The Cleveland Clinic, one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers, announces a search for a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist to lead our COG research as the site principal investigator. This position provides the opportunity to work in a highly engaging and collaborative environment with the support and resources of the Pediatric Institute and Taussig Cancer Institute to best care for our pediatric and young adult patients.
The selected candidate will join a vibrant and growing program that currently includes 10 Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologists, 2 Pediatric Neurosurgeons, 1 Pediatric Radiation Oncologist, 21 nurses and nurse practitioners including dedicated disease based care coordinators, providing more than 10,000 patient visits per year. Programs include full hematology/oncology services along with blood and marrow transplantation, neuro-oncology, COG membership, NEXT consortium participation, and an accredited hematology/oncology fellowship program. The department is part of the Pediatric Institute and works in close collaboration with the Taussig Cancer Institute and participates actively as a member of the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center.
We are seeking an experienced Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist at the Assistant, Associate or Professor Level, with academic appointment through the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. This is a full-time clinical faculty position with protected time for COG responsibilities. Our research office is staffed by5 CRAs and research nurse who coordinate for COG as well as other local and collaborative trials in the department. We currently participate in all COG group-wide phase 2/3 studies. As the PI, funded travel is provided to both the spring/fall COG group meetings.
The ideal candidate should have a commitment to supporting collaborative research through the COG, and should be board-certified in pediatric hematology/oncology. Prior involvement with COG or other multi-institutional trials is highly desirable, although not required for a motivated applicant. Clinical focus is flexible depending on interest, with opportunities in leukemia/lymphoma and neuro-oncology, stem cell transplantation, and non-malignant hematology. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with credentials and experience.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is consistently ranked as one of the best children’s hospitals in the United States by U.S. News &World Report and has more than 350 pediatric medical and surgical specialists staffing the 414 inpatient beds and 40 community locations forming the Cleveland Clinic Children’s network, providing over 680,000 outpatient visits, 13,000 hospital admissions, over 11,200 surgeries, and accepting over 1,270hospital transfers per year. Additional information can be found online at www.ccf.org/childrens.
Interested candidates should please provide a letter of introduction and curriculum vitae to:
Dr. Rabi Hanna firstname.lastname@example.org Department Chair, Pediatric Hematology Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation.
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/Drug Free Environment.
Internal Number: VCF19-10
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Cleveland Clinic Children’s was ranked as a national leader in pediatric clinical care by U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 edition of “Best Children’s Hospitals", and earned national recognition from U.S. News in nine specialties.
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Cleveland Clinic Children’s is a part of the Cleveland Clinic health system and offers full medical, surgical and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents. Cleveland Clinic Children’s supports 126 acute care beds at Cleveland Clinic's main campus and 284 pediatric beds system wide; in addition, pediatric services are available at 43 Clinic sites in Northeast Ohio. A staff of more than 300 full-time pediatricians and sub-specialists see 800,000 pediatric visits each year and provide hospital care for 18,000 children per year.
Cleveland Clinic Children's offers three facilities dedicated to the medical, surgical and rehabilitative care of infants, children and adolescents. Our Inpatient Hospital and Outpatient Center are both located at our main campus in Cleveland, OH. We also offer inpatient and outpatient care at many of our regional hospitals and family health centers throughout Northeast Oh...io. Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation offers inpatient care, day hospital care and a comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient services and is located in the Shaker Heights neighborhood of Cleveland, OH.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is a non-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center integrating clinical care, research and education. Cleveland Clinic Children’s consistently ranks among the “Best Children’s Hospitals” by U.S.News & World Report. Visit us online at www.clevelandclinic.org/childrens and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/clevelandclinicchildrens.
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Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S.News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. More than 3,000 full-time salaried physicians and researchers and 11,000 nurses represent 120 medical specialties and subspecialties. The Cleveland Clinic health system includes a main campus near downtown Cleveland, eight community hospitals, more than 75 Northern Ohio outpatient locations, including 16 full-service Family Health Centers, Cleveland Clinic Florida, the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, Cleveland Clinic Canada, and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. In 2013, there were 5.5 million outpatient visits throughout the Cleveland Clinic health system and 157,000 hospital admissions. Patients came for treatment from every state and from more than 130 countries. Visit us at www.clevelandclinic.org.