Program Director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program (BMT)
The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Cancer & Blood Disorders Institute (CBDI) is recruiting for a faculty position as the Program Director of the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program (BMT) at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida. He/she will lead a growing academic program and provide ongoing consultation and management for inpatients and outpatients, both donors and recipients, referred for or undergoing autologous and allogeneic BMT transplants as well as other cellular therapies. This individual will also pursue research and quality/safety initiatives within BMT. Depending upon candidate qualifications, either a part-time or full-time faculty appointment is anticipated in the Department of Oncology and Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
The largest pediatric BMT program in Florida, we perform approximately 45 transplants annually, with about 25% performed for non-malignant disorders. The program is closely affiliated with H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, the only NCI-designated cancer center in Florida. The investigators participate in clinical trials offered through the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), Therapeutic Advances in Childhood Leukemia & Lymphoma consortium (TACL), Neuroblastoma & Medulloblastoma Translational Research Consortium (NMTRC), and Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC), and Pediatric (PDITC). The transplant program is accredited by FACT (with Moffitt) and COG and is a member of the Center for Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR).
The CBDI is one of the largest in the southeastern United States and is a leading center for treatment and clinical research. Clinical areas of focus for the CBDI include benign hematology, coagulation and thrombophilia, vascular malformations, familial cancer, neuro-oncology, hematologic malignancies, sarcoma, neuroblastoma and blood and marrow transplantation. As the institute continues to grow, collaborative relationships are expanding with the JHU Department of Oncology, the Sydney Kimmel Cancer Center, the JHU SOM Division of Pediatric Hematology, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Florida Hospital. These relationships give clinicians and researchers access to clinical trials, translational research opportunities and internationally recognized expertise.
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida is a leader in children’s health care, combining a legacy of compassionate care with the innovation and experience of one of the world’s leading health care systems. The 259-bed teaching hospital, ranked as a U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospital, stands at the forefront of discovery, leading innovative research to cure and prevent childhood diseases while training the next generation of pediatric experts. Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital keeps the patient and family at the center of care while continuing to expand its mission in treatment, research, education and advocacy.
The Tampa-St. Petersburg area is a wonderful place to work and live, offering year-round sunshine, abundant cultural and recreational activities, sports venues, excellent schools and an affordable cost of living. Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is centrally located to many of Florida's amenities, only minutes from Tampa and the beautiful gulf beaches, two hours from Orlando, and four hours from Miami. Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.
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