The Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, (Omaha NE) seeks an Academic Oncologist with Thoracic/Head and Neck Cancer Focus.
The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in Nebraska, provides the best in science and clinical practice. Through collaboration between the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Oncology/Hematology Division and its hospital partner, Nebraska Medicine, patients experience personalized care based on the latest scientific research. More than 200 oncologists, translational and basic scientists work together fusing science and medicine to align in new and uncharted ways to speed up breakthroughs in the lab and deliver state of the art care to the patients. Patients from all 50 states and more than 42 different countries are cared for. The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is one of the founding members of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of the world's leading cancer centers, working together to develop national treatment guidelines for cancers based on the latest research. The Big Ten cancer centers have united to transform the conduct of cancer research through collaborative, hypothesis-driven, highly translational oncology trials that leverage the scientific and clinical expertise of Big Ten universities. The Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium creates a unique team-research culture to drive science rapidly from ideas to treatment-changing paradigms. Within this innovative environment, today's research leaders collaborate with and mentor the research leaders of tomorrow with the unified goal of improving the lives of all patients with cancer.
Seeking motivated academic medical oncologists or hematologist/oncologist to develop clinical/translational research programs. In addition to clinical care, responsibilities include the organization of interdisciplinary research, design and implementation of clinical protocols, and education of fellows, residents and medical students. Applicants must have an MD, DO or MBBS degree, board certification in Internal Medicine and be board certified/eligible in medical oncology and/or hematology. Academic position dependent on qualifications.
Genitourinary Malignancies, Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Thoracic/Head & Neck Cancer, and Melanoma/Skin Cancer. Candidates will have a focused interest in clinical care and clinical research for patients with GU malignancies including prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and renal cancer; GI malignancies; Lung and head and neck cancers; or Melanoma and skin cancers The successful applicant will participate in the multidisciplinary clinical care of patients and the design and conduct of cancer clinical trials.
MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent. Board certified in internal medicine, Board certified/Board eligible in medical oncology and/or hematology.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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