Hematologic Malignancies Specialist: Leukemia

Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill North Carolina (US)
Competitive salary and benefits
Apr 17, 2017
Jun 17, 2017
Full Time

Hematologic Malignancies Specialist:  Leukemia

The Duke Division of Hematologic Malignancies & Cellular Therapy and the Duke Cancer Institute are actively recruiting for a Hematologist/Oncologist Clinician-Investigator with a committed interest in leukemia.    Responsibilities include the clinical management of leukemia patients, developing clinical or translational research efforts, and educating and mentoring fellows and house staff.  This position offers academic rank commensurate with training and experience.  This position offers competitive salary plus clinical and research incentives.  Additionally, faculty members enjoy Duke’s generous benefits package including 401(k) and 403(b) retirement plans, medical, dental and vision insurance, annual funds for continuing education, a relocation allowance, and a college tuition grant for dependent children.

The Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy (HMCT) Program is a multidisciplinary basic, translational and clinical research program whose overall goal is to improve outcomes for patients with hematologic malignancies. The broad, long-term goal of the HMCT Program is to build on and extend the current knowledge in the fields of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, hematopoietic cell transplantation, and immunotherapy, and to develop and implement novel strategies for improving therapeutic results in these patients through a collaborative and integrated approach involving all the investigators in the program.

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.

Commonly referred to as "The Triangle," Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill offer many options for families, outdoor activities, unique shops, dining and nightlife. The Research Triangle Park (RTP) is one of the largest research parks in the world, named for the three major research universities in these three cities. This globally prominent high-tech research and development center has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a great place to live.

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