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 Neuro-oncology 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 central nervous system 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 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 neuro-oncology patients. Our center is the major referral center for children with cancer in the Southwestern region and we see approximately 80-100 new patients with CNS malignancies per year. The Pediatric Neuro-oncology section works closely with Neurosurgeons and clinicians in the Barrow Neurological Institute, research laboratories at the University of Arizona, as well as our integrated team of Neuro-oncology providers. We host a weekly multidisciplinary pediatric brain tumor board and are establishing a Precision Oncology Program for pediatric neuro-oncology patients. The ideal candidate can participate in the design and initiation of this program. Applicants should have the ability to work with teams on patient focused, division-centric and hospital wide initiatives.
Physician shall provide the patient care services for which he/she is clinically privileged. Physician shall assist the chief with the administration and coordination of all divisional activities.