Pediatric Hematologist / Oncologist
Geisinger Health System - Danville, PA

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Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Opportunity

Geisinger Health System (GHS) is seeking a full-time BC/BE Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist to join Geisinger's Janet Weis Children's Hospital (JWCH) at Geisinger Medical Center (GMC), located in Danville, Pa. The position would be ideal for an early /mid career level individual. The position is clinical with clinical research opportunities . We are seeking an energetic individual committed to clinical and teaching excellence.

The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology provides comprehensive outpatient and inpatient subspecialty services, seeing a full range of benign and malignant hematology and solid tumors. Outpatient activities also include outreach clinics across northeastern Pennsylvania. The Pediatric Hematology & Oncology program is an active member of Children's Oncology Group in good standing with full research support. Facilities are also available to do translational research at Geisinger's Weis Center for Research.

About the Position:
Participate in the department's expanding activities which reflect our broad programmatic and scholarly interests

Teaching and mentorship responsibilities include medical students from several affiliated institutions and residents in our fully-accredited categorical Pediatric and Internal Medicine/Pediatric residency program

Academic teaching appointment is available through our affiliation with Temple University Medical College

Resources and opportunities to conduct robust translational and outcomes clinical research

GMC, the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in Janet Weis Children's Hospital, with more than 100 pediatric experts specializing in over 30 different pediatric specialties.

Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 5 hospitals, 43 community practice sites and more than 1000 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, low cost of living, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. just an afternoon's drive away.

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare. For more information, please visit geisinger.org/careers or contact: Jagadeesh Ramdas, MD, Director Pediatric Hematology/Oncology c/o Kathy Kardisco, Department of Professional Staffing, at 1-800-845-7112 or kkardisco@geisinger.edu.

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Geisinger Health System provides health care to a large portion of the Keystone State. The health care system serves more than 2.6 million...