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Pediatric Hospital Medicine Hospitalist, LPCHS

Apply now Work type: CE - Clinician Educator
Location: Stanford University
Categories: School of Medicine

The Stanford Department of Pediatrics is committed to advancing the health of infants, children, and adolescents through innovative medical care, research, education, training, and advocacy. With over 400 pediatricians and pediatric subspecialties, our department is one of the largest in the Stanford University School of Medicine. Ranked among the top in the nation by US News and World Report, we attract medical students, interns, postdoctoral scholars, residents, fellows, and faculty from around the world. We offer broad-based training in general pediatrics, critical care and pediatric subspecialties within a variety of ambulatory, inpatient and community settings. Integrated with our educational activities, these programs provide hands-on learning to equip our graduates with the skills they'll need as future advocates of children's health.

The Department of Pediatrics is a dynamic, stimulating place to work and because we are focused on growth and improved excellence, our faculty and staff have particularly challenging and rewarding roles.

The Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine/Stanford Medicine Children’s Health is recruiting experienced full-time, or part-time clinical Pediatric Hospitalists to attend at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford (LPCHS). The successful recruits will be appointed to the Clinician Educator Line as Clinical Instructors, Clinical Assistant Professors, Clinical Associate Professors, or Clinical Professors. The major criterion for appointment as Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administrative and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.


Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.


The Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine is the one of the fastest growing pediatric Divisions at Stanford University. We are not only looking to positively impact children’s health in Palo Alto, but also the region. We have 70+ physicians managing sick children throughout 6 different hospitals in the area. When we are not active with patient care, our Hospitalists hold many leadership roles throughout various hospital committees to help ensure we are providing safe and excellent clinical and patient-centered care.

We are also looking for a pediatric hospitalist who would be interested in being a medical director of Case Management.  If you would like more information, please contact the individuals below.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Diverse clinical experiences
  • Opportunities to work clinically at one of our community sites

For more information on our division, please visit our website: 


To be successful in this position, you will bring:

  • Active or able to apply for a California medical license
  • Experience and comfort with the care of hospitalized pediatric patients
  • Good teamwork and communication skills
  • Interest in personal faculty development in various areas such as quality improvement, evidence-based care, and medical education along with opportunities to be engaged both local and nationally.
  • Experience with quality improvement work and/or projects (preferred but not required)


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement 

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical missions. 

*Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job. 

The Pediatrics Department, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who will help foster an inclusive academic environment for colleagues, students, and staff with a wide range of backgrounds, identities, and outlooks. Candidates may choose to include as part of their research and teaching statements a brief discussion about how their work and experience will further these ideals. Additional information about Stanford's IDEAL initiative may be found here: Click Here  


How to apply:

The Pediatrics Department, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Please submit a CV and cover letter with optional diversity statement. 


The expected base pay range for this position is:
Clinical Instructor: $207,000 - $233,000
Clinical Assistant Professor: $244,000 - $270,000
Clinical Associate Professor: $287,000 - $314,000
Clinical Professor: $332,000 - $376,000

This pay range reflects base pay, which is based on faculty rank and years in rank. It does not include all components of the School of Medicine’s faculty compensation program or pay from participation in departmental incentive compensation programs. For more information about compensation and our wide-range of benefits, including housing assistance, please contact the hiring department. 

Stanford University has provided a pay range representing its good faith estimate of what the university reasonably expects to pay for the position. The pay offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors including (but not limited to) the experience and qualifications of the selected candidate including equivalent years in rank, training, and field or discipline; internal equity; and external market pay for comparable jobs. 


For questions, please contact:

Lauren Destino, MD

Clinical Professor

Associate Chief, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Programs


Courtney Gong

PHM Operations Manager


To learn more about the Department of Pediatrics, please visit:

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