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Full Time Oncology Job Seattle, WA

Full Time
Seattle, WA
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Employer Swedish

Job Description

The Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) is recruiting an accomplished national leader in thoracic medical oncology to head and further develop both a clinical and clinical research program in thoracic medical oncology. SCI is devoted to providing cancer patients with the most comprehensive treatment options and innovative therapies available, and is the largest NCI designated NCORP site, with over 41 participating affiliates across multiple states for this 13 million, 6-year grant. In 2019 Swedish was awarded a "Platinum Certificate of Excellence" for our Treatment & Cancer Control Trials high enrollment. The ideal candidate will have expertise in the design and conduct of early phase therapeutic trials in thoracic medical oncology, translational research and molecular oncology, along with a record of successful grant and/or contract support for clinical research. Partnering with 5 thoracic surgeons, 2 interventional pulmonologists, a robust lung cancer prevention program, and a radiation oncology group that has pioneered many significant therapeutic advances, the candidate will lead thoracic medical oncology efforts across our multi-site cancer institute. SCI is a part of the Providence Health System, and the leader of thoracic medical oncology will have the opportunity to partner across the span of this seven-state entity to enhance trial accrual and collaborative efforts. This world-class program exists within the vibrant city of Seattle, Washington where physicians can enjoy a healthy work-life balance

  • Board certification in medical oncology required
  • A minimum of 5-10 years of experience beyond fellowship training, relevant clinical trial development and leadership in thoracic medical oncology is highly preferred

Where Youll Work

The Swedish Cancer Institute is one of the premier cancer care and clinical research centers in the Pacific Northwest. Founded in 1932, it provides access to more than 150 Swedish-affiliated oncologists and oncology surgeons throughout the region. With a robust clinical trials program and an environment open to new drug treatments, technology and clinical applications, the Swedish Cancer Institute is a hub of innovation. Support services, including art and music therapy, ensure holistic patient care.

Where Youll Live

Seattle is the Pacific Northwests largest urban center, with a metro population of 3.25 million, and is home to world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Home to the worlds biggest tech giants, Seattle offers some of the highest minimum wages in the country, along with a notable music and arts scene, outdoor lifestyle and amazing coffee.

Who Youll Work For

Swedish is a comprehensive health network with a long history of excellence. The Seattle-based system operates five hospitals with more than 1,500 beds, and more than 115 primary and specialty care clinics. Part of the Providence family, Swedish is world-renowned for its innovative and ground-breaking diagnoses, treatments and medical research at its five award-winning institutes: cancer, digestive health, heart and vascular, neuroscience and orthopedic. Its mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person it serves.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 10178

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