Providing Developmental-Behavioral pediatric care to children with neurodevelopmental disabilities and complex special health care needs at Child Development and Rehabilitation Center (CDRC), including:
The Feeding and Swallowing Disorders Program at CDRC
The Autism Team
The Developmental Assessment Clinic
Providing cross coverage for most of the diagnostic clinics at CDRC follow-up programs
The Developmental Pediatrics Consultative Clinic, Vancouver, WA
Participating in interdisciplinary diagnostic evaluations in the CDRC Child Development Clinics and making recommendations for further diagnostic testing, treatment and ongoing medical management of identified conditions.
Specific responsibilities include:
Completion of chart reviews
Obtainment of histories,
Conducting physical and developmental-behavioral examinations and developmental testing
Participation in team staff meetings
Parent education/counseling regarding behavioral or developmental diagnoses
Preparation of clinical reports.
Working toward assuming the role of Program Director for the Neurodevelopment and Feeding and Swallowing Disorders Program within the next two years.
Academic research and teaching effort:
Collaborate with other areas on campus to become involved with research and/or teaching in areas of interest.
Able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation.
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