Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to partner with one of the nation’s best hospitals and Cancer Centers (#16 Overall, #23 Cancer, #28 Gynecology U.S. News & World Report 2020). As the only NCI designated cancer center in one of the Nation’s largest metro areas, Mayo Clinic Arizona will provide the successful applicant with many opportunities to contribute to existing efforts, grow new programs, and pursue a personalized career path related to research and treatment of Women’s Cancers. MCA is in the middle of an ambitious expansion plan with over $700 million dollars in planned construction. Cancer is designated as a key strategic priority, so we are seeking an ambitious Academic Women’s Cancer Oncologist who wants to be a part of a top ranked and growing faculty.
We are looking for a clinical investigator to further grow our Women’s Cancer program. The clinical duties will have a primary focus in breast cancer (80-90%) with a smaller footprint in gynecologic malignancies. The successful applicant will be involved in clinical trials, translations research, and education of trainees and medical students. The applicant will have the opportunity to further evolve their career in a variety of directions depending on their personal preference
The Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mayo Clinic Arizona includes over forty medical oncologists, hematologists, and laboratory researchers offering state-of-the art care. The Division is known for its extensive involvement in the preclinical and clinical development of new cancer therapies as well as the identification and translation of cancer biomarkers. The division also supports an ACGME-accredited fellowship in Hematology/Oncology and the Mayo Medical School in Arizona. Oncologists in the division collaborate extensively with other basic, translational and clinical scientists within the Mayo Clinic Women’s Cancer Program.
The Women’s Cancer Program are active participants in the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology and the NCI Experimental Therapeutics-Clinical Trials Network (ET-CTN). The program also includes two separate NCI Specialized Program in Research Excellence (SPORE) grants including the Mayo Breast Cancer SPORE and the Mayo Ovarian SPORE. Clinical trials are conducted in collaboration with the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, the Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium (TBCRC), the NCI Experimental Therapeutics Clinical Trials Network (UM1) and Academic and Community Cancer Research United (ACCRU) clinical trial network.
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The ideal candidate for this position is a board-certified/board-eligible medical oncologist who will support the clinical practice and the clinical research programs. The position includes participation in education efforts for the ACGME-accredited hematology/oncology fellowship.
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
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