Neuro Oncology

Merritt Hawkins
New Orleans, Louisiana
Closing date
Aug 28, 2024

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Full Time
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Job Description & Requirements
Neuro Oncology - in Louisiana
StartDate: ASAP

The LSU Health New Orleans/LCMC Health Cancer Center in historic, highly desirable New Orleans seeks a Neuro-Oncologist. The incoming Neuro-Oncologist will work with multidisciplinary teams using cutting-edge cancer therapies, technologies, and patient-centric research. As part of the LSU/LCMC network, the successful candidate will work in state-of-the-art facilities and engage in a robust clinical trials program. This is an opportunity to help develop a new NCI-designated Cancer Care Center and leave a lasting legacy. An endowed chair will also support this role. Candidates should have completed a neurology residency program and a neuro-oncology fellowship.


LSU Health New Orleans (LSU-NO) is Louisiana's flagship and most comprehensive academic health sciences center. Known for the quality of its academic and training programs, LSU-NO educates the vast majority of Louisiana's healthcare professionals. LCMC Health is a New Orleans-based, non-profit health system on a mission to provide the best possible care for every person and parish in Louisiana and beyond and to put a little more heart and soul into healthcare along the way. Founded by Louisiana's first freestanding children's hospital, LCMC Health has grown into a healthcare system built to serve communities and families' unique needs across New Orleans, the Gulf Coast, and beyond.

Opportunity Highlights

Become part of a mission-driven academic health sciences center dedicated to serving diverse communities and families across New Orleans and beyond

Establish your legacy by contributing to the development of a new NCI-designated Cancer Care Center

Reside in the world-renowned city of New Orleans, soaking in its rich culture

Collaborate with multidisciplinary medical teams employing cutting-edge cancer therapies, advanced technologies, and patient-centric research

Ensure the best patient outcomes by providing top-tier treatments in state-of-the-art facilities

Engage in a vibrant clinical trials program offering patients innovative options

Deliver compassionate clinical care while pursuing research and academic interests if desired

Community Information

New Orleans, Louisiana, has a wealth of unique heritage and proud traditions. It is best known for its music, vibrant nightlife, numerous festivals, eclectic food, and intricate architecture.

New Orleans is one of the fastest-growing technology hubs in the country

It is home to the Bio Innovation District, founded to foster a hub of bioscience research and entrepreneurship centered on the City's downtown university campuses and medical facilities

New Orleans consists of colleges and universities that offer entrepreneurship curricula, start-up support, and growing access to capital

The city's economic growth engine is led by the Port of New Orleans and top-notch transportation, including access to six Class-1 railroads and one of America's newest international airports

New Orleans continues to invest in economic development, sustainable energy, and infrastructure upgrades

Surrounded by natural beauty, including parks and recreation, New Orleans has continuously appeared on top destination lists across multiple national media outlets

Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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