Job ID: 290069160
Last Updated: 10/14/2021
Health Seeks Medical Oncologist Clinician-Investigator to Direct Breast Oncology Program
The Division of Medical Oncology in the Department of Medicine and the Duke Cancer Institute is actively recruiting for a Medical Oncologist Clinician-Investigator at an Associate Professor or full Professor level with a committed interest and expertise in breast cancer to direct our Breast Medical Oncology Program. Responsibilities include the clinical management of breast cancer patients, developing clinical or translational efforts, and educating and mentoring fellows and house staff. This position offers academic rank, competitive salary, and start-up package commensurate with experience plus clinical and research incentives, annual funds for continuing education, and relocation funding.
As a world-class academic and health care system, Duke Health strives to transform medicine and health locally and globally through innovative scientific research, rapid translation of breakthrough discoveries, educating future clinical and scientific leaders, advocating and practicing evidence-based medicine to improve community health, and leading efforts to eliminate health inequalities.
The Duke Division of Medical Oncology is internationally recognized for its novel approaches to treating patients who present with all stages and subtypes of breast cancer. Specialists in medicine, surgery, radiation therapy, radiology, pathology and palliative care who concentrate in the care of patients with breast cancer meet at least weekly to review difficult cases, debate new therapy plans, and formulate treatment algorithms. Dukes clinicians and scientists work in close proximity, bringing patients the benefit of a true bench-to-bedside approach to care that offers promising new therapies quickly to those who need them most. The result of these efforts is a program unsurpassed in our service region and unequaled in most parts of the country or the world.
Visit Duke Division of Medical Oncology at https://medicine.duke.edu/divisions/medical-oncology
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Interested candidates should submit CV and Letter of Interest via https://pdc.dukehealth.org/physician-jobs
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