Medical Director, Center for Functional Medicine

Job Details

The Medical Director of the Center for Functional Medicine is a physician leader who is currently practicing medicine. This medical leader will serve in a key role in developing the Center for Functional Medicine across the Cleveland Clinic enterprise. The Medical Director will ensure the alignment of the patient experience, research, medical education, and clinical quality initiatives for the Center.

The Medical Director for the Center for Functional Medicine will be positioned as a leader for the Center for Functional Medicine with Cleveland Clinic clinical leadership, including but not limited to, Institute and Department Chairs, The Wellness Institute team, research and education experts and support teams.

The Medical Director of the Center for Functional Medicine will have:

  • Clinical leader and experience with Functional Medicine
  • Physician leadership experience
  • Ability to work with diverse leaders, caregivers, students and other stakeholders
  • Superior communication skills, emotional intelligence and the ability to function in a rapidly changing environment

Key functions will involve:

• Strategic vision and tactical implementation in the on-going development of the Center for Functional Medicine
• Building an internal and external referral network that results in chronically ill patients coming to the Cleveland Clinic Center Functional Medicine
• Building a patient focused functional medicine practice, at multiple locations
• Assisting in the development of programs providing education to medical students, residents, and medical staff about functional medicine
• Advising in the development of research studies to document outcomes in a clinically rigorous fashion

Vision

The Medical Director of Center for Functional Medicine will plan, build and direct a coordinated, uniformly excellent functional health and medicine Center for the Cleveland Clinic. The Center will be inclusive of all three components of the academic mission: clinical care, research and teaching, for community-based and tertiary care out-patient services. The Center’s programs will be based on the most advanced data driven science. The research and innovation are expected to advance Functional Medicine and the Cleveland Clinic, which will be recognized nationally as the center of excellence.

Interested candidates please forward your CV to cathyharvey@fxmed.com.