Employment Opportunity

Pediatric Dermatology

Northwell Health

The Department of Dermatology at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is seeking a second and potential third pediatric dermatologist to join its academic and community based practices in the New York Metropolitan area. This is a unique opportunity to establish a Division of Pediatric Dermatology and further develop clinical, training, and research programs in pediatric dermatology with the support of the department and the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Children’s Hospital at Northwell Health.

The Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York, treating over 230,000 children per year, is the largest pediatric teaching hospital in the New York metropolitan region and has the area’s only pediatric bone marrow transplantation program. It has been ranked as one of the country’s top children’s hospitals in seven pediatric specialties by US News and World Report.

Northwell Health, comprising 21 hospitals and over 450 ambulatory practices, has a service area that spans Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Westchester. Graduate Medical Education at Northwell Health supports over 1500 residents and fellows across 120 programs. The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research is home to 50 research laboratories and maintains a staff of 1,500 investigators and employees who support cores in basic, translational, clinical and outcomes research. Northwell Health also has a strategic research partnership with the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renown NCI designated cancer genomics program with 8 Nobel laureates to its credit. The School of Medicine has received numerous accolades for its innovative curriculum. Northwell Health is also home to nation’s largest patient simulation center – the Patient Safety Institute, and “corporate university” – the Center for Learning and Innovation, in the healthcare industry.

The NY metropolitan area offers world-class entertainment, recreational, and cultural activities, and Long Island has several of the most highly rated schools in the country. The health system offers a competitive salary and a generous package of fringe benefits. Interested candidates may send a brief cover letter and curriculum vitae to Amit Garg, MD at amgarg@northwell.edu.

1991 Marcus Ave. Suite 300
New Hyde Park, New York 11042

Amit Garg, MD