City of Hope Medical Group Seeks a Neuro-Oncologist to Join Our Duarte Team
City of Hope National Medical Center
Location: Duarte, California
Type: Full Time
Salary: Salary dependent on experience
City of Hope adds up to 20% of salary to your retirement account (NOT a match—you don’t contribute a penny) each year, up to the IRS max. For 2022 the IRS max is $61,000.00.
Internal Number: 10015567
The Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research at City of Hope National Medical Center is seeking a medical oncologist who has experience treating or is interested in being mentored to specialize in treating patients with brain tumors.
This position is a rare opportunity to work in a 450+ member integrated, multidisciplinary medical group practice within an NCI designated comprehensive cancer center in highly desirable Southern California. City of Hope is an expanding institution in both numbers of patients per year as well as infrastructure investment in clinical, academic and research facilities.
Full-time hours, working with renowned leaders and a dynamic medical oncology group
Primary clinical responsibility in the care of patients with brain tumors (clinical effort 70-90%)
Protected research/academic time in a highly translational research environment with extensive clinical trial infrastructure (academic effort 10-30%)
Clinical responsibilities to include outpatient and some inpatient treatment with a focus on the care of patients with neurologic tumors
Provide optimal treatment outcomes with compassionate, patient-centered care
Relocation assistance available
Potential for incentive compensation and an excellent benefits package, including a generous retirement plan
Experience as an academic medical oncologist with excellent clinical skills:
Assistant Professor level candidates: up to 4 years of academic experience
Associate Professor level candidates: 5-10 years of academic experience
Experience working in an academic medical center that delivers both clinical and translational research to patients diagnosed with cancer
Be well versed in the state of cancer care and the latest research and innovations
The ideal candidate must participate in clinical research relevant to brain tumors and demonstrate a commitment to research as shown by publications and presentations at academic meetings.
Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree and be fellowship trained and board certified/eligible in Medical Oncology
The selected candidate for the position must be eligible to obtain or already hold an active California medical license
City of Hope is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people with cancer, diabetes, and other serious illnesses. Our mission is to transform the future of health care by turning science into a practical benefit, and hope into reality. We accomplish this by providing outstanding care, conducting innovative research and offering vital education programs focused on eliminating these diseases.
Founded in 1913, City of Hope is one of only 51 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute. City of Hope has been ranked among the nation’s “Best Hospitals” in cancer by U.S. News and World Report for 14 consecutive years. City of Hope (COH) is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases located in Duarte, California. Over the last 100 years, City of Hope has built a legacy in Duarte of being a world leader in cancer research, treatment, and prevention. Recently, the organization extended its reach beyond Duarte to include 37 community sites in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, steadily moving it to number one in Southern California for inpatient market ...share and pushing its capacity limits. In 2018, City of Hope began a transformational journey with ambitious goals in the areas of patient care, value-based care and precision medicine, hematology malignancies, stem cell transplants, and meaningful innovations and cures.
Our community includes research associates, scientists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, graduate students, fundraising specialists, marketing professionals, volunteers and an extensive support staff. We are united by our desire to find cures, save lives and transform the future of health. Every discovery we make and every new treatment we create gives people the chance to live longer, better and more fully.
City of Hope continues to be a pioneer of patient centered care and remains committed to its tradition of exceptional care for patients, families and communities. Each day, we live out our credo:
"There is no profit in curing the body, if, in the process, we destroy the soul."