The Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center has an immediate opening for an assistant or associate professor in the division of pediatric hematology oncology. We are particularly interested in candidates who have expertise in leukemia, stem cell transplant and late effects of cancer therapy.
The Children’s Hospital serves 25 counties with a catchment of approximately 3 million; the only full service Children’s Hospital in eastern NY and western New England, from Montreal to the New York metropolitan area. We have active programs in Neuro-Oncology, Hemophilia, Sickle Cell Disease, Leukemia, late effects, and malignant solid tumors and a total of 6 clinical faculty members. Our recently renovated hematology-oncology unit is HEPA filtered and set up to provide a full range of care. There are opportunities to collaborate with the adult hematology-oncology program as well as basic scientists at Albany Medical College.
Albany Medical Center is northeastern New York’s only academic health sciences center and the largest private sector employer in the Capital Region. The Center incorporates the 734-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital, one of New York's largest teaching hospitals. Albany Medical College, one of the nation's first private medical colleges, educates many of the doctors and other medical professionals that practice in the region and provides residency and continuing medical education programs. Albany Medical Center also supports a biomedical research enterprise to further understanding of illness and discovery of tomorrow’s cures.
Located at the heart of New York’s Capital Region, Albany is a culturally and environmentally diverse area that is home to nearly one million residents. The three main cities of the Capital Region-Albany, Troy, and Schenectady, and their suburbs, just a short commute away-offer a range of affordable, safe, and comfortable neighborhoods with quality schools and active community groups. In 2010, Forbes named Albany one of the top ten cities to raise a family. All four seasons sizzle with indoor and outdoor activities, including festivals, monthly art walks, music, and family-friendly events making the Capital Region a great place to live, work, and thrive at a perfect pace.
Please submit a letter of application with curriculum vitae.
Ken Lucas, MD Division Chief of Pediatric Hematology Oncology Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at AMC firstname.lastname@example.org 518-262-5513
Albany Medical College is a private institution and a non-discriminatory AA/EOE (minorities and women are encouraged to apply).
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 1313
About Albany Medical College
Albany Med is northeastern New York’s only academic health sciences center and is one of the largest private employers in the Capital Region.
It incorporates the 734-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital, which offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region, and the Albany Medical College, which trains the next generation of doctors, scientists and other healthcare professionals, and which also includes a biomedical research enterprise and the region’s largest physicians practice with more than 450 doctors. Albany Med works with dozens of community partners to improve the region’s health and quality of life.
Albany Med is affiliated with Columbia Memorial Health and Saratoga Hospital to provide the largest locally governed health system in the region. Combined, these three hospitals offer nearly 1,100 beds and outpatient locations throughout the Capital Region.(Learn more).
Albany Med is like no other health care provider in our region, providing our community with the highest level of patient care across disciplines, while receiving regional, national and international recognition for high standards in patient care, education and biomedical research.