Clinical Geneticist, Tufts Medical Center

Employer
Tufts Medicine
Location
Boston, Massachusetts
Closing date
Oct 26, 2023

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Specialty
Other Specialty
Hours
Full Time

Job Details

ID#: 1364166
Hiring Department: Clinical Geneticist
Job Type: Full Time

Tufts Medical Center is accepting applications for a full-time Clinical Geneticist in the Division of Genetics. We are seeking an MD/DO with ABMG active candidate status or certification as a Clinical Geneticist.

Why join our team:

The Division of Genetics is actively expanding our clinical program and looking for enthusiastic and growth minded people to join our current team, consisting of a physician and 2 genetic counselors with a commitment from the medical system to hire 3 more full time genetic counselors immediately. Our clinical work includes inpatient consultations (mostly in the NICU) and outpatient genetics clinics (adult, pediatric, and cancer). We are interested in expanding our services to cover all of the Tufts Medicine system over the next few years.

The Cancer Genetics clinic is the primary referral site for three area cancer centers, while the General and Pediatric Genetics clinic is the referral site for the entire Tufts Medicine system, which includes Tufts Medical Center, Tufts Children's Hospital, 2 full service community hospitals, and a network of more than 2,000 physicians - reaching from Cape Cod to the New Hampshire border.

There is a cytogenetic laboratory on site. A comprehensive molecular genetics diagnostic laboratory is in the early stages of being established. As a primary teaching site for Tufts University School of Medicine, excellent opportunities for teaching in both didactic and clinical settings are available. The candidate should have an interest in academic and scholarly achievement in clinical genetics.

Tufts Medical Center is an internationally-respected academic medical center - a teaching hospital where we pride ourselves not only in the sophistication of the care we provide but the compassionate way in which we provide it. We care for all patients from the tiniest newborns in our Pediatrics clinics to centenarians in our specialized Geriatrics clinic. Conveniently located in downtown Boston, the Medical Center is the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine.

Tufts Medical Center is at the forefront of medical and health policy research. Tufts Medical Center is in the top 10 percent of independent institutions receiving federal research funding. We are committed to Academics with 453 residents and fellows training in 48 programs. Our mission of advancing knowledge and training students to become future investigators drives us forward with one goal in mind - quickly turning innovative research into pioneering care.

As a proud member of Tufts Medicine, we bring together providers and organizations with a shared vision of high-quality care delivered in the setting that serves our patients best. Together, Tufts Medicine brings together the strength of both academic medicine and community care.

Join Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization in our mission to heal, to comfort, to teach, to learn and to seek knowledge to promote health and prevent disease.

Who you are:
  • MD/DO with ABMG active candidate status or certification as a Clinical Geneticist
  • Eligible for or current medical license in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Work, Live, and Grow: As an employee of Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization you will receive:
  • A career path enriched by clinical, education, and academic opportunities with collegial division members.
  • An academic appointment at The Tufts University School of Medicine, commensurate with credentials and experience.
  • Competitive compensation with a comprehensive benefits package to include a generous employer contribution.

Location: Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston

Why Tufts Medicine: Tufts Medicine is elevating the careers of its physicians every day. Through our academic-based models, you'll not only be evolving healthcare for your patients, but will consistently be provided the space to grow and learn. Tufts Medicine believes in promoting an inclusive culture, utilizing all the many strengths through the different backgrounds of our team members. Cultivate a career experience like no other, while being part of a network of individuals who truly care about collaboration, education, and innovation. Join the Tufts Medicine network and see how together, we can transform medicine and healthcare for Massachusetts.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Social Responsibility: We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creative an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome all candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, and personality.

Company

Tufts Medicine is a leading integrated health system bringing together the best of academic and community health care to deliver exceptional, connected and accessible care experiences to consumers across Massachusetts.

Comprised of Tufts Medical Center, Lowell General Hospital, MelroseWakefield Healthcare, an expansive home care network and a large clinically integrated physician network, Tufts Medicine has more than 15,000 dedicated employees and caregivers.

The health system came together in 2014 to leverage the experience of its member organizations and integrate their missions to together transform the ways that consumers engage with and experience their care.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Social Responsibility: We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creative an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our patients. We warmly welcome all candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, and personality.

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Location
800 District Ave
Burlington
MA
01803
United States

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