The Shirley Ryan Abilitylab (formerly the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago) is seeking a prominent Physician or Psychologist with demonstrated abilities as a leader, clinician, and researcher to lead its expanding Pain Management Center.
Our comprehensive outpatient pain center continues to grow in the range and complexity of subacute and chronic pain conditions treated. This interdisciplinary pain management program is located in a state of the art facility which offers individually designed interdisciplinary treatment programs and an ongoing outpatient pain management practice. This position would lead a team that specializes in pain management which includes physical and occupational therapists, psychologists, nurse educators and vocational rehabilitation counselors. The opportunity to develop an interventional spine practice is also available. The Center for Pain Management also serves as a primary site for the training of residents and fellows in our ACGME approved training programs and our extensive research efforts in the area of pain management.
The candidate must possess the following qualifications: be Board certified in Pain Management with at least five years of clinical experience beyond residency training, preferred to have demonstrated research expertise in pain management and supported by peer reviewed publications. In addition, the candidate should show demonstrated leadership abilities and interpersonal skills and qualify for faculty appointment in the Department of PMR at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
SRAlab is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
About Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, formerly the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC), is the nation's #1-ranked provider of comprehensive physical medicine and rehabilitation care to patients from around the world and is the leader in research and development of the cutting-edge treatments and technologies in its field. The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is not just a new research hospital, it’s a new kind of research hospital, one that is revolutionizing the future of rehabilitation and creating a new category of medicine. We invested $550 million in this state-of-the-art research hospital. It is designed explicitly for the practice of “translational research” — a model for medical care in which research is applied directly (translated) during patient care. It is the world’s first and only center of its kind on the planet.