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Full-Time Pediatric Infectious Diseases Position with RWJBarnabas Health in Northern, NJ

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Job ID: 710773


Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Pediatrics
Profession: Physician (MD,DO, Resident)


Full-Time Pediatric Infectious Diseases Position with RWJBarnabas Health in Northern, NJ

RWJBarnabas Health and The Department of Pediatrics at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center are seeking a board-certified Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist to join our team in Livingston and Newark, NJ, for a 100% Pediatric Infectious Diseases role (no general pediatrics work). This full-time position will focus on cultivating the continued development of our Pediatric Infectious Diseases team and will provide mentorship opportunities in addition to personal career growth. 

As two of our teaching hospitals, Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center provide opportunities for strong clinical collaboration as well as opportunities to teach and supervise residents and medical students. In addition to educational opportunities, this role will include clinical time in both the inpatient and outpatient settings, with most outpatient time dedicated to hospital follow-up visits.

Located in Northern NJ, part of Essex County, this is an ideal location to reside with easy access to NYC, beautiful suburban neighborhoods, diverse communities, and top-notch school districts -- plus access to museums, fine dining and great shopping!

More about this position:

  • Complementary patient populations include cases of a wide variety of pathologies.
  • Robust referral system and support staff

Candidate requirements:

  • D./D.O. degree
  • Must be BC/BE in pediatric infectious diseases with sufficient fellowship training
  • NJ licensed or eligibility for NJ licensure is preferred

To learn about this and other positions, please contact Susan Bethay, Physician Recruiter at RWJBarnabas Health, directly via e-mail:

About Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center

Since 1865, Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey’s oldest and nonprofit, nonsectarian hospital, has worked to exceed our community’s highest expectations for compassionate, comprehensive health care. The institution traditionally treats more than 35,000 inpatients and over 87,000 Emergency Department patients each year. The Medical Center and the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center provide treatment and services for more than 300,000 outpatient visits annually. Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center has long been recognized as a leader in providing the highest level of patient care-delivering nearly 5,800 babies annually, caring for more newly diagnosed cancer patients, creating breakthroughs in the field of infertility, and providing more than 100 medical and surgical specialty and subspecialty services.

About Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

First established in 1901, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is a 665-bed quaternary care, teaching hospital that provides comprehensive health care for the region. Staffed with more than 800 physicians, 3200 employees, and 150 volunteers, our hospital is ready to provide you and your family with the quality care you need.

Newark Beth Israel is home to one of the nation’s 10 largest heart transplant centers, RWJBarnabas Health’s Heart Failure Treatment and Transplant Program; New Jersey’s only Advanced Lung Disease and Transplant Program; and a Valve Center that performs more cardiac valve procedures, including minimally invasive transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVRs), than any other center in the state. Our medical center is home to the most comprehensive robotic surgery center in the state, and we were the first hospital in NJ to establish an accredited sleep disorders center. The Frederick B. Cohen, MD, Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Breast Health Center provide seamless integration of cancer prevention, specialized care, and treatment options.

Newark Beth Israel is renowned for its many preventive health programs that promote wellness in the community. As part of RWJBarnabas Health, the largest healthcare delivery system in the state, we have access to advanced technology and a variety of medical specialists.

About RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than three million patients each year. With 12 acute care hospitals, 3 children's hospitals, a growing number of our outpatient facilities and physician practices, our healthcare system is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and region.

Our dedication to serving the people of New Jersey extends far beyond the care we provide within our hospital walls. We support programs that promote health and wellness in our communities and provide access to services that would otherwise be unavailable. We are committed to the ongoing improvement of the health, quality of life, and vitality of our communities. We strive to bring the best healthcare to meet the evolving needs of residents in New Jersey — whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs and education.

Our partnership with Rutgers University creates the state’s largest academic healthcare system dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, leading-edge research, and world-class health and medical education, further advancing our mission of providing high-quality healthcare in New Jersey.

The new collaboration also aligns RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers’ education, research, and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care.

RWJBarnabas Health is an equal opportunity employer

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