Akron Children’s Hospital has an outstanding opportunity for a Director, of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics. The NeuroDevelopmental Science Center (NDSC) seeks a dynamic, strategic-minded individual with demonstrated leadership experience in clinical practice, research and medical education. The candidate we seek will be Board Certified in Pediatrics as well as Developmental Pediatrics or Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. The selected candidate will require experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff and student environment, or possess a commitment to do so, as a faculty member at Northeast Ohio Medical University.
The NDSC brings together 6 pediatric specialties – Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physiatry, Neuropsychology and Psychology under one roof to deliver the best outcomes and quality of life for patients. This opportunity will provide the unique opportunity to work with Dr. John Duby, President- Elect of the Society of Developmental Pediatrics.
Under the leadership of Dr. Roger Hudgins, Director of Neurosurgery and the NeuroDevelopmental Science Center and Dr. John Duby, FAAP, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and the NDSC’s Director of Education, the NDSC provides a multidisciplinary approach to specialty services for children including but not limited to: Akron Children’s Hospital offers fellowship training programs in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and Psychology.
•Attention and Learning Disorders
• Autism or Asperser syndrome,
•Behavioral and Emotional Disorders
•Cognitive Disabilities and delayed development
•Fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome and other genetic conditions
• High Risk NICU graduates
• Myelodysplasia and other physical disabilities