Advanced Practice Provider (APP) / Clinical Instructor
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Internal Number: 236462
Vacancy ID: FAC0004131
The Division of Genetics and Metabolism in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina is seeking a full time Advanced Practice Provider (APP) to participate in clinical research studies for rare genetic disorders and to provide patient care for metabolic and genetic patients. The APP will work with Drs. Muenzer and Jalazo on clinical trials developing new therapies for patients with mucopolysaccharidoses and Angelman syndrome as well as other metabolic/genetic disorders. Responsibilities will include participation in clinical trials, performing health care assessments, physical examinations, procedures such as lumbar puncture and accessing intrathecal drug delivery devices, study startup, regulatory activities and the management and treatment of metabolic/genetic patients.
Education and Experience:
Preferred qualifications include outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, and flexibility. Candidate must be able to evaluate children, adolescents, and young adults with metabolic and genetic disorders and have demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with patients, family members and the healthcare team. Pediatric clinical trial experience. Experience in the management and care of patients with mucopolysaccharidoses and/or Angelman syndrome.
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