Open Faculty Positions

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Faculty

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, one of the finest medical schools in the country, is seeking a highly motivated faculty member for the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Ultrasound.  The OB/GYN department at Washington University is nationally recognized, with outstanding fellowship programs, and extensive clinical and basic science research opportunities.

The division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Ultrasound includes 12 faculty members, 7 fellows, and 1 nurse practitioner.  We perform approximately 4,000 deliveries at Barnes Jewish Hospital, the main teaching facility at Washington University.  Maternal-Fetal Medicine faculty staff labor and delivery as well as the antepartum unit and also have a robust consultative and full-MFM care outpatient practice. We have a state-of-the-art prenatal diagnosis facility that performs over 16,000 ultrasounds a year and is staffed by 17 OB-GYN specialty sonographers. We are an academically active division with fellow and resident teaching and multiple faculty members with varied academic interests including clinical research, patient safety, and basic and translational research. We have multiple formal clinical and research collaborations with other departments at Washington University including cardiology/cardio-obstetrics, critical care, and substance use/psychiatry to provide multidisciplinary cutting-edge care for the high-risk pregnant patients of our region.

We primarily see patients for outpatient visits in two locations (on the main medical school campus and at nearby Missouri Baptist Medical Center).  Our practice also includes a specialized clinic for pregnancies affected by fetal anomalies, The Fetal Care Center collaboratively with our colleagues at St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH). We have the full complement of support services including genetic counseling, ultrasound, antepartum fetal testing services, and diabetes education available for all of our patients. We provide genetic amniocentesis, CVS, cordocentesis, first trimester aneuploidy screening, and collaborate closely with SLCH neonatologists in our Level IV NICU. We have dedicated MFM schedulers and MFM nurses who assist in administrative tasks to streamline care for our patients.

Responsibilities of this position include comprehensive prenatal care for pregnancies complicated by maternal or fetal disease, and diagnostic ultrasonography.  Responsibilities will also include active participation in the academic clinical mission.  The candidate should have formal training in maternal-fetal medicine and possess excellent clinical and teaching skills.

Please direct inquiries to:
Jeffrey Dicke, MD dickejm@wustl.edu
Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Interim Chief, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Ultrasound and Genetic Diagnosis
Vice Chair, Imaging
Interim Fellowship Director

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MFM Fetal Surgeon in Training

Washington University School of Medicine is seeking an experienced Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist to join our nationally recognized full-service Fetal Care Center as a Fetal Surgeon in Training.  The Fetal Care Center at the Women & Infants Center at Barnes Jewish Hospital combines the best of three world class medical institutions – Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, and Washington University Physicians.  Expertise at the Fetal Care Center includes specialists in diagnostic ultrasound, fetal surgery, high-risk pregnancy, and newborn and pediatric care. We offer collaborative, compassionate and specialized care for women and their families whose pregnancies are complicated by fetal anomalies and pregnancies complicated by conditions that are amenable to intrauterine surgery.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital is the main teaching facility on the Washington University Medical School campus.  The Fetal Care Center is a specialized state-of-the-art prenatal diagnosis facility with a dedicated group of specially trained sonographers. Additional imaging expertise exists with the Fetal Heart Program and Fetal MRI in St. Louis Children’s Hospital.  A specially designed Fetal Surgery operating room was included in the construction of the new Women’s & Infants Center at Barnes Jewish Hospital.  Pediatric and neonatal care is provided by the St. Louis Children’s Hospital, one of the top children’s hospitals in the country.

Faculty academic appointment will be in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.  The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Washington University School of Medicine has a strong research presence and ranks 4th nationally in NIH funding for 2020.  The Fetal Care Center is a member of NAFNet.

Candidates for this unique position must hold Board Certification in Obstetrics & Gynecology have completed fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine and possess advanced skills in ultrasound and fetal diagnosis.  Additional hands-on training in complex fetal diagnosis and fetal surgery under the direction of nationally recognized fetal surgeon, Dr. Michael Bebbington, will highlight this opportunity with graded increase in responsibilities over the period of at least one year.  The highly-motivated candidate should also possess excellent obstetric clinical, teaching and communication skills, and feel comfortable practicing in an evidence-based academic environment with students, Residents, Fellows, and colleagues.

Please direct inquiries to:

Carrie Gower cgower@wustl.edu
Practice Manager of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Ultrasound and Genetics, OB/GYN

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Laborist with Maternal Fetal Medicine

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, one of the finest schools in the country, is seeking a vibrant and highly-motivated team member for the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  The OB/GYN department at Washington University is nationally recognized with extensive clinical and basic science research opportunities.

Approximately 4,000 deliveries were performed last year at Barnes Jewish Hospital, the main teaching facility at Washington University.  We have a state of the art prenatal diagnosis facility that performs over 16,000 ultrasounds a year and is staffed by 14 sonographers.  We also host a database that includes over 100,000 ultrasounds, providing abundant opportunities for clinical research. Pediatric and neonatal care is provided by the Saint Louis Children’s Hospital, one of the top children’s hospitals in the country.

The inpatient obstetric service is staffed by the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division, which includes 2 laborists and12 MFM attendings to which we are looking to add another laborist. We also have 7 MFM fellows and 36 OB/GYN residents, who work with us closely in delivering comprehensive and team-base care. We see patients in our outpatient offices, The Women’s Health Center, on the medical school campus and at The Center for Women’s Wellness, at our other partner hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center.

Responsibilities of this position include comprehensive intrapartum care, including labor management and deliveries, post-partum management and antepartum assessment. We are seeking an experienced Ob/Gyn physician to join our team. The candidate should possess excellent clinical and teaching skills, and feel comfortable practicing in an evidence-based academic environment with students, residents, fellows and colleagues

The candidate should possess excellent clinical and teaching skills.   Board eligible or certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Please direct inquiries to:
Jeffrey Dicke, MD dickejm@wustl.edu
Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Interim Chief, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Ultrasound and Genetic Diagnosis
Vice Chair, Imaging
Interim Fellowship Director

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Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician (Reproductive Endocrinologist)

Washington University Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI) in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking an experienced Clinician Track physician to practice in an academic outpatient setting.    Our Center operates in collaboration with Barnes Jewish Hospital in the St. Louis region.   The REI faculty are national leaders in reproductive medicine.  As a Washington University faculty member, you will also have the opportunity to participate in the academic mission including performing clinical research and teaching fellows, residents and medical students.  The position provides a rich environment for applicants to develop their interests in REI along with clinical teaching.

Washington University Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility is a recognized as a Center of Excellence for our services and successful outcomes by offering a full line of leading-edge medical and surgical services to both diagnose and treat infertility.   Our embryology and andrology labs are state-of-the art, providing access to the latest genetic testing technologies and sperm retrieval/freezing options.  This individual will join a dynamic clinical practice with 4 other reproductive endocrinologists, one PhD lab director, 3 fellows and a large, talented and dedicated team of nurses and administrative support.

Qualified candidates will have completed residency in a U.S. Obstetrics and Gynecology training program and subspecialty training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and must be   Board certified or active candidate in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

3/3/2021

Please direct inquiries to:
Dana Schull
314-286-2465
sterbenzd@wustl.edu

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General Obstetric and Gynecology

Faculty Position, Division of General Obstetrics & Gynecology

The physician will join an academic practice of six physicians and two nurse practitioners.  The practice cares for a large volume of both obstetric and gynecologic patients, and provides a majority of the oversight for the residency-training continuity clinics.  Inpatient services are provided in Parkview Tower, a new facility constructed in 2018.  Located adjacent to the NICU at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, this unit provides state-of-the-art services to our patients.  There are 18 L&D rooms, 3 ORs (including one for our Fetal Care Program), 18 antepartum rooms, and 36 postpartum rooms.  Interested applicants should have a strong reputation for clinical care as well as in interest in resident and medical student education.

Board certification or board eligible in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Eric Strand, M.D.

eastrand@wustl.edu

314-362-7135

1/31/2021

 

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Research

Faculty – Center for Reproductive Health Sciences (CRepHS)

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Center for Reproductive Health Sciences (CRepHS) invites applications for full-time, tenure-track faculty positions at the level of Associate Professor (or equivalent). Outstanding individuals working in any area of female reproductive biology (ovarian, oocyte, gamete biology, and early development), or in the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying the pathophysiology of human reproductive tract disease are encouraged to apply.

Center for Reproductive Health Sciences was established as a hub for outstanding translational research in women’s and reproductive health at Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) under the auspices of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Our mission is to increase and enhance research in reproductive sciences, identify the most critical areas of women’s health research, and facilitate interdisciplinary collaborations to fill in the knowledge gap. We aim to enhance educational opportunities in reproductive sciences and establish a thriving community of reproductive science researchers at Washington University. Our research is enhanced by a highly collaborative environment within the School of Medicine. The Center is well positioned to undergo substantial growth under new leadership. Additional information about the Center can be found at: https://reproductivesciences.wustl.edu/.

Prospective candidates will have a PhD, MD, MD/PhD, DVM or equivalent degree.  Applicants should enter the names and contact information for three referees who will write letters of recommendation on your behalf. Application review starts immediately and will continue on a rolling basis. We will offer competitive start-up funding, well-designed laboratory space and access to outstanding core facilities and biorepositories for translational research opportunities.

Please direct inquiries to:
Indira Mysorekar, PhD imysorekar@wustl.edu

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