Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist with academic career interests to provide clinical care, consultation, and supervise/teach residents/medical students which also includes working with Advanced Practice Nurses.
The position provides clinical services, through inpatient, C/L and outpatient services, along with telepsychiatry at the Virginia Treatment Center for Children. VTCC works collaboratively within the VCU Health System and Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pediatric Department, community-based child serving organizations, state agencies, and others to deliver exemplary psychiatric services. A new, state of the art facility will be opening in 2017, with expanded capacity for inpatient and outpatient, research and teaching facilities. The position reports to the Division Chair. Rotational evening/weekend coverage with VCU Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for inpatient and consultation services is shared within the Medical Team.
All successful candidates will be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and have demonstrated clinical experience with pediatric patients and their families, and fostering an interdisciplinary team approach. Experience in an academic setting is preferred.
VCU Department of Psychiatry http://psych.vcu.edu/ employs over 80 fulltime faculty and has well-funded research in genetics http://www.vipbg.vcu.edu/, addictions, child and women’s mental health, and psychopharmacology. VCU is a large urban university with robust health science campus and 750-bed university hospital. Richmond, the State Capital, has moderate climate and a rich mix of history with modern facilities, excellent suburban housing, and public/private schools. Low cost of living.