Medical and Surgical Oncologists

Manhasset, New York
May 24, 2018
Jul 23, 2018
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Are you made for this?

  Northwell Health treats more than 16,000 patients with cancer annually, and offers patients access to the services of more than 200 Cancer Institute physicians in more than 25 sub-specialties, making the institute one of the largest cancer programs in the New York metropolitan area. The Northwell Health Cancer Institute is comprised of cancer centers and departments that offer focused expertise around a particular specialty area. These centers and departments bring together our team of multidisciplinary specialists to deliver a coordinated approach to cancer from research to prevention to post-treatment care. The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research is the epicenter of Northwell Health’s scientific discovery and innovation, including basic science and clinical research in molecular medicine, genetics, oncology, neuroscience, mental health, autoimmunity, and bioelectronic medicine. Northwell Health and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory have created a strategic partnership to accelerate cancer research, diagnosis and treatment. This collaboration enhances the potential to bring early phase clinical trials to our patients, in addition to a broad offering of cancer clinical trials to patients throughout the region.  

We are expanding, and seeking exceptional candidates to join our team, including junior and leadership opportunities in:

  • Medical Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology

For more information, please email your CV and cover letter to  

Richard Barakat, MD
Richard R. Barakat, MD, MBA
Physician in Chief and Director of Cancer
Northwell Cancer Institute
SVP Cancer Service Line, Northwell Health

SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd, 2018

Richard Barakat is an internationally recognized surgeon and clinical investigator who was Chief of the Gynecology Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering from 2001 to 2013 and held the Ronald O. Perelman Chair in Gynecologic Surgery. Dr. Barakat is author or co-author of more than 340 peer-reviewed articles and numerous textbook chapters and is also an editor of a surgical atlas on gynecologic cancer and of the latest edition of Principles and Practice of Gynecologic Oncology, one of the leading texts in the field.

In addition he served as a member and examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and for five years served as Vice Chairman of the Cancer Prevention Committee of the Gynecologic Oncology Group. He was President of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology from 2013 to 2014 and also served as President of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society (2014-2016). From 2013 -2017, he served as Director of the MSK regional network.

In 2018 Dr. Barakat joined Northwell Health to lead all cancer services and research and serve as professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.  

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. In addition, an academic appointment with the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience. Physicians will be employed as members of Northwell Physician Partners, the seventh largest medical group in the country. Candidates will have immediate access to a team of highly experienced real estate professionals who will provide neighborhood tours and community profiles, including school, transportation and housing information. We are an equal opportunity/AA employer: F/M/Disability/Vet

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