Supervisory Physician

Rockville, Maryland
Competitive salary and benefits
Nov 02, 2018
Dec 02, 2018
Full Time

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD)
Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP)
Supervisory Physician

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is seeking candidates with a medical degree and experience in medical oncology, pediatric oncology, pharmacology, clinical trials, and the development of investigational anti-cancer drugs.  The position is a Supervisory Physician (GP-602-15), Associate Director of the Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP), Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD). 

The candidate will serve as a Supervisory Physician/Associate Director leading the activities of CTEP  The Associate Director would be responsible for the direction and guidance of the NCI’s national clinical trials effort, which is an extensive national program of cancer research and sponsors clinical trials to evaluate new anti-cancer agents and treatment approaches.  This effort encompasses over 350 active clinical trials and enrolls over 25,000 patients annually.  The candidate’s responsibilities will include providing services incident to patient care in the DCTD Developmental Therapeutics Clinic.  In addition, the candidate will coordinate the efforts of the CTEP grant portfolio along with similar efforts by other programs within DCTD, NCI and the NIH providing information and interpretation on the program to grant applicants, grantees and the public. This will be a unique opportunity to have a major impact on clinical oncology research in the U.S. and worldwide.

This is an exploratory ad to gauge interest and develop a possible candidate pool.  A vacancy announcement to fill the position will be posted on at a later date.

This is a full-time government position in Rockville, Maryland. Compensation for this position will commensurate with the individual’s qualifications and experience as permitted within Federal Government appointments. Individuals who apply must be U.S. citizens.

Please submit your resume, a statement of interest, and contact information for three references by email to Dr. James H. Doroshow, Director, DCTD, NCI at (phone 240-781-3320).

DHHS, NIH and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers

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