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Pediatric Gastroenterology, IBD and Celiac Medical Directors

Stanford University
Stanford, California
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The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition in the Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University seeks qualified M.D. or D.O. applicants who are board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology with expertise in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) or celiac disease to join the Division as Associate or Full Professors in the University Medical Center or Clinician Educator Line and serve as Clinical Directors of the IBD and Celiac Disease Programs within the Center for
Pediatric IBD and Celiac Disease.


  • The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Medical Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.
  • The major criterion for appointment as Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administrative and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

The Stanford Center for Pediatric IBD and Celiac Disease comprises a group of pediatric gastroenterologists and health care specialists focused on delivering state-of-the-art, evidence based, multidisciplinary and family-centered clinical care to children and adolescents with IBD and celiac disease. Furthermore, Center providers seek to optimize the long-term health
and quality-of-life of our patients through improvement science and to integrate clinical care with research. The Center is supported by a transformative philanthropic gift and includes a dedicated social worker, dietician, psychologist, nurse practitioner, IBD nurses, and administrative staff. Currently, we care for over 600 patients with IBD and nearly 400 with Celiac Disease. Our Center is also an active member of the ImproveCareNow health learning collaborative.

We expect the successful candidate to serve as a member of the Pediatric, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Division at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital (LPCH), with responsibilities for developing and implementing the vision and goals for the clinical IBD and celiac programs, clinical care, teaching in the fields of IBD or celiac disease, quality improvement and research. S/he will join a nationally recognized group of pediatric gastroenterologists who provide clinical care and perform research within a multidisciplinary gastroenterology, nutrition, hepatology and liver transplantation programs.

The Pediatric Gastroenterology Program at LPCH has grown dramatically over the past ten years and is currently ranked in the top 15 programs nationally by U.S. News and World Report. The Pediatric liver transplant program is consistently one of the top 3 in the US in volume and outcomes. Extensive opportunities exist for prospective clinical and translational research through collaborations with outstanding investigators in the School of Medicine (Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, Radiology, Microbiology and Immunology, and Health Research and Policy), School of Engineering, Stanford Program in Bio-X, and the Stanford Institute for Immunity, Transplantation, and Infection, which includes the Center for Human Microbiome Studies.

Applications will be reviewed and accepted until the position is filled.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their research or teaching statement a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

Submit a CV and a brief letter to include an optional diversity statement to: Apply Here

Tandy Aye, MD, Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology, Search Chair

c/o Brian Richter, email: brianr17@stanford.edu


Posted: 2021-10-12 Expires: 2021-12-11

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Pediatric Gastroenterology, IBD and Celiac Medical Directors

Stanford University
Stanford, California

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