Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital is seeking a Pediatric Specialist for their Service Line Director of Research. This position plays a primary role in supporting and coordinating research activities within the L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital. This includes leading and engaging attending physicians in research efforts, encouraging and mentoring residents and fellows on research initiatives, collaborating with the Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital research team, and guiding the overall research vision and strategy within the Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital and Pediatric Service Line. The ideal candidate will have an established research program within pediatrics demonstrated by publications in leading peer-reviewed journals. In addition to focus on the research mission, the candidate will provide clinical services within their subspecialty. This candidate will actively participate in teaching residents and fellows within Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Collaborate with Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital and Pediatric Service Line leaders to contribute to the development research related system priorities
Development of a research strategic plan, including priority areas of focus and associated metrics & targets, in collaboration with Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital and Pediatric Service Line leaders
Coordinate Service Line research activities and support Service Line Division/Section leaders their own development of a research portfolio within respective divisions/sections.
In collaboration with Inova L.J. Murphy Children's Hospital Research leadership, and Inova Office of Research, develop and oversee progress monitoring and reporting
Maintains extramurally funded research program with a national reputation in his/her field
Regularly attend System and Service Line meetings and activities, and contribute information on Research
Aligned with and promotes Inova's mission, vision, values and strategic direction
Stands for and drives excellence
Leads by example, enhancing the Service Line's reputation and establishing personal and
Professional credibility within the Service Line, across the healthcare system and within the community
Builds camaraderie and collaboration among the Service Line team to build a comprehensive and exceptional team
Inova Medical Group is a team of talented and experienced physicians employed by Inova, providing world-class healthcare for the Northern Virginia and greater Washington, DC metro area. More than 400 physicians – experts in primary care medicine and adult specialties – are located throughout the region. Our physicians work together with Inova's extensive network of hospitals and outpatient facilities.