Overview

Staff Clinician – Laboratory of Allergic Diseases

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the largest institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), conducts and supports a global program of research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

The Laboratory of Allergic Diseases (LAD) within the Division of Intramural Research, NIAID, seeks a candidate to serve as an allergy and immunology staff clinician in clinical and translational research. See more information about LAD.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic, highly motivated clinician-scientist who will provide direct clinical care to patients enrolled in LAD clinical protocols at the NIH Clinical Center and outpatient clinics. The incumbent will aid in the development, implementation, performance, and management of clinical research protocols studying allergic diseases, including food allergy and atopic dermatitis in adults and children. The clinician will provide mentorship to clinical staff, including fellows, nurses, and students, to ensure that clinical protocols are properly conducted.

In addition to providing comprehensive care for allergic diseases, LAD’s staff clinicians serve on the NIH Clinical Center Allergy and Immunology Consultation Service and participate in training fellows in the Allergy and Immunology Clinical Fellowship Program.

Required Qualifications

·      M.D. or M.D./Ph.D.

·      Board certification by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology

·      Permanent, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a U.S. state, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States

·      Meets the credentialing requirements of the NIH Clinical Center

Appointees may be U.S. citizens, legal permanent residents, or non-U.S. citizens who are eligible for a valid work authorization. The ideal applicant should also have a strong background and interest in clinical research and experience performing oral food challenges.

For additional information, applicants may contact Pamela Guerrerio, M.D., Ph.D., at pamela.guerrerio@nih.gov.

To Apply

Interested candidates should submit the following materials electronically to the NIH Specialized Scientific Jobs portal:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Bibliography
  • Names of three references
  • A detailed statement of clinical research interests
  • Up to three selected reprints

Applications from women, persons from underrepresented groups, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged. This position is subject to a background check. Applications will be accepted until August 15, 2024.

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About National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the largest institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), conducts and supports a global program of research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.