The Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School is seeking a clinical Pediatric Neuro-Oncologist to join the Pediatric Brain Tumor Center at the Instructor/Assistant Professor level. The Pediatric Brain Tumor Center at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital Cancer and Blood Disorders Center (DF/BCH) is a multi-disciplinary quaternary program that is comprised of a full complement of specialized medical, surgical and psychosocial staff to care for pediatric brain tumor patients, their siblings and families. Approximately 120+ new brain tumor patients are seen each year at DF/BCH. The research environment is active in investigational clinical trials and collaborates extensively with industry. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is also a member of the PNOC Consortium and the COG Phase I consortium. This clinical position will include the opportunity for clinical research, with the opportunity to work in the development and oversight of clinical trials. The faculty member will work closely with the Experimental Therapeutics Program and the Clinical Trial Investigational Program at the DF/BCH, as well as with translational biologists, epidemiologists or other investigators within the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, depending upon career focus. Candidates should be BC/BE in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology with additional experience and/or fellowship in Neuro-Oncology.
Salary and academic appointment through Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and a statement of interest to:
Scott A. Armstrong, MD, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Pediatric Oncology Dana Farber Cancer Institute
David A. Williams, M.D.
President, Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and
Chief Scientific Officer, Boston Children’s Hospital
c/o Tara Roderick
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
About Dana Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital Cancer and Blood Disorders Center
The mission of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is to provide expert, compassionate care to children and adults with cancer while advancing the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, cure, and prevention of cancer and related diseases. As an affiliate of Harvard Medical School and a Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute, the Institute also provides training for new gene...rations of physicians and scientists, designs programs that promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations, and disseminates innovative patient therapies and scientific discoveries to our target community across the United States and throughout the world.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's ultimate goal is the eradication of cancer, AIDS, and related diseases and the fear that they engender.
Above all else, we make a difference by relieving the burden of disease now and for the future through our research, clinical care, education, outreach and advocacy.
We pursue excellence relentlessly and with integrity in all that we do, adhering always to the highest standards of conduct.
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For those in our care and for one another.
We foster the spirit of inquiry, promoting collaboration and innovation across traditional boundaries while celebrating individual creativity.