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POSITION IN PEDIATRIC NEUROPSYCHOLOGY
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Children’s Hospital Colorado/University of Colorado School of Medicine (UCSOM) is recruiting for a Pediatric Neuropsychologist to join the Department of Pediatrics/Section of Neurology. This is an academic position for an early- or mid-career neuropsychologist. Applicants must have completed an APPCN-member fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology and be eligible for or have completed Board Certification (ABPP/AACN).

The Neuropsychology Program in Neurology is housed at Children’s Hospital Colorado. Currently, 8 pediatric neuropsychologists are supported by 5 psychometrists, a medical assistant, nursing, and administrative staff. The clinical program provides outpatient and inpatient evaluations with children, from birth through young adulthood, with a range of medical disorders including, but not limited to, epilepsy/epilepsy surgery, cancer and blood disorders, neuro-immunological disorders, cardiac disease, stroke, neuromuscular disease, genetic disorders, and metabolic disorders. We emphasize a tiered model of care, including screening, consultation within multidisciplinary clinics, targeted evaluation as well as more traditional assessment. Incoming faculty will be encouraged to develop clinical and research programs for specific populations, dependent upon their interests and opportunity. Faculty members provide care throughout the Network of Care in the Denver Metro area. The program provides neuropsychological training for externs, interns, and fellows. We are committed to providing resources for individuals from diverse linguistic and ethnic backgrounds and offer bilingual (Spanish/English) assessments and training in bilingual/multicultural neuropsychological care. We are supported by the Research Institute and Research Enterprise, with resources both at the University and at Children’s Hospital.

The Children’s Hospital Colorado is consistently recognized as a Top 10 Children’s Hospital by the U.S. News & World Report. Children’s Hospital Colorado is the pediatric training site for the UCSOM.

For further information regarding this position, and to apply, please visit: https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers.
https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=26355

If you would like to discuss this position please contact Dr. Greta Wilkening at greta.wilkening@childrenscolorado.org.

To apply for this job please visit cu.taleo.net.