Lymphoma Clinical Investigator

Location
Tampa, Florida
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Aug 28, 2018
Closes
Sep 27, 2018
Ref
22108
Education
MD
Hours
Full Time

Moffitt Cancer Center seeks applicants for a Faculty appointment in the Department of Malignant Hematology, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Member on the Clinical Investigator academic track.  True to our Departmental mission of improving   outcomes of patients with hematological disorders by the use of novel therapies, our 19 Faculty conduct basic, translational and clinical research and care for over 3,000 new patients each year, resulting in excess of 25,000 clinic visits and over 15,000      inpatient days. The Department maintains a very active clinic practice, two inpatient services, and participates in the inpatient and outpatient care of patients undergoing treatment with cellular therapies. 

Our Lymphoma Program Faculty see over half the Department’s new patients in clinic, or approximately 1,500 new patients  annually.  The Department has a very strong clinical and research partnership with the Department of Blood and Marrow   Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy. In addition the Department’s faculty participate actively in the Immune and Cellular Therapy Program, which is amongst the nation’s leaders in providing CAR-T and other novel immunotherapeutics to patients.

Duties:

The successful candidate will focus on clinical care and clinical research of patients with lymphoid malignancies in need of novel therapies, including cellular therapy.  Duties include the establishment of a focused clinic practice, attending on the inpatient Malignant Hematology Services and/or the Immune and Cellular Therapy Service, designing, implementing, and overseeing   clinical trials  related to lymphoid malignancies, and teaching of hematology/oncology fellows, residents and students. 

Requirements:

Qualified applicants will possess an M.D. degree, a Florida medical license or eligibility, and ABIM board eligibility/certification in Hematology or Medical Oncology. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in lymphoma clinical research and the ability to design and conduct both investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored clinical trials. A clinical and research interest in lower grade lymphomas is preferred but not required.

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute is the only NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in   Florida and is ranked in the top 10 cancer hospitals in the nation by US News and World Report in Adult Cancer. We are shaping the future of cancer care through innovative research, clinical advances, and superior education within an environment that encourages   excellence. We educate tomorrow’s most promising oncologists within our wide range of residency and fellowship programs. Our clinical campuses include large ambulatory care facilities, CLIA-certified laboratories, a dedicated cancer hospital, and a wide spectrum of outreach activities consistent with our NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center designation. The Moffitt Research Institute is comprised of approximately 150 Principal Investigators, 58 laboratories, and 306,000 square feet of research space.

Email your CV to the Chair,  Department of Hematology: Jeffrey Lancet, M.D.

Jeffrey.Lancet@moffitt.org

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