Executive Medical Director Oncology Clinical Research Unit

Company/Institution: Merritt Hawkins
Location: Orlando, FL, USA
Degree Requirements: MD, PhD and/or MD, DO, Board Eligible, Board Certified Salary: Not available
Job Type: Patient Care, Research, Academic/Administrative, Other Posted: September 19, 2022
Job Setting: Non-Profit Research Institute Application Period: September 19-December 16, 2022

AdventHealth, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare systems, is seeking a leader who will serve as Executive Medical Director for the Oncology Clinical Research Unit (CRU) at the AdventHealth Cancer Institute in Celebration, Florida. The new leader will drive the development of the CRU scientific vision and provide overall operational leadership to the CRU for the benefit of patients throughout our community, region, and nation. This position will be responsible for developing a rigorous program of Phase 1 research at AdventHealth with a strong focus on advancing attractive clinical candidates via care delivery and robust enrollment in clinical trials. The successful candidate is expected to engage in scholarly activity centered around Phase 1 cancer trials and studies, with a preferred emphasis on studies addressing unmet medical needs in the AdventHealth catchment area.

About the Employer

About AdventHealth in Celebration, FL The AdventHealth Celebration site is a national destination adjacent to Disney theme parks and nearby Universal Orlando Resort, Legoland, and other attractions. The site specializes in all aspects of clinical trials, focusing on early-stage trials as a national destination site. The AdventHealth Research Institute Orlando has more than 250 investigators and more than 500 clinical trials in progress at any given time. It is home to over a dozen research areas and the Nicholson Center.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should contact Jay Torio at (800) 876-0500 or medcareers@merritthawkins.com. Please reference job #152294.

Contact Information

Jay Torio
8840 Cypress Waters Blvd.
Ste. 300
Dallas, TX 75019 USA

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