Summary Description: Columbia University's Department of Medicine invites applications for a clinical faculty position. The Center for Lymphoid Malignancies at Columbia University Medical Center is seeking to recruit a highly qualified physician Board Certified in Internal Medicine, and Hematology and Medical Oncology. Individual will hold a faculty position in the Division of Hematology/Oncology or medical specialty. This unique position will afford qualified candidates to build a career focused on the care of patients with lymphoid malignancies, and to be integrated into a vigorous internationally recognized program highly focused on translational research in lymphoma. The position will involve rounding on an in-patient lymphoma service for two weeks every month, with a team of interns and residents, fellows in Hematology and Oncology, nurses and physician assistants. He/she will be responsible for managing and over-seeing all aspects of inpatient care, communicating with the appropriate attending physician of record, families, and teaching house-staff and fellows during the week in didactic lectures. The other two week block of the month will be tailored to fit the intellectual needs and interests of the recruit. For example, he/she could develop an outpatient practice in lymphoma (for the appropriately board certified candidate), or other medical specialty (depending upon background and experience), or could use the opportunity to work on developing clinical trial concepts, with an opportunity to take a leadership position in the development of select projects. Candidates should have strong clinical and teaching qualifications.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must be board certified or board eligible in internal medicine and preferred specialty in hematology/oncology. Must be eligible to practice in the State of New York.
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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
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