Pediatric Neurologist – Northwell Health – New York
April 16, 2021
The Division of Pediatric Neurology at the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York has an opening for two BC/BE Pediatric Neurologists with strong clinical skills in Pediatric Neurology to join our team. Candidates with additional expertise in neonatal neurology, or headache are particularly encouraged to apply.
The Division of Pediatric Neurology is comprised of 12 Pediatric Neurologists, 4 NPs, two social workers, a neuropsychologist, one research assistant, and a ketogenic diet specialist, and has an ACGME-approved residency training program (two per year). It also has an ACGME approved pediatric epilepsy fellowship training program (one per year). Faculty also participate in the curriculum of the General Pediatric Residency Training Program. We offer a robust clinical and scholastic experience in a family centered region of New York. We have a dedicated 10 bed neuroscience unit (Level 4 NAEC) for our surgical patients, and perform stereoEEG assisted by our robot ROSA. We also have a three bed sleep lab. We have opportunities in multiple locations across the metropolitan region. We oversee 40,000 deliveries per year in the Northwell Health system. Faculty have appointments at Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. We have an active research program with intramural and extramural funding, and ongoing several drug studies.
The Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center (CCMC) is the largest pediatric teaching hospital in the New York metropolitan region. It is the tertiary pediatric medical center of Northwell Health and it is the only Level-1 Pediatric Trauma Center on Long Island. Today, it is the largest pediatric teaching hospital in the region, treating over 230,000 children per year and serving 1.8 million children in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk counties. CCMC is committed to a center of excellence in pediatric neurology including a newly renovated Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (NAEC level 4) opened in 2016. We are proud to have been selected as one of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals” by US News & World Report for 10 years in a row.
Northwell Health has 23 hospitals and more than 750 outpatient locations throughout the Metro New York area and beyond, Northwell Health serves over 11 million people and is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the nation. In addition to the renowned tertiary clinical resources that we offer, our faculty also enjoys access to the scholastic and research resources of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and strategic affiliation with the nationally renowned Cold Spring Harbor laboratory. No matter where you choose to live, from the family-centered suburbs of Long Island to the glitter and buzz of Manhattan to the serene beauty of the Atlantic coast, the New York metropolitan area offers something for everyone.
If you choose to join us, you will find not only a great career opportunity, but also great lifestyle options. An academic appointment at The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with experience. Northwell is proud to offer a highly competitive salary and generous benefits package.