Surgical Oncology Job In Gilbert, Arizona
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DIVISION CHIEF OF SURGERY:
BANNER MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTER, PHOENIX, AZ
The Division of Surgery at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center is actively recruiting for a Chief of Surgery to lead our team on the Banner Gateway Medical Center campus and at additional facilities in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Banner MD Anderson seeks in its next Chief of Surgery an exceptional clinician with proven skills and values to lead a highly successful clinical enterprise. Candidates should have excellent subspecialty clinical training and experience in advanced surgical oncology, in addition to a strong interest in clinical research. Qualified candidates are required to be board certified with demonstrated leadership experience. Candidates from all surgical specialties will be considered for the position.
The Division of Surgery currently includes 17 clinicians (22 with current recruitment) who provide outstanding surgical care for patients with all types of malignancies. Designed with experts from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, the center has an evidence-based design and, state-of-the-art technologies including advanced surgical tools, the Da Vinci robotics system and advanced treatment capabilities. The candidate will be expected to lead a highly integrated team of surgeons and interface closely with the multidisciplinary cancer program. The Chief’s role is to lead the effort to achieve the Division’s strategic, clinical, academic, operational and financial goals. An active clinical research program has also been established, and the Chief will be expected to promote growth in research activities. This is an exciting and exceptional opportunity for a highly motivated surgical oncologist to direct a surgery division in a cutting edge, multidisciplinary cancer center.
Banner Health, a Top 10 Health System for clinical performance according to Thomson Reuters, has teamed up with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, one of the world’s most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention to open the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center. As a partner member of MD Anderson Cancer Network, Banner MD Anderson is a fully integrated, clinical extension of MD Anderson and brings an unprecedented level of cancer care to the greater Phoenix area. MD Anderson’s mission to “eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research, education and prevention” complements Banner Health’s mission “to make a difference in people’s lives through excellent patient care.” MD Anderson is one of only 41 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute. For the past 25 years, MD Anderson has ranked as one of the nation’s top two cancer centers in U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Hospitals” survey.
We offer a generous salary and benefits. Please submit your letter of interest and CV for immediate consideration
EOE. Not a J1 opportunity.
Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 in Arizona), six long term care centers and an array of other services, including primary care and specialty clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. In addition, Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine; research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers.
We welcome you to explore the opportunity to be a key contributor within our award-winning network of hospitals, clinics, research facilities and physician practices.
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.