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Staff Psychiatrist

Harvard University

Student Mental Health Services

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Position Description
As a member of the Mental Health team, the Staff Psychiatrist provides assessment and clinical care to a diverse population of Harvard students and their dependents. Responsibilities include: Facilitate the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, consultation and referral of students for appropriate care; counsel and provide outreach and education to students; may supervise psychiatric residents and precept Clinical Nurse Specialists; maintain quality assurance and improvement activities; participate in After Hours on-call including weeknights, weekends and urgent care schedules; and perform a variety of other job related responsibilities. Participate on committees and in weekly team meetings.

Minimum Qualifications
M.D. with Board Certification in Psychiatry; Interest and experience working with diverse populations on a multidisciplinary team; psychopharmacology; prevention, education, and outreach around student concerns.

Desired Qualifications
Strong psychopharmacological skills and work ethic. Experience in team management/leadership or quality improvement. Sensitivity to and experience with working among diverse cultures. Foreign language skills preferred, especially Chinese, Japanese, or Spanish. Other preferred experience includes urgent care, crisis intervention, student health, short-term focal therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, group, eating disorder, and substance abuse skills. Experience in RVU practice.

University Description
Harvard University Health Services (HUHS) is a multi-specialty medical practice in four convenient locations across the Harvard University campuses, with 24-hour urgent care provided 365 days of the year.

HUHS primary care physicians and specialists are on staff at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children’s Hospital Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Mount Auburn Hospital. HUHS medical teams collaborate and provide confidential, personal care for each patient.

Services include adult and pediatric primary care; medical and surgical sub-specialties; urgent care 24-hours a day/365 days a year; an on-site Quest Laboratory; state-of-the-art digital mammography and radiology services; a physical therapy center; pharmacy, vision, and dental care clinics; and the Center for Wellness.

HUHS is a leader in pioneering patient education programs, included smoking cessation, diabetes, and high-blood pressure clinics to help keep patients informed and at their healthiest.

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To be considered for this position please apply online at http://www.employment.harvard.edu/ and reference the above Auto req ID 29443BR. Harvard University Health Services (HUHS) is proud to be a diversity employer in healthcare and higher education. We support and welcome cultural inclusion, respect, equality and equity, essential to health and a healthy work environment. Harvard University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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