Staff Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine (Casual) - McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, TX

Staff Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine (Casual) - McGovern Medical School

Location: Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Category: Staff Physician

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston

Requisition #: 220002QZ

McGovern Medical SchoolatUTHealth Houston, a leading academic health center, invites applications for casual Staff Physician positions in theDepartment of Emergency Medicine.

As a Staff Physician in Emergency Medicine, responsibilities will include providing clinical service efforts at Memorial Hermann Memorial City, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land, and Memorial Hermann Katy Pediatric Emergency Centers.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The responsibilities of this position include providing direct delivery of medical care, working in concert with other members of a multi-disciplinary treatment team, including consultants, when necessary, and participating in the quality assurance activities of the department. The faculty member will report to the medical director but is expected to practice independently.


  • MD/DO

  • Board certified or eligible in Pediatric Emergency Medicine,

  • Licensed or eligible for full medical licensure in the State of Texas.

  • Practice high-quality, evidence-based medicine, in a manner that supports the needs of the child and their family.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth Houston is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth Houston includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

UTHealth Benefits

UTHealth Houston offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. For more information on our benefits programs please refer to the UTHealth Houston Office of Benefits Website.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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Work location is based on the needs of the department and may be adjusted.