Section Head, Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology

Ochsner Health
New Orleans, Louisiana
Apr 09, 2021
Apr 09, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

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Ochsner Health System in New Orleans, Louisiana, is searching for an experienced physician leader to serve as Section Head, Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology.

Ochsner Health System Department of Urology is seeking a leader to serve as Section Head.

The Ochsner Clinic Center for Urologic Oncology (CUO) is located in the Gayle and Tom Benson Cancer Center at the Ochsner Medical Center and serves as the academic hub and tertiary referral center for our Health System. The CUO and the Cancer Center are in the midst of an aggressive expansion. The expanded CUO consists of 21 exam rooms and 4 procedural suites and our clinical research team.

Candidates must be board certified and have completed a fellowship in Urologic Oncology.

The Section Head will:

  • provide leadership, direction and coordination of clinical academic and research endeavors in Urologic Oncology
  • collaborate with Cancer Center and system leadership to expand clinical research and cancer care programs in the health system.
  • lead multidisciplinary care team in Urologic Oncology.

The successful candidate for Section Head Urologic Oncology will be a respected Urologist with a track record of excellence in clinical care, research, and education. We offer a competitive compensation package commensurate to qualifications.

Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi, and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Ochsner Health is a not-for-profit committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner Health healed more than 876,000 people from across the globe in 2019, providing the latest medical breakthroughs and therapies, including digital medicine for chronic conditions and telehealth specialty services. Ochsner Health is a national leader, named the top hospital in Louisiana and a top children s hospital by U.S. News & World Report. As Louisiana s leading healthcare educator, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. Ochsner Health is innovating healthcare by investing in new technologies and research to make world-class care more accessible, affordable, convenient, and effective. Ochsner's team of more than 26,000 employees and 4,500 providers are working to reinvent the future of health and wellness in the region. To learn more about Ochsner Health, please visit To transform your health, please visit

New Orleans is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in America. Amenities include multiple universities, academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining, cultural interests, renowned live entertainment and music.

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Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

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