Postdoctoral Pediatric Psychology Fellowships, Department Of Pediatrics – University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences/Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Postdoctoral Pediatric Psychology Fellowships, Department Of Pediatrics – University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences/Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Postdoctoral Pediatric Psychology Fellowships-Department Of Pediatrics, University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences/Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Applications are invited for four full-time 12-month postdoctoral fellowships beginning September 1, 2013.  The positions offer a rich variety of outpatient and inpatient assessment, therapeutic, and consultative services. The positions provide experience working with children ages 0-21 in outpatient medical clinics involving high-risk newborns, chronic pain, sleep disorders, obesity, medical crisis and loss, GI/liver, Cystic Fibrosis, cardiology, obesity, neurological disorders, and additional optional rotations.  There are three training sites:  Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH), J.L. Dennis Developmental Center (DDC), and the possibility of working in various Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities clinics as part of their training program. ACH is one of the largest pediatric hospitals in the nation and provides outstanding clinical facilities.  The DDC is an outpatient interdisciplinary evaluation and treatment center.  Research opportunities are available.  Applicants should send a cover letter, C.V., recommendation letters, and graduate transcripts by January 10, 2014 to Wendy L. Ward, Ph.D., Section of Pediatric Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, UAMS COM, Slot 512-21, 1 Children’s Way, Little Rock, AR 72202-3591. For further information contact Dr. Ward at wward@uams.edu.  UAMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.