Pediatric Hematology Oncology Physician Scientist

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Employer
Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Location
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Dec 04, 2018
Closes
Dec 14, 2018
Hours
Full Time

The Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) and Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) seek an established physician scientist to join the faculty as a full-time board certified member of the Section of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

The successful candidate will have up to 50% protected time for 3 years to establish a vibrant research program in pediatric oncology, augmented by a generous start up package including support for ancillary research staff.

Excellent interpersonal and teaching skills are required, as active participation in Pediatric undergraduate, graduate, and continuing medical education is expected. Collaborative academic opportunities across Dartmouth's campuses include world-class traditional biomedical research, global health initiatives, and renowned leadership in quality improvement and healthcare delivery sciences. Salary and academic rank at Geisel will be offered commensurate with experience.

Within NCCC and CHaD the Section of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology provides complete interdisciplinary care for infants, children and adolescents with cancer and blood disorders across the states of New Hampshire and Vermont. The Section currently sees 35-40 new oncology patients each year and is an active participant in good standing of the Children's Oncology Group.  It includes a hemophilia program, a neuro-oncology clinic, a late effects program, and funding support for an evolving pediatric palliative care program. Opportunity for leadership of the Section exists for a candidate with requisite interest and experience

The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast and ski country within driving distance, the opportunities - both career and personal - truly make New Hampshire the ideal place to work and play.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online with CV and cover letter on our Provider Career site:

http://www.DHproviders.org

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.