Department Name: 7H659:PEDIATRICS - HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Kentucky is seeking an Assistant Professor to serve on the Hematology/Oncology service.
This position will serve patients at the University of Kentucky, Kentucky Children's Hospital and Kentucky Clinic. The Division's responsibilities lie in the areas of primary care, secondary care of children with problems that fall within the area of expertise of practicing physicians and tertiary care for these patients. The position also includes a supportive and consultative role in the administrative and research functions of the Kentucky Cancer Program, and in the development of specialty referral clinics in niche areas of pediatric hematology-oncology, such as in vascular malformations or cancer late-effects.
To apply, please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD, DO or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Completion of Pediatric Residency and Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Licensed to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky, or eligibility to practice medicine in Kentucky
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