader in health and science. We inspire hope by discovering life-saving treatments and cures, and we train thousands of the world’s most brilliant minds in science and medicine through our academic medical center. We believe the only way to build a healthier world is to build it together, and by investing in the health and vitality of our community, we will improve health for all.
Froedtert Hospital (FH), Milwaukee
Froedtert Hospital is the primary adult tertiary hospital for MCW and is highly regarded for obstetrical care. FH and its perinatal center are adjacent to and connected to CW, providing seamless partnership with pediatric specialists. In Fiscal Year 2021, we provided care for nearly 3,600 births. In addition, our Neonatology Section
partners closely with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology to identify high risk pregnancies through our growing Maternal/Fetal Medicine program, determine care plans, and collaborate to provide the appropriate level of care for the newborns. Care plans are collaboratively managed with the Newborn Nursery to provide the best and safest care of the newborns.
Children’s Wisconsin and Children’s Specialty Group
Children’s Wisconsin is the state’s only independent health care system dedicated solely to the health and well-being of children. With more than 1.3 million annual connections with kids and families statewide, Children’s provides a wide range of care and support — everything from routine care to lifesaving advances and treatment options, foster care and adoption services, child advocacy, and provides an insurance plan.
Children’s and its joint venture with the Medical College of Wisconsin – the Children’s Specialty Group (CSG) - are the largest providers of pediatric healthcare in the state, serving the children and families of Wisconsin with the highest level of care through their American College of Surgeons Level I Children’s Surgery Verification Center, Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence, 70-bed Level IV NICU, Level IV Epilepsy Center, and a 72-bed PICU. With over 70 specialties and 675 providers, CSG providers had 220,000 outpatient visits at 13 regional care sites, 67,000 emergency department/trauma center visits, and over 9,000 admissions.
Milwaukee Located along Lake Michigan, Milwaukee is one of America’s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. It is home to the 2021 NBA Champion Milwaukee Bucks, and headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Harley Davidson, and others. Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining, gardens, and parks. Located less than two hours from Chicago, you can enjoy all that Wisconsin has to offer while still traveling to the “big city.”
MCW is one of the largest healthcare employers in Wisconsin. We are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace that includes individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We believe that embracing human differences is critical to realize our vision of a healthier world, and we recognize that a healthy and thriving community starts from within. We strive to integrate our human and social differences into MCW’s functioning, strategies and culture to create a diverse and equitable workplace. If you believe embracing individuality and working together makes us stronger, then MCW is the place for you. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The Medical College of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
MCW is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We particularly encourage those who are under-represented in medicine to apply. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Nominations and applications, including current curriculum vitae and a cover letter stating qualifications and reasons for interest in the role, may be submitted to:
Kelli Cameron, M.S., SHRM-SCP, Senior Director of Physician Recruitment, at email@example.com
With a history dating back to 1893, the Medical College of Wisconsin is dedicated to leadership and excellence in education, patient care, research and community engagement. More than 1,400 students are enrolled in MCW’s medical school and graduate school programs in Milwaukee, Green Bay and Central Wisconsin. MCW’s School of Pharmacy opened in 2017. A major national research center, MCW is the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin. In the last ten years, faculty received more than $1.5 billion in external support for research, teaching, training and related purposes. This total includes highly competitive research and training awards from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Annually, MCW faculty direct or collaborate on more than 3,100 research studies, including clinical trials. Additionally, more than 1,600 physicians provide care in virtually every specialty of medicine for more than 4.0 million patients annually.
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is Wisconsin's leader in health and science. We believe the only way to build a healthier world is to build it together, and by investing in the health and vitality of our community, we will improve health for all.