1 application
Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology – Swedish Cancer Institute

Academic Med

Job Overview

About the job

Position Description – Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology

The Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) is recruiting an accomplished national leader in thoracic medical oncology to lead 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. Enjoy outstanding quality of life in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

The Ideal Candidate will be:

  • A Physician – MD, MD/PHD, DO, MBBS (or equivalent)
  • ABIM (American Board of Internal Medicine) Certified in Internal Medicine & Medical Oncology
  • Eligible for Unrestricted Employment in the United States and Medical License in the State of Washington
  • 3+ years of experience beyond fellowship training is required.
  • Relevant clinical trial development and leadership in thoracic medical oncology is highly preferred
  • This position is anticipated to be clinically-based, with the potential for pre-clinical collaborations with a range of research partners in Seattle and beyond
  • 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

Swedish Cancer Institute

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.

Seattle, Washington

Seattle is the Pacific Northwest’s 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 world’s 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.

Swedish Health System

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.

EEO

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Academic Med

The Swedish Health System has retained the services of Academic Med, a leader in healthcare executive search, to assist with this strategically important recruitment effort. The search is being led by Academic Med President, Gentry Zacheis and Academic Med Managing Director, Jim Hagood.

Contact the job poster

Job poster profile

Gentry Zacheis

President & Co-Founder, Strategic Healthcare Consultant – Academic Medicine & Higher Education

Job Details

Employment Type

Full-time

More Information

Job Location

Apply for this job
Share this job

Contact Us

We are the first-of-its-kind and leading source for jobs and career information in Behavioral Health. Behavioral Health Institutions and job seekers trust BehavorialHealthJobs.com because we bring together job opportunities and job seekers specific to the Behavioral Health industry. By bringing together Behavioral Health jobs and job seekers, we are helping all in the Behavioral Health arena cut through the noise and clutter, so they can advance their careers and help employers attract the very best team members.

Contact Us

Behavioral Health Jobs, Inc.
Radnor, Pa.
contact@behavioralhealthjobs.com