Breast Medical Oncologist, Faculty Position

Location
Western Massachusetts
Posted
Dec 26, 2018
Position Type
Permanent

Baystate Health is western Massachusetts’s premier healthcare provider and home to the prestigious University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate. The cornerstone of our organization is Baystate Medical Center, a 716-bed tertiary care hospital which boasts the state’s single busiest emergency department and the region’s only Level-I trauma center. With three community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital, Baystate Regional Cancer Program, and Baystate Primary Care Medical Practices, we offer an amazing, diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians to start or advance their career.

Baystate Regional Cancer Program is the region’s only academic cancer program and only program doing clinical research. Our fully integrated program includes radiation, gynecologic, and surgical oncology, and a dedicated oncology inpatient unit.

Position Highlights –

  • We are seeking a Breast Medical Oncologist to join our team of 12 physicians and five APCs who provide interdisciplinary clinics across five locations in western MA.
  • Excellence in clinical care and medical education. Faculty appointment to UMass Medical School-Baystate and opportunity to teach our hem/onc fellows, residents, and medical students. 
  • Investigator-initiated research, cooperative and pharmaceutical group trials, with both clinical, QI, and translational research opportunities available. 
  • Certified ASCO Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) program. Strong focus on value- and evidence-based care, and quality improvement is a scholarly focus. 

Qualifications: We seek an individual with 3+ years’ experience and outstanding clinical, clinical research, and teaching skills. The clinical emphasis of this position is breast medical oncology; experience in breast cancer clinical trials would be an asset. Our experienced physicians can provide excellent mentorship to those early in their careers.

The Pioneer Valley is a thriving area located in western Massachusetts and provides extensive access to urban, suburban, and rural amenities. Anchored by the city of Springfield, our region boasts a myriad of opportunities for recreation, music, education, and art enthusiasts. When you live and work in the Pioneer Valley, you will enjoy picturesque four-season living, excellent schools and year-round social and cultural events. In fact, Massachusetts was once again ranked #1 in Education nationally by U.S. News and World Report.

For more information please visit us online at: ChooseBaystateHealth.org or interact with us socially at facebook.com/BaystateCareers or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.

All correspondence can be directed to:

Grace Makari-Judson, MD

 c/o Melissa Hale, Lead Senior Recruiter

Phone: 413-794-2624  Fax: 413-794-5059    E-mail:  Melissa.Hale@baystatehealth.org 

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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.