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UNIVERSITY OF IOWA CHILD/ ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY FELLOWSHIP DIRECTOR in Iowa City, Iowa

CHILD/ ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY FELLOWSHIP DIRECTORRequisition # 73860Position BasicsType of PositionCLINICAL-TRACKAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Friday, January 31st, 2020College:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:PsychiatrySalarySalary:CommensuratePosition DetailsFull/Part Time Status:Full TimePosition Description:Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Training Director - Department of PsychiatryThe Department of Psychiatry at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is seeking a board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist to lead its ACGME-accredited Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship. The candidate will join a progressive and growing child and adolescent psychiatry division. The overall philosophy of this academic division is the provision of family-centered care to each patient/family dyad seen in our inpatient and outpatient settings, in conjunction with our highly-regarded and well-established postgraduate training program.Appointment will be on the non-tenure clinical track, open rank. The position is a 1.0 FTE and consists of 40% clinical time, 10% academic time, and 50% time to serve as the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Training Director.The responsibilities of the Fellowship Training Director include but are not limited to:Leading the recruitment and retention of fellows inside and outside of our institutionMonitoring the fellows and supervising faculty at UIHC and any other training sites. This includes evaluation of the fellows and supervising faculty as well as facilitating fellow and faculty development programs. This also involves the development and implementation of performance improvement plans when needed for fellows and supervising faculty.Assuring the fellowship policies and procedures are consistent with ACGME, UIHC GME, and Department of Psychiatry requirementsResponding to all ACGME and UIHC GME requirements regarding annual program updates, annual reviews, development of program improvement plans, and implementing changes necessary to stay in compliance with the ACGME and UIHC GME policies and procedures.Our Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship is a standard two-year fellowship and accepts three trainees each year. The Fellowship consists of core rotations with inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and consult-liaison child and adolescent psychiatry and a two-year curriculum of didactics for all six fellows concentrated during a protected half day of education with established and enthusiastic course directors. Fellows have continuous psychotherapy experiences throughout the two years in collaboration with our vibrant child psychology team and social work therapists. Fellows also rotate through experiences with developmental pediatrics, school child psychiatry, child neurology, and specialty psychiatric care of youth with tic disorders, autism, and early childhood presentations. Electives offer a wide range of additional training in research, school-based treatment, college mental health, sleep medicine, parent-child interactive therapy, family therapy, and telepsychiatry. Opportunities exist for development of components of the fellowship to reflect the interests of a new training director.Clinical work for this position will be performed in conjunction with the wide range of service already provided by the division. Our outpatient child psychiatry setting provides the opportunity to work with patients independently or with a resident physician, in specialty or general patient populations. Attending physicians also rotate as one of two child psychiatrists on our 15-bed inpatient child and adolescent unit. This role is a team leader of an inpatient multidisciplinary team that includes child and adolescent psychiatry fellows, general psychiatry residents, medical students, nurses, social workers, psychologists, educational consultants, and rehab therapists and cares for a stimulating and diverse patient population. This t

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