Staff Clinician Laboratory of Host Defenses, NIAID

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The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) conducts and supports a global program of research to better understand, treat, and ultimately  prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases. The Laboratory of Host Defenses (LHD) within the NIAID Division of Intramural Research (DIR) is seeking a staff clinician to assist in the development, implementation, performance, and management of clinical research protocols studying immunologic diseases in children, with a particular focus on primary immunodeficiency and immunodysregulatory diseases. The incumbent will contribute to the development of novel approaches to hematopoietic cell transplantation and gene therapy.

The staff clinician will be responsible for supervising clinical protocols and providing standard medical care at the Clinical Center on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus in Bethesda, MD. Direct patient care is central to this position, working in a multidisciplinary environment across NIAID clinical laboratories. The ideal candidate will demonstrate expertise in the clinical care of children with immunologic and hematologic diseases. Demonstrated productivity in clinical and relevant basic research and experience in hematopoietic cell transplantation or gene therapy is preferred. Qualified candidates must be licensed physicians who are board certified in pediatrics, allergy and immunology, or hematology-oncology. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.  To apply, send curriculum vitae, bibliography, three letters of recommendation, and a short statement about your skill set and clinical research interests (no more than two pages) to Diana C. Ciotola at ciotolad@niaid.nih.gov.  Visit Careers at NIAID for more information about NIAID and additional opportunities.  HHS, NIH, and NIAID are equal opportunity employers.

The Diversity Program Consortium Coordination and Evaluation Center at UCLA is supported by Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health / National Institutes of General Medical Sciences under award number U54GM119024.