The University of Miami, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center (SCCC) is engaged in wide ranging expansion and development of clinical and research efforts in cancer. The SCCC is the first and only university-based cancer center in South Florida and carries the great distinction of also being the only NCI designated cancer center in the region. Additionally, Sylvester has been identified by the State of Florida as a Cancer Center of Excellence. Sylvester is committed to transforming oncology cancer care through innovation, precision medicine, breakthrough science, clinical research, leading-edge technology, and compassionate, patient-centric care.
The faculty candidate for this position will care for inpatients and outpatients with Head and Neck cancers in the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and affiliated hospitals. The candidate will help lead clinical and research efforts in the Cancers Site Disease Groups and provide leadership for multidisciplinary clinical and research efforts in Head and Neck cancers. The individual for this position should have national recognition and experience in the development of clinical trials, including investigator initialed trials, and in the emerging area of personalized medicine.
The individual will serve as an attending clinician in the Division of Medical Oncology, with a focus on the care and treatment of patients with Head and Neck cancers. This includes providing direct outpatient care, as well as inpatient care of patients, plus the duties related to the attending rounding responsibilities for the division (including inpatient units at UMHC, UHT, Lennar and/or JMH).
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Moreover, Miami-Dade and Broward Counties offer engaging cities, and outstanding recreational activities and climate.