Pediatric oncologist, Neuroblastoma Service | Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Military Veterans

at HERC - Metro New York & Southern Connecticut

New York, New York

Company Overview At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day. In compliance with applicable New York and New Jersey State regulatory authorities, COVID-19 vaccination (2 doses of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine) is mandatory for all MSK employees, contingent workers, and volunteers. Exceptions are permitted for those employees who request and receive an approved medical or fully remote exemption. *Staff working at a MSK New Jersey location must be up to date with COVID-19 vaccination, which includes having completed the primary COVID-19 vaccination series and booster once eligible as mandated by New Jersey State. All New Jersey staff not yet eligible for a booster must receive a booster within 3 weeks of becoming eligible as a condition of continued employment at MSK. Note: Individuals are eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster five months after receiving the second dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or two months after the J&J vaccine. Job Description The Department of Pediatrics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is seeking a pediatric oncologist to join the Neuroblastoma Service as part of a team focused on the continued development of the science and treatment advances leading to optimal outcomes for this disease in children and young adults. We are actively seeking physicians that are BE/BC in pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology interested in an academic career. Faculty from the Neuroblastoma Service serve as pediatric oncologists with a large portfolio of clinical trials encompassing all therapeutic categories: chemotherapy, radiopharmaceuticals, antibody-based immunotherapy, cell-based immunotherapy, anti-NB vaccines and personalized therapies directed by genomic findings. There is seamless interaction between translational and clinical research and clinical care and a well-established track record of innovation and developing unique therapies for neuroblastoma. This search is open to candidates at all levels of career experience and appointments will be made at an academic level commensurate with the appointee's experience. As a member of the Neuroblastoma Service you will have the responsibility for: Development and implementation of clinical trials for patients with neuroblastoma Liaising with co-operative groups, consortia and pharmaceutical companies to initiate and implement clinical trials for patients with neuroblastoma Translational of preclinical data from MSK translational laboratories to the clinic Incorporation of clinical trials into clinical care of patients with neuroblastoma Direct patient care for patients with neuroblastoma Supervising and managing immunotherapy: antibodies and cell-mediated immunotherapy MIBG and other radiopharmaceuticals; radioimmunotherapy High-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplants 1-2 days per week in outpatient practice Academic activities including publications, education of fellows, residents and APPs Participation in departmental activities, including provision of inpatient care on a rotational basis with all oncology faculty in the department. Candidate Characteristics: Experience in design and implementation of clinical trials Experience in translational research Ability to work in a team environment including interaction with a large diverse team of care providersand data managers Ability to innovate and think outside the box Requirements: Applicants must possess a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of New York (or must be licensed in another jurisdiction and be eligible for licensure in New York and New Jersey). They must possess a Doctor of Medicine (MD), Osteopathy (DO) or equivalent. Board-certified in Pediatrics; Board-certified or Board-eligible in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Eligible for appointment ranging from Instructor to Assistant or Associate Professor. Please direct CVs and confidential inquiries to:Allison Morton, Director Academic Recruiting, Merritt Hawkins.Office direct: (469) 524-1428 - #LIPOST Closing MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

New York, New York

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