Hematology/Oncology Faculty Appointment in Chicago – Bone Marrow Transplant

Company/Institution: Loyola University Medical Center
Department: Hematology/Oncology
Location: Maywood, IL, USA
Degree Requirements: MD, DO Salary: Not available
Job Type: Faculty Posted: January 10, 2022
Job Setting: Hospital/Clinical Facility Application Period: January 10-February 10, 2022

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 or 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, CAR-T cells, anti-infective T-cell clinical trials and ex-vivo pre-clinical and clinical cord blood expansion trials using of stem and immune cells. Cooperative group studies through Southwest Oncology Group, CIBMTR, NMDP, and BMT-CTN are being conducted, where leadership opportunities are available to our faculty. We are the only Chicago BMT program that is a core member of the BMT-CTN. 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.

About the Employer

Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC) is a 547-licensed-bed quaternary hospital in Maywood, Illinois that includes the William G. & Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its academic affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Loyola has 7,221 employees including 859 physicians, 491 residents and 108 fellows. Loyola is consistently ranked among the top hospitals in Illinois, and is currently ranked No. 4 in the state by both U.S. News & World Report and Newsweek. LUMC is part of Loyola Medicine, a three-hospital system that includes LUMC, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and MacNeal Hospital, as well as convenient locations offering primary care, specialty care and immediate care services from more than 1,800 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. Loyola Medicine is part of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation with 92 hospitals in 22 states. www.LoyolaMedicine.org All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion (except where religion is a bona fide occupational qualification for the job), national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should email cover letter and CV to Maureen Galvin, Physician Recruitment Office, at magalvin@lumc.edu as well as apply online at www.careers.luc.edu.

Contact Information

Maureen Galvin
2160 S First Avenue
Maywood, IL 60153 USA

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