Assistant Professor- Pediatric Hematology-Oncology - Assistant Professor - SSM Health Cardinal Glenn

SSM Health
Saint Louis, MO
Closing date
Aug 2, 2023

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SLUCare Physician Group, a member of SSM Health is recruiting applicants for a full-time position in the Department of Pediatrics. Saint Louis University has an opening for an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology in St. Louis, MO.

Duties: Mentor and teach students, residents, fellows, and faculty members; prepare and develop educational materials; contribute to departmental conferences or seminars. Provide leadership for the multi-disciplinary Brain Tumor Clinic. Attending responsibilities for Hematology-Oncology inpatient and outpatient focusing on children with tumors of the central nervous system. Management of neurofibromatosis patients who require treatment for benign and malignant tumors in collaboration with the Neurofibromatosis Center. Development of key relationships with team members, surgeons, and consultants to maintain excellent care. Develop and implement safety improvement in patient care. Expansion of clinical research activities in pediatric neuro-oncology; expand pediatric and hematology/oncology knowledge, investigate literature, and generate study results. Publish articles regarding research in education.

Requirements: Medical Doctor Degree (ECFMG Certification if Foreign Medical Graduate), State Authorization/License to practice Medicine in MO, Board eligible in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Board Certification in Pediatrics, completion of training/fellowship in Pediatric Neuro-Oncology.

SLUCare Physician Group is the academic medical practice of SSM Health, St. Louis with more than 600 health care providers in hospitals and medical offices throughout the St. Louis region. Our physicians are among the most highly trained in their fields: more than 50 specialties in all. We have national and international experts, renowned for research and innovations in medicine.

In addition to treating patients, SLUCare physicians educate the next generation of health care professionals at SSM Health St. Louis. Our teaching is guided by our Catholic Jesuit tradition, balancing the science of medicine with the soul of it - keeping people first in all we do.


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