Pediatric Epileptologist, Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare

The Center for Pediatric Neurosciences at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare seeks a Pediatric Epileptologist to join our expanding program. Gillette is an independent children’s hospital, located in Saint Paul MN. It is devoted to the care of children with childhood onset disabilities. We bring together the pediatric specialties of neurology, neurosurgery, pediatric rehabilitation medicine, sleep health, neuropsychology, and psychology to deliver the best outcomes and quality of life for patients with underlying neurological disorders.

The Neurology and Sleep Medicine Section is comprised of 8 pediatric neurologists, 2 pediatric sleep medicine specialists, and 4 nurse practitioners. Our practice is weighted towards children and adolescents with medically intractable epilepsy. Four pediatric neurosurgeons and 4 nurse practitioners support the neurosurgical needs of the hospital and clinics. Six excellent neurodiagnostic technologists support the work of our accredited EEG laboratory; we also have an active IONM program. We work collaboratively with our accredited sleep laboratory. Experienced neuro-radiologists, intensive care specialists, and anesthesiologists are part of our care team. Excellent support from nursing in both ambulatory and inpatient settings aids our practice.

The qualified candidate will be BC/BE in neurology with special competence in pediatric neurology and be Minnesota licensed/license eligible. Additional subspecialty training in clinical neurophysiology or epilepsy, or significant clinical experience is strongly desired. The Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis form a vital and thriving hub of arts, entertainment, business, culture and technology. Gillette has received a number of awards recognizing it as a top workplace both locally and nationally.

Contact Beverly Wical, MD, Section Chair, Neurology and Sleep Medicine at 651-325-2325; e-mail:; or contact Kit Brady, Manager of Human Resources, at 651-325-2312; e-mail: EEO/AA.

Position Start Date: 06/01/2014