Posting Note: The Division of Hematology/Oncology at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, seeks a full time, board certified pediatric hematologist/oncologist with 2-5 years of post-fellowship experience in leukemia and lymphoma to join the existing division of 18 faculty, 6 fellows and 12 advanced practice providers. We are seeking a qualified candidate with experience and interest in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with hematologic malignancies, who also has some experience in the design and conduct of early phase clinical trials. Responsibilities will include clinical care, teaching, and participation in clinical and translational research. The candidate will be an integral and interactive member of the Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT in the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders and participate in inpatient and outpatient management of oncology patients.
Our Center is the major referral center for children with cancer in the Southwestern region and we see approximately 210 new patients with hematologic malignancies per year. The pediatric leukemia and lymphoma section works closely with other clinicians at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, research laboratories at the University of Arizona, as well as our integrated team of hematology/oncology providers. We host a weekly multidisciplinary pediatric hematologic malignancy tumor board and are establishing a Precision Oncology Program for pediatric oncology patients. The ideal candidate can participate in the design and initiation of this program.
The successful candidate must be board certified in pediatric hematology-oncology and have had fellowship training in oncology. Applicants should have the ability to work with teams on patient focused, division-centric, and hospital wide initiatives.
The staff physician shall provide patient care services and will support the PCH mission of providing hope, healing and the best health care for children and their families.