Duke Health Seeks Melanoma Medical Oncologist

Duke Health
Durham, North Carolina
Sep 15, 2023
Position Type
The Division of Medical Oncology in the Department of Medicine and the Duke Cancer Institute is actively recruiting for a Medical Oncologist Clinician-Investigator with a committed interest and expertise in melanoma. Responsibilities include the clinical management of melanoma 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 cancer. The Duke Multidisciplinary Melanoma program involves surgical, radiation, and medical oncology, and active clinical trials involving treatment with targeted therapy, chemotherapy and immunotherapy are ongoing. Basic and translational research programs are active in cell signaling, immunotherapy, treatment resistance and genetically based therapy. The Duke Cancer Institute is a National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center with a state of the art patient care facility which fully integrates clinical care and research. Duke Cancer Institute has shared resources for technological services and scientific consultation and a strong history of collaboration with Departments and Centers across all of Duke University with a focus on accelerating the translational of research discovery to our patients.

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Interested candidates should submit CV and Letter of Interest via https://pdc.dukehealth.org/physician-jobs

With a deep commitment to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, Duke University will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working, learning and care environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment without regard to an individuals age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Please Note: In order to be considered for this position, you must attach your CV, select SUBMIT APPLICATION, and then complete the Duke required information on the next page .

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