Academic Pediatrician

The Department of Pediatrics at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is seeking an academic pediatrician with a demonstrated interest in leading our expanding ambulatory care clinic. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is a large public hospital and academic health center and is the only level 1 pediatric and adult trauma center located in the South Bay of Los Angeles County, serving 1.5 million individuals.

Responsibilities include: teaching fellows, residents, medical students and staff, active involvement with outpatient quality, safety and administrative activities, and academic/scholarly activities.

Candidates must have an MD/DO degree and be Board Certified in Pediatrics. We are seeking a bright, independent physician who is committed to an academic career and has the desire to contribute to the growth of ambulatory care in an academic department. A variety of academic interests would be supported including quality improvement, child advocacy, translational research, biomedical and public health informatics, outcomes research and injury prevention.

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Faculty appointment is with the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Salary is enhanced by an attractive benefits package that includes professional liability coverage. Los Angeles County, Department of Health Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We value diversity and are committed to equal opportunity in employment.

For more information about Harbor-UCLA Department of Pediatrics, please visit

We invite qualified individuals to send a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:

Kelly Callahan, MD at kcallahan@dhs.lacounty.govĀ 

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Physician Specialist (Non-Megaflex)