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Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL is expanding their complement of breast medicine physicians. We are conducting a search for a full-time medicine physician who is interested in building a clinical and research career in Breast medicine. The ideal candidate would have current knowledge or training in breast medicine or be willing to be trained in the specialty.
At the Mayo Clinic, Breast medicine providers care for patients who are at high risk of breast cancer and create personalized breast cancer prevention strategies that include advanced breast imaging recommendations, lifestyle intervention and modification strategies, and prevention medication options. Further, they partner with our dedicated nurse navigator to provide education and coordination of care of newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and those patients with abnormal breast findings or concerns. Finally, the breast medicine physicians care for breast cancer survivors alongside advanced practice providers through our integrated breast cancer survivorship program.
The Robert and Monica Jacoby Center for Breast Health at the Mayo Clinic Florida is an integrated multidisciplinary practice that includes: radiology, breast medicine, breast surgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, plastic surgery, integrative medicine (nutrition, acupuncture), and physical medicine and rehabilitation. The Center has an active Clinical Trials portfolio composed of national cooperative group, investigator initiated, and industry sponsored trials. The Center has robust research support staff, data analysts, and coordinators.
The Mayo Clinic is among the leading cancer care providers in the United States and is an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center. Mayo Clinic physicians diagnose and treat more than 1,300 new patients with breast cancer each year. The Mayo medical oncology group in Florida is known for its extensive involvement in the preclinical and clinical development of new breast cancer therapies as well as an extensive program involved in the identification and translation of novel host and tumor biomarkers. These research programs are funded in part through NCI grants including a breast Specialized Program in Research Excellence (SPORE) grant. Breast cancer clinical trials are conducted in collaboration with the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, the Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium (TBCRC), the Mayo phase II contract, and the NCI Experimental Therapeutics-Clinical Trials Network (ET-CTN).
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The ideal candidate for this position is a board-certified/board-eligible physician trained in internal medicine or family medicine who has an interest in caring for breast patients (those at risk for cancer, with cancer, and after cancer treatment). The position includes participation in education efforts for the ACGME-accredited internal medicine residents and hematology/oncology fellows
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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