Fetal Therapy Domain Recruit

Stanford, CA
May 11, 2023
Jul 31, 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Stanford University seeks exceptional applicants (MD or MD/PhD) with clinical expertise in fetal therapy to join our successful and growing fetal therapy program. Based on applicant credentials, this appointment will be at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or full Professor in the Clinical Educator (CE) or University Medical Line (UML). Applicants should have experience in the pre-operative evaluation, counseling of fetal therapy candidates, hands-on experience and intra-operative expertise in fetal therapeutic procedures, experience in post-operative pregnancy management and delivery of patients undergoing fetal therapy.

The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Medical Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The major criterion for appointment for Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administration and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

The fetal therapy program at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford provides a multidisciplinary approach for the care of pregnancies complicated by fetal anomalies and placental disorders. We provide comprehensive clinical care from ultrasound guided procedures to open fetal surgery and have a robust research infrastructure to support a myriad of scholarly activities.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical missions.


Interested candidates should apply via

https://facultypositions.stanford.edu/en-us/job/493545/mfm-fetal-therapy-specialist and include a copy of their curriculum vitae, a brief letter outlining their interests and names of three references. Candidates may contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Yair Blumenfeld, c/o Cathy Seckel, cseckel@stanford.edu with any additional questions.