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Medical Oncology/Hematology Physician – MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
The MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute is looking to add a full-time BE/BC Hematologist/Oncologist to join the high-performing cancer teams at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
The ideal candidate will have a specialty interest in breast or lung cancers and a desire to take a leadership role in one of these two cancer tumor types within the cancer program. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced oncologist with demonstrated leadership skills and subspecialty experience/expertise. The emerging oncologist will be anxious to further build upon and execute the strategic vision under the umbrella of the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute.
The candidate will join a practice consisting of four other medical oncologists/hematologists, radiation oncologists, thoracic surgeons, breast surgeons, interventional pulmonologists, surgical oncologists, colorectal surgeons, gynecologic surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, advanced practice providers, and multiple other clinical staff providing nurse navigation, survivorship, social work, nutritional support, and palliative care. This is a system-employed, mainly outpatient position with some inpatient coverage (in consultation with hospitalist service).
The breast and lung services are mature programs that include a focus on multidisciplinary care and clinical research. The candidate should be comfortable treating early and late stage breast and lung cancers. Further, candidates should demonstrate an interest in clinical trials and community outreach efforts.
Additionally, the Cancer Care Center features:
Access to the most advanced treatments. We actively participate in many clinical trials cooperative groups and have access to the NCI-designated Georgetown Lombardi cancer trials.
Weekly subspecialty and multispecialty tumor boards for a variety of disease-specific/site-specific cancers. The breast and lung tumor boards include participation among oncologists, radiation oncology, pathology, radiology, research team, genetic counselors, NPs/PAs, and others.
Advanced surgical procedures, including robotic-assisted surgery and stereotactic body radiation therapy (access to 2 da Vinci Xi robots).
Comprehensive genetic counseling and profiling.
Subject matter experts across the system leverage collective knowledge.
Academic faculty appointments available.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation, and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals, more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.
About The MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at Franklin Square Hospital
The Institute brings together advanced cancer care and provides patients with greater access to clinical trials and state-of-the-art technologies closer to where they live and work. Our specialists, many of whom are nationally recognized for their expertise in many specific cancer types and disciplines, cover the full continuum of care—from research, diagnosis, and treatment to a personalized cancer rehabilitation program. The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center serves as the institute's research engine.
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center has been ranked among U.S. News and World Report's "Best Regional Hospitals" and listed as high-performing in 10 specialties. An award-winning, 380-bed community teaching facility, our progressive technology, advanced medical treatments, and commitment to the highest quality of care have made MedStar Franklin Square the employer of choice for more than 3,200 healthcare professionals in the Baltimore metropolitan area.
We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.