The Division of Hematology/Oncology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center seeks a fellowship trained; board certified/board eligible Hematologist/Oncologist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.
The ideal candidate will have a professional interest and training in allogeneic and autologous bone marrow transplants. This position will focus on allogeneic transplants, unrelated donor transplants, and cord blood ex-vivo expansion clinical trials. Current funded translational research includes mechanisms of GVHD development and therapy, trials of novel cytokines, cell based vaccine trials, and ex-vivo pre-clinical and clinical cord blood expansion trials using stromal based system. Cooperative studies through Southwest Oncology Group, CIBMTR, NMDP, and CTN are being conducted.
Responsibilities include inpatient and outpatient care at Loyola University Medical Center and clinics. The successful candidate will actively participate in our multidisciplinary translational clinical care research and lead a robust menu of clinical treatment protocols. Teaching responsibilities will include fellows, residents and medical students as assigned.
Loyola University Health System (LUHS) is a private, Catholic-Jesuit healthcare provider based in the western suburbs of Chicago. With 800 licensed beds and over $1 billion in revenues, LUHS is a nationally recognized academic medical center with a rich tradition of going beyond the illness to treat the whole person. LUHS believes that its Catholic heritage and Jesuit traditions of excellence, leadership, inclusiveness, respect and concern for others, and desire to help those who are less privileged in live advances the healing mission in the communities it serves. LUHS also believes that thoughtful stewardship; learning and constant reflection on experience improves all it does as it strives to provide the highest quality healthcare. LUHS is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic Health Systems in the United States.
LUHS includes a core academic hospital (Loyola University Hospital) located on its main campus in Maywood, a community hospital (Gottlieb Memorial Hospital) located three miles from the main campus in Melrose Park, and an extensive network of more than 28 specialty and primary care centers in the Chicago suburbs. LUHS is home to approximately 7000 staff members, 650 full-time faculty members, and 600 residents/fellows.
Interested candidates should email cover letter and CV to Michelle Pencyla, Physician Recruitment Office, at email@example.com as well as apply online at www.careers.luc.edu .
Loyola is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator with a strong commitment to diversifying its faculty.
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