Pediatric Hematology Oncology Neuro-Oncologist

Cleveland, OH
Nov 14, 2017
Position Type

Pediatric Hematology Oncology Neuro-Oncologist

The Cleveland Clinic, one of the world's most distinguished academic medical centers, announces a search for a Pediatric Hematology Oncology Neuro-oncologist. This position provides the opportunity to work in a highly engaging and collaborative environment with the support and resources of the Pediatric Institute, Neurological Institute, and Taussig Cancer Institute to best care for our pediatric and young adult brain tumor patients.

The selected candidate will join a vibrant and growing program that currently includes 10 Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologists, 2 Pediatric Neurosurgeons, 1 Pediatric Radiation Oncologist, 21 nurses and nurse practitioners including dedicated disease based care coordinators, providing more than 10,000 patient visits per year. Programs include full Hematology/Oncology services along with Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Neuro-oncology, COG membership, NEXT consortium participation, and an accredited hematology oncology fellowship program. The department is part of the Pediatric Institute and works in close collaboration with Taussig Cancer Institute, the Neurological Institute, and the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center.

The Brain Tumor & Neuro-Oncology Center (BTNC) is a unique multidisciplinary unit within the Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute and Taussig Cancer Institute. It is a full member of the Adult Brain Tumor Consortium (ABTC), Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative (BTTC) and offers trials through NRG, industry and our own investigator initiated trials. BTNC is dedicated to clinical excellence, innovative research and academic achievement. Faculty appointments are available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. Cleveland Clinic physicians enjoy a collegial work environment with a competitive salary enhanced by a very attractive benefits package

The candidate should be assistant/associate or full professor level with strong clinical and clinical research interests in brain tumors. The candidate should be board certified in pediatric hematology oncology with a career focus in neuro-oncology or with neuro-oncology training. The position will have a strong emphasis on clinical and translational research and toward developing precision medicine approaches for the adolescent and young adult brain tumor patients.

Rabi Hanna, MD

Department Chair, Pediatric Hematology Oncology and

Bone Marrow Transplantation

Gene Barnett, MD

Director, Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center

Interested Candidates should submit their Curriculum Vitae to:

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