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The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (PHO) seeks candidates for a full-time academic position as a pediatric neuro-oncologist within the Department of Pediatrics, OHSU School of Medicine.
The ideal candidate is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist committed to the care of patients with brain tumors and embraces a multi-disciplinary team approach. S/he should have at least several years of focused experience in neuro-oncology or recent neuro-oncology fellowship training.
Responsibilities will include patient care and clinical investigation, as well as program development and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.
The successful applicant will join a robust pediatric brain tumor program and become an active member and investigator of the Pacific Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium (PNOC) and the Childrens Oncology Group (COG). S/he will join the PHO division which includes 15 physician faculty, 6 advanced practice providers, several lab-based researchers, as well as 7 PHO fellows. In addition to neuro-oncology, subspecialty programs within the division include leukemia/lymphoma, non-CNS solid tumors, stem cell transplantation and cellular therapies, immunodeficiencies and marrow failure, non-malignant hematology, and survivorship.
The successful candidate will become member of the NIH-designated comprehensive OHSU Knight Cancer Institute and have opportunity for research collaboration. Patient care is delivered within the 21-bed PHO inpatient unit, PHO clinic, and infusion center of OHSU Doernbecher Childrens Hospital, located in Portland on the medical center campus of OHSU. Our hospital serves children, adolescents, and young adults from a large geographical region, including the entire state of Oregon and Southwest Washington.
We seek candidates eager to embrace our culture of collaboration, respect, diversity, and inclusion, and who are committed to advancing the field of PHO through excellence in patient care, research, education, and advocacy.
An M.D. degree or the foreign equivalent;
Oregon medical licensure or eligibility for licensure
Board Certification or eligibility for Board Certification in Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
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