The Section of Community Hematology Oncology (CHO) within the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology is seeking an Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate in Astoria, OR at the Columbia Memorial Hospital (CHM), with the CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Collaborative.
It is anticipated this position will be made up of the following components: Clinical, Teaching, Research/Academic and In-Patient Service at Columbia Memorial Hospital (CHM) in Astoria, Oregon.
Support of the mission, goals and objectives of OHSU, The Knight Cancer Institute, Community Hematology Oncology and the School of Medicine.
Care of patients with hematologic and oncologic disease in the Astoria community.
Participate with other faculty on disease specific provider teams.
Establish and maintain a program of scholarly activity directed toward improved understanding of the causes, detection and treatment of hematologic and oncologic disease.
Participate in administrative committees and councils of OHSU as approved by the Chair and Division Head.
Engage in public service through consultative activities with non-university groups with knowledge and consent of the Chair and Division Head.
Participate, as desired, in the education of medical students and house staff in accordance with assignments to the department by the Curriculum Committee and Chair.
Participate, as desired, in clinical, translational, and bench research activities.
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