Co-Director for Cancer Genetics & Prevention Program- Yale Cancer Center
Yale Cancer Center/Smilow Cancer Hospital
Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
College / University
Health Care System
Internal Number: 202108-573
Yale Cancer Center
Co-Director for Cancer Genetics & Prevention Program
Breast Medical/Surgical Oncologist specializing in Cancer Genetics
Yale Cancer Center (YCC), along with Medical Oncology and the Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program at Yale, seeks a talented and highly motivated Medical or Surgical Oncologist specializing in Cancer Genetics to enhance the center's clinical, research, and translational activities. The individual may be a clinical, translational or basic investigator whose clinical activities focus on high risk/genetics breast cancer, with outstanding accomplishments in this area. Individuals with the appropriate skill set and background will be considered for the role of Co-Director for the Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program (CGPP). In this role, this individual will co-lead the high-risk breast clinic, being responsible for designing and implementing future Program goals. The incumbent should have a demonstrated academic record consistent with the level of Associate Professor or Professor at Yale School of Medicine. Assistant Professors with a strong research/established clinical record will be considered. A research focus and publication record in high risk/cancer genetics is required. Yale values diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. All application materials, including CV and a letter describing qualifications, should be submitted electronically to: https://apply.interfolio.com/92160
Yale University School of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
A National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated comprehensive cancer center for over 45 years, the Yale Cancer Center plays a vital role in the advancement of the NCI’s goal of reducing morbidity and mortality from cancer through scientific research, cancer prevention, and innovative cancer treatment.
The physicians, nurses, scientists, and staff at Yale Cancer Center are leaders in cancer research and care. Cancer treatment for patients is available at Smilow Cancer Hospital through multidisciplinary teams who work together to make sure that every aspect of a patient’s treatment plan is well managed. Smilow Cancer Hospital is accredited by the Commission on Cancer, a Quality program of the American College of Surgeons.
Yale Cancer Center excellence results from a collaboration between nationally and internationally renowned scientists and physicians at Yale School of Medicine and Smilow Cancer Hospital. This partnership enables the Center to provide the best approaches for prevention, detection, diagnosis, and treatment for cancer.