Medical Director of Apheresis

Cleveland, Ohio, US
Aug 29, 2022
Position Type
The Taussig Cancer Institute (TCI) at the Cleveland Clinic (CC) is seeking applicants for Medical Director of Apheresis. This position exists within the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology. It is a unique opportunity to support and contribute to world-class programs in blood and marrow transplantation (BMT) and burgeoning cellular therapies. It is also an opportunity to serve, and innovate, apheresis therapeutic procedures in a robust, tertiary-care academic environment on CC main campus across many subspecialties including solid organ transplantation programs. The apheresis unit at CC currently performs ~2500 procedures annually including cellular product collections, total plasma exchange and extracorporeal photopheresis. The clinical service is currently supported by a hematologist, advanced practice provider and a team of registered nurses, with plans for personnel expansion.

The successful candidate for the Medical Director of Apheresis position should be a licensed physician with a minimum experience of 2 years in hematopoietic and cellular therapeutic collection procedures. Qualifications for the Director position will include relevant postgraduate terminal degree and experience supervising and/or performing at least 5 hematopoietic and/or cellular therapy product apheresis procedures in the preceding calendar year. The Director position will also be offered commensurate faculty appointment at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

The Cleveland Clinic is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. The Taussig Cancer Institute has been rated by U.S. News & World Report Magazine among the best cancer institutes in the country and is a part of the NCI designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Cancer Institute supports a large hematology/oncology fellowship program in addition to an experimental therapeutics fellowship program.

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Liz Lindecke

Manager, Physician Relations

Taussig Cancer Center