Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Posted: 12/22/2015

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics seeks an academic physician to join the Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition.

Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license.  Candidates must have completed an accredited Pediatric residency and Pediatric Gastroenterology fellowship program, and be board eligible or board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology.  Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and Pediatric residents. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.

The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology cares for children with a full range of conditions, including active inflammatory bowel disease, eosinophilic esophagitis and nutrition support programs, among others. Its well-equipped Endoscopy Unit offers the full complement of state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic services.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals #1 in the state for the last several years.  WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states.  Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds.  WVU Medicine has also opened a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services and has broken ground on an ambulatory surgery center adjacent to the new clinic. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate.  The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit To apply, submit your CV directly to Jessica Hall, Sr. Human Resources Generalist – Physician Recruitment at

WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.