Assistant Attending, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Department of Medicine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 55042
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Assistant Attending, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service
Department of Medicine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is one of the world's premier cancer centers, committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The blending of research with patient care is at the heart of everything we do. The institution is a comprehensive cancer center whose purposes are the treatment and control of cancer, the advancement of biomedical knowledge through laboratory and clinical research, and the training of scientists, physicians, and other health care workers.
The Gastrointestinal Oncology Service in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking a full-time medical oncologist at the Assistant Attending level for clinical service and research. Our 42 full-time medical oncologists cover the widest range of diseases in the Division of Solid Tumor Oncology, including cancers of the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon and rectum, anus, pancreas, primary liver, bile ducts, and neuroendocrine tumors. The Gastrointestinal Oncology Service supports a dedicated clinical and translational research program for cancers of unknown primary origin. The position involves caring for patients with gastrointestinal cancers and participation in research with multiple Disease Management Teams. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in medical oncology. International candidates must seek a visa at the U.S. consulate prior to entry into the United States. Physicians must demonstrate completion of all three steps of USMLE and hold a valid license in the state of practice.
Please send CV, a letter outlining your interest and names/contact information of three references via email to:
Yelena Janjigian, M.D.
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
cc: Jibran Shah, ShahJ5@mskcc.org
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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.