Chief, Gynecologic/Oncologic Physician

Danville, Pennsylvania
Apr 24, 2019
Apr 23, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

Geisinger Health is seeking an outstanding physician and leader to assume the role of System Chief of Gynecology/Oncology, reporting directly to the Chair of the Women’s and Children’s Institute. With overall responsibility for operations, finances, and strategy within Gynecology/Oncology, the System Chief will lead and grow excellence in clinical, educational, and scholarly pursuits across Geisinger Health.  There will be three direct reports to this position.

This position requires a dynamic, passionate, and capable physician who is ready to, or has already stepped into a leadership role. A record of success in recruitment, program development, and clinical leadership are key factors for the successful candidate.


? 8-10 years of clinical experience coupled with some leadership or administrative experience in a healthcare delivery system.

? Superior clinical skills in gynecologic oncology, with recognition by peers as a talent in his or her respective discipline.

? Excellent interpersonal communication skills and presentation skills for both clinical and nonclinical audiences.

? Experience mentoring and developing others, including students, trainees and other physicians.

? Financial and business acumen, with appropriate knowledge of the complex financial pressures facing health systems today.

? M.D., D.O. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree with board certification in Gynecology/Oncology and eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania.

Geisinger’s Women’s Health Division is a growing team consisting of over 100 healthcare providers, including 4 Urogynecologists in the system.

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence in an area offering a high quality of life – complete with excellent schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore or Washington D.C. just a short drive away. Geisinger physicians enjoy generous time-off and CME policies, a substantial CME stipend, retirement plans and comprehensive health insurance and prescription plans.

Feel free to share these opportunities with colleagues and fellows who may be interested.

For more information, contact Dr. Sandra Culbertson, MD, Chair of Women’s Health, Chief of Urogynecology & Chair of Women & Children’s Institute c/o Betsy Kelchner, , Department of Talent Management, at 570-412-5781  or  You may also visit


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