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Psychiatry physician job in Illinois : Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an experienced and accomplished leader to serve as Chief of the Division of Medicine Psychiatry. This position reports to the Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine. In the Spring of 2015, John Flack, MD, MPH joined Southern Illinois University SOM as the new Chair of Medicine. The new Chair of Psychiatry, Kari Wolf, MD, joined Southern Illinois University SOM in the Summer of 2016. Both Chairs strongly support the Med/Psych program and are actively building the departments of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry at SIU SOM. The Department of Psychiatry is expanding to provide telemedicine and school-based care in addition to, traditional inpatient, outpatient, ECT and TMS services. The Department offers a 4-year residency program with 4 slots per year, totaling 16 residents. The Internal Medicine Division of Medicine/Psychiatry provides opportunities to work in both inpatient Internal Medicine and Inpatient Psychiatry services. Medicine/Psychiatry is responsible for the Inpatient Consult Liaison Psychiatry service and outpatient service in the Med/Psych Clinic. A team of highly trained and skilled nurses and nurse techs with experience in both medical and psychiatric issues provide support to the division. The Division offers a 5-year Medicine/Psychiatry residency program with 2 slots per year. Currently, there are 9 residents in various stages of training. The residents are excited, motivated physicians who go on to challenging fellowships, administrative roles and faculty positions at leading universities. The Department of Internal Medicine is committed to the mission of the School of Medicine to assist the people of central and southern Illinois in meeting their health-care needs through education, patient care, research and service to the community. Founded in 1970, SIU has received national and international recognition for innovation in medical education and offers a welcoming environment for dedicated clinicians who love to teach. Memorial Medical Center and St. John's Hospital, both 500-bed community hospitals, serve the community and are teaching sites for SIU SOM. In May 2015, Memorial Medical Center opened the new Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation, expanding SIU's vision to be a national leader for excellence in healthcare learning through skills training and simulation labs. Highlights of the position include: Opportunity to lead the Division of Medicine/Psychiatry, and play an integral role in the growth and expansion of the division. Collaboration with faculty nationally recognized for innovative medical education, cutting-edge research and quality healthcare. Supervising and overseeing educational programs for medical students and residents. A highly competitive salary, excellent benefits package, and University funded malpractice plan. Great work/life balance in Springfield, IL, a "Top Places to Live" community. Family oriented neighborhoods, excellent schools, affordable housing and abundance of cultural and recreational activities. Easy access to metropolitan amenities in Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis. Qualifications: Must have a MD or DO degree and be board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in the state of Illinois. Demonstrated leadership in teaching, scholarship and development of clinical programs. A record of innovative and effective administration and fiscal leadership. Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills are essential. Established credentials in research are necessary for appointment at the full professor level.For full consideration: A letter of interest and curriculum vitae should be directed to the executive search firm: Jordan Search Consultants c/o Matt Jordan by email,; by phone, 314.299.7222; or by mail to Jordan Search Consultants, 113 Church Street, O'Fallon, MO 63366.Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled employer.


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