The Division of Genetics at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, an Orlando Health hospital, is seeking a full-time Pediatric Clinical Geneticist to join our expanding practice. Job responsibilities include outpatient genetics evaluations and management of medically complex patients; inpatient consultations at Winnie Palmer and Arnold Palmer Hospitals; and participation in multidisciplinary clinics. This position provides additional opportunities including clinical research and instruction of medical students and residents. In addition, our practice serves as the only metabolic genetics clinic in Central Florida. We seek an enthusiastic clinician with a passion for genetics and pediatrics to join this active practice.
The Division of Genetics includes three clinical geneticists, genetics nurse practitioner, two genetic counselors, metabolic dietitian, registered nurse, and genetic counseling assistant. We utilize a collaborative approach to patient care and work closely with physicians and other clinical staff from a wide variety of pediatric specialties. Our team also partners with genetic counselors in the perinatology and cancer departments within our institution.
Candidates are expected to be board certified or board eligible with the American Board of Medical Genetics.
Internal Number: 1000
About Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Medical Center
Orlando Health is one of Florida's most comprehensive private, not-for-profit healthcare networks. Our family of hospitals includes Orlando Regional Medical Center, home to Central Florida’s only Level One Trauma Center; Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children; Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies; UF Health Cancer Center at Orlando Health; and four community hospitals.
Together, Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies form Arnold Palmer Medical Center - the largest facility dedicated to children and women in the United States. Winnie Palmer Hospital is one of the most experienced labor and delivery hospitals in the nation, averaging 12,000-15,000 births per year. The neonatal ICU is the 4th largest in the country with 142 bed capacity. The two hospitals are connected through a two-story connector bridge, allowing easy transport of patients to medical services and efficient sharing of resources between the physicians and clinical staff that provide services to women, babies, and children. This integrated model allows for the optimal delivery of care providing the best outcomes for mother and child. Newborns and premature babies at Winn...ie Palmer Hospital benefit from access to an array of sub-specialized physicians at Arnold Palmer Hospital.