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Orthopedic Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Children's/Harvard Medical School

Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
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Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) seeks to recruit the next Orthopedic Surgeon-in-Chief. This prestigious appointee will lead a Department comprised of 56 full time clinical faculty including 11 Professors, seven Associate Professors, 23 Assistant Professors, and 15 Instructors. The Orthopedic faculty care for approaching 120,000 patients and perform nearly 6,000 operative cases annually across the system.

BCH is a 415-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Boston Children’s offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age, and in some cases, into adulthood. The hospital has approximately 23,000 inpatient admissions each year and its 250+ specialized clinical programs schedule 700,000 visits annually. In 2019, the hospital performed more than 29,000 surgical procedures.

As one of the premier pediatric teaching hospitals in the world, BCH is affiliated with Harvard Medical School (HMS), and is known for its ongoing commitment to foster cutting-edge research. Consistent with this mission, the BCH Orthopedic Department employs five full-time basic scientists and is comprised of 28 clinical investigators.

Interested candidates should have a distinguished record of clinical excellence, teaching and scholarly accomplishment consistent with a HMS appointment at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor, the latter with credentials approaching the professorial level. A keen understanding of clinical operations and ability to manage a significant financial and operating budget is desired.

Candidates must be board certified in Orthopedic Surgery with subspecialty certification in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery and eligible for licensure without restriction within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

All inquiries are confidential. Interested candidates should forward a personal statement and CV to:

Steven J. Fishman, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief and Chief,
Department of Surgery, Boston Children’s Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School,
Department of Surgery
300 Longwood Avenue, Fegan 3,
3rd Floor Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Phone: (617) 355-3040 / Facsimile: (617) 730-0753
Email: steven.fishman@childrens.harvard.edu

Boston Children’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Posted: 2021-01-05 Expires: 2021-02-04

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