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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Urgent Care Physicians in Atlanta, Georgia

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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine is expanding. We are actively seeking faculty to help further progress our academic mission and help us continue delivering advanced emergency care. Our team is comprised of pediatric emergency medicine physicians, pediatric urgent care physicians and advanced practice providers. As a member of our team, you’ll be faculty at Emory University, one of the leading academic institutions in the nation, partnered with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country, with 673 licensed beds, more than 1 million patient visits and 40,000 surgical procedures annually.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine

• We serve as the primary teaching hospitals for pediatric care for medical students, residents and fellows from both Emory University and Morehouse Schools of Medicine.

• We oversee highly competitive fellowship training programs in pediatric emergency medicine, pediatric emergency medicine ultrasound and pediatric urgent care.

• Division members care for children at Egleston and Hughes Spalding Emergency Departments of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

• The Children’s Emergency Departments are among the busiest in the nation. Egleston Emergency Department has more than 80,000 patient visits and Hughes Spalding Emergency Department sees more than 50,000 visits annually.

• Egleston Emergency Department cares for the most vulnerable ill and injured children in the region and is the only free-standing Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center verified by the American College of Surgeons in Georgia.

• Hughes Spalding Emergency Department is an urban center serving as regional catchment hospital.

Candidates with strong clinical and academic interests at the assistant professor and above ranks are encouraged to apply. We are a key member of the San Francisco-Oakland, Providence, Atlanta Research Collaborative (SPARC) node in the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN). There are ample opportunities for teaching, career development and collaboration across disciplines within Emory School of Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Join our growing Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

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It’s a great time to be at Children’s

Children’s is continually recognized as one of the nation’s leading pediatric care providers by U.S. News & World Report. And now is a pivotal moment to join our team. You can be part of our greatest endeavor yet to transform the future of pediatric medicine. The need for specialized pediatric care—and the special care of people like you—has never been greater in our community. As part of our organization’s dedication to advanced care, clinical research, training and innovation, we are expanding our North Druid Hills campus. The centerpiece of this 70-acre campus will be Arthur M. Blank Hospital, a 19-story, 1.5-million-square-foot hospital opening in fall 2024. More than just a building, this facility will be one giant step forward in our ongoing effort to expand access to the advanced care kids deserve for generations to come.

See what Children’s and the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University have to offer

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician (

Pediatric Urgent Care Physician in the Emergency Department

Childrens PEM Fellowship and Team Information (

Emory Pediatrics

Contact us

Amy McCabe

Physician Recruiter

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Office: 404-785-3201


Harold K. Simon MD, MBA

Chief Faculty Development Officer,

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Marcus Professor & Vice Chair for Faculty, Dept of Pediatrics,

Prof. of Pediatrics & Emergency Medicine,

Director (Interim) Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine,

Emory University


Additional Details:

Employment will be through the Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute. The Emory + Children’s Pediatric Institute is an affiliation between Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta that is improving the lives of children in Georgia and beyond. The Pediatric Institute combines the unique strengths and resources of each institution in support of our three-part academic missions of providing outstanding clinical care, conducting innovative basic science discovery and clinical research, and coordinating exceptional education of the future healthcare workforce. Our physicians, researchers, and educators have created a model where leadership, commitment and quality are fundamental components of success. Together, we are transforming pediatrics by achieving new levels of clinical excellence—driven by research, teaching and wellness. We look forward to our future together.

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Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Emory University does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in University programs and in the use of facilities without such discrimination. Emory University complies with Executive Order 11246, as amended, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act, and applicable executive orders, federal and state regulations regarding nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. Emory University is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Inquiries regarding this policy should be directed to the Emory University Department of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Building, Atlanta, GA 30322.

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Job Number 106549

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division Emory+Children's Ped Institute

Department SOMPI: Emergency Medicine

Campus Location (For Posting) : City Atlanta

Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Position involves clinical patient contact., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

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