Hematologist/Oncologist in the Philadelphia suburbs

Lankenau Medical Center
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Competitive salary with benefits
Jul 12, 2017
Aug 12, 2017
Full Time

Main Line Health’s Lankenau Medical Center is seeking an experienced Hematologist/Oncologist with a minimum of 5-10 years of experience in an academic setting to join a highly regarded department.  The ideal candidate will have a strong research background in hematologic malignancies and we are offering broad flexibility in specific focus.

The responsibilities will be predominantly concentrated in research and education (basic and/or clinical) with lab space at Lankenau Institute for Medical Research.  In addition, there is a patient care component. 

The successful candidate will be the recipient of an endowed chair.    

We are located in the beautiful western suburbs of Philadelphia known as the “Main Line” – a suburban corridor of thriving communities.  This area offers wonderful cultural opportunities and top ranked public and private schools and is less than 30 minutes to historic Philadelphia and is a short driving distance to the beach, the mountains, New York City and Washington, DC.

Lankenau Medical Center, a 300+ acute care bed hospital, is an affiliate within Main Line Health (MLH), a health system which borders western Philadelphia, PA.     MLH is a not-for-profit health system, at its core are four of the region’s respected acute care hospitals — Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital — as well as one of the nation’s premier facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital - and the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a non-profit biomedical research organization located on the campus of Lankenau Medical Center.   

The mission of the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research is to advance human health and well-being through research to improve the detection and treatment of disease; the rapid transfer of new technology to the clinic; and the training of the next generation of scientists and physicians.

Founded in 1927, our rich history, staff of over 120, and hardworking board of trustees allows us to continue our commitment to advancing an understanding of the causes of cancer, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. Located on the campus of Lankenau Medical Center, our scientists perform basic research studies to understand the fundamental problems associated with disease; pre-clinical and translational research where results are developed into new diagnostics or medications; and clinical research where advances in medicine can be brought to the patient bedside.