Associate Director, Program Leader for True Family Women’s Center & Multidisciplinary Breast Program
Seattle, Washington - Nationally ranked Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) is searching for an exceptional leader in Breast Surgical or Medical Oncology, to serve as the medical director of both the True Family Women’s Cancer Center, and SCI’s multi-disciplinary Breast Program in Seattle, Washington. This is a full-time position, divided between 0.5 FTE clinical and 0.5 FTE administrative. It is an ideal role for a thoughtful and collaborative clinician and leader who can implement and expand an ambitious vision of multidisciplinary breast and women’s cancer care, building on the legacy of robust comprehensive, compassionate care of cancer patients, and their families, and cutting edge clinical and translational research at SCI. The ideal candidate will have breast surgical or medical oncology fellowship training; experience and interest in teaching medical students, residents and fellows; and a sterling record of clinical practice, program development, and administrative leadership, with a strong background in clinical and/or translational research. We anticipate the new director will be involved in capitalizing on, and expanding, current collaborative partnerships with breast surgery specialties, breast imaging, medical oncology and radiation oncology, as well as continuing to develop relationships within and beyond SCI for future research projects and continued clinical growth.
The Swedish Cancer Institute is the premier cancer care and clinical research center in the region. The Institute, founded in 1932, now includes more than 150 Swedish affiliated oncologists and oncology surgeons throughout the region. With clinical trials and an environment open to new drug treatments, technology and clinical applications, the institute is a hub of innovation.
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers Olympic and Cascade mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.
Swedish Health Services, a not-for-profit health system based in Seattle, operates five renowned hospitals and more than 100 medical clinics offering primary and specialty care. Swedish is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Swedish offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.