The Division of Oncology/Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in Omaha, Nebraska is seeking to recruit general oncologist with an interest in sub-specialization in melanoma in clinical care and research for part of the clinical time. This position is 100% clinical with a 5/8ths position at the Omaha VA Medical Center and 3/8ths position at UNMC/NM. Clinicians interested in this position must be board certified in internal medicine and be board certified/eligible in medical oncology and/or hematology and possess a strong background in both clinical and translational research. Candidates should be devoted to clinical care and clinical investigation within this diverse area. This position may be J-1 eligible.
Responsibilities will involve participation in multidisciplinary patient care teams, inpatient treatment, outpatient care, clinical trials and opportunities for collaboration for investigator initiated clinical research and grants. The teaching of this specialization to fellows, residents and medical students is required as well.
UNMC's Oncology/Hematology Division is a component of the NCI-Designated Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center which is a matrix cancer center with collaboration of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine. The new state-of-the-art 615,000 square foot cancer facility, which opened in May 2017, is designed to allow science, medicine and healing to share not just a common space, but also a common goal. The facility includes 98 labs dedicated to cancer research, 108 inpatient beds as well as a multidisciplinary outpatient area for physicians, clinics, infusion, radiation oncology, surgery, radiology, pharmacology and collaborative treatment/diagnostics.
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.
Questions may be directed to Julie M. Vose, M.D., M.B.A. (email@example.com).
Applications are being accepted at https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/40666. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
DO, MD, MBBS or equivalent. Board certified/Board eligible.
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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