Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Penn State Health Clinical Investigator/Scientist
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking NIH funded Clinical Investigator/Scientists at the Division levels of the Department of Medicine.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a 551-bed adult and pediatric Level I trauma center. As Central Pennsylvania's only academic medical center and home to Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital and Penn State College of Medicine, we are sought out as a resource for the most complex adult and pediatric cases. We are committed to providing a professional environment that supports staff development and quality patient care.
Located in Hershey, Pa., we offer a great place to live, work, play, and learn. Our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living, whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Hershey's community is rich in history and offers a diverse culture conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington, DC.
Appropriate candidates must possess an MD, MD/PhD or foreign equivalent, NIH funding, and the ability to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
For more information, qualified applicants should contact:
Heather Peffley, PHR, FASPR
Physician Recruiter, Penn State Health
About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 14,000 people system-wide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children's Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,000 physicians and direct care providers at more than 100 medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University's medical school. With campuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $90 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.
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