Applications are invited for a full-time faculty position in to join us as Chief of the Division of Hematology and Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics at the Bernard & Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Med. This position also entitles the chosen faculty member to hold the Landis Endowed Chair of Pediatric Oncology and an appointment as Professor of Pediatrics at the Albany Medical College. This individual will be joining 5 additional faculty in a well-established and donor-supported program at the Melodies Center with specialty clinics in Oncology, Sickle Cell, Hemophilia, Survivorship, and Neuro-Oncology. This signature program of the Children’s Hospital serves over 700,000 children from 25 counties in upstate New York and western Massachusetts and is the only specialty clinic of its kind in the region. The faculty hold academic appointments at the Albany Medical College and actively participate in teaching of residents and medical students daily. We evaluate approximately 70 new cancer diagnoses annually and see more than 5700 outpatient visits in the outpatient offices. We are full members of COG and ATHN and participate in funding initiatives through both organizations.
Albany Medical Center Hospital is a large academic Medical Center in Albany, New York, the state capital. It is a level I Trauma Center and the regional hub for all adult and pediatric specialties. The Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital, which houses a 60 bed NICU, 19 bed PICU, and a new pediatric emergency department that opened in 2018, is the site of inpatient care rendered by the division. Albany Medical College is a private medical school, and a nondiscriminatory AA/EOE institution (minorities and women are encouraged to apply). The successful candidate will enjoy many opportunities for teaching house staff and medical students and will be eligible for a faculty appointment in Albany medical College, rank will be dependent on qualifications, and experience.
Located at the heart of New York’s Capital Region, Albany is a culturally and environmentally diverse area that is home to nearly 1,000,000 residents. The 3 cities of the capital region–Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, and their suburbs offer a range of affordable, safe, and comfortable neighborhoods with quality schools and active community groups. Albany, the capital New York State, is home for the state University in Albany, the School of Public Health, Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, and multiple private colleges, and offers a wide variety of culturally events. It is within easy driving distance to New York City, Boston, and Montréal, as well as the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid, Saratoga, and Lake George. It is a wonderful place to raise the family and enjoy activities related to all 4 seasons. To learn more about the Capital Region, please visit www.AMC.edu/greatplace.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:
Joanne Porter, M.D. Associate Chief, Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 47 New Scotland Ave., MC 24 Albany, New York, 12208 email@example.com.
Valerie D’Aloia Albany Medical College Physician Recruitment 47 New Scotland Ave, MC57 Albany, NY 12208 518-262-1333 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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