Pediatric Geneticist Opportunity in Sioux Falls, SD
Sanford Children's Specialty Group and the Department of Pediatrics Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota are seeking a clinical geneticist with primary pediatric training to join an expanding genetics practice.
• Join two clinical geneticists, multiple molecular geneticists and genetic counselors. Research opportunities are available depending on the background and interests of the successful candidate.
• Sanford Children’s is a group of 60+ pediatric sub-specialists with most pediatric sub-specialists represented
• Pediatric Residency Program, allowing for a faculty appointment through the Sanford School of Medicine
• Genetic Counseling Program started in 2016 with a joint effort between Sanford Health and Augustana University
• Imagenetics Initiative to expand genetics into primary care
SANFORD HEALTH SYSTEM
Sanford Health is one of the largest, not-for-profit health care systems in the nation with 44 hospitals and nearly 300 clinics in nine states and nine countries. Sanford Health serves the Upper Midwest, with nearly 1,400 physicians in 81 specialty areas of medicine.
ABOUT SANFORD HEALTH IN SIOUX FALLS
• 545-bed hospital
• Large referral area
• Research opportunities
• Serving a city population of 250,000
SIOUX FALLS COMMUNITY
Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest. As the largest city in the state, it
balances an excellent quality of life and strong economy with a safe, clean living environment.
The cost of living is competitive and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers
amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports and nightlife.
For more information, contact:
Mary Jo Burkman, DASPR
Sr. Director Physician Recruitment (605)328-6996
Caring for Children in our Castle of Care!
Sanford Children’s Hospital, a free standing 146 bed facility dedicated to caring for children, opened in March 2009. Sanford Children’s Hospital is the flagship Pediatric provider for Sanford Health recently received a gift of $400 million dollars from well known philanthropist T. Denny Sanford. A significant portion of these funds are earmarked for Pediatric program development to enhance Sanford’s mission of clinical service, education, and research. The children’s hospital is rapidly growing and provides a fertile environment for those interested in joining an energetic and supportive faculty.
Sanford Children's Specialty Group
Sanford Children’s is a group of 60+ Pediatric sub-specialists with most Pediatric subspecialists represented. Besides the variety of clinical practice, education and research opportunities at Sanford, Sanford Children’s Specialty Group offers something you can’t read in an email or letter: the true, sincere collegiality among our physicians. You have to experience it in person to really believe it!
Sanford Health is an integrated health system headquartered in Sioux Falls, SD and Fargo, ND. Sanford is now the largest, rural, not-for-profit health care system in the nation serving 126 communities in eight states. It includes 35 hospitals, 140 clinic locations and more than 1,400 physicians in 81 specialty areas of medicine.
With more than 26,000 employees, Sanford Health is the largest employer in North and South Dakota. The system is experiencing dynamic growth and uses innovation, pioneering research and advanced health and healing to meet the challenges of healthcare for today and for the future.
The City of Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest, currently totaling over 250,000 in the greater Sioux Falls area. Sioux Falls, the largest city in the state, balances an excellent quality of life, a strong economy, and a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive with other leading cities in the region and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers all the amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports, and nightlife. South Dakota is known for its world class hunting and fishing along with national parks and a wide variety of landscapes to enjoy through its four seasons.
For more information or to apply contact:
Mary Jo Burkman
Sanford Health Physician Recruitment
605-328-0126 or 866-312-3907