FULL TIME HEMATOLOGIST
HELEN F GRAHAM CANCER CENTER & RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT CHRISTIANACARE
The Helen F Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute (HFGCCRI) is seeking to employ a full-time BC/BE fellowship trained Hematologist focusing on liquid cancers .
The successful candidate will possess strong leadership skills, experience in the multidisciplinary care of cancer patients and an interest in clinical research. You will join a busy, employed, well established practice with 13 physicians (5 Hematologists, 8 Pathologists) and 20+ support staff focused on continued expansion. The candidate will need to be familiar with and comfortable with blood/liquid cancers, benign hematology, leukemia, and bone marrow transplant.
About the Graham Cancer Center
The HFGCCRI, a National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program, is part of ChristianaCare one of the country's largest health care systems, with 52,339 admissions, 37,634 surgeries, and 195,998 emergency department visits in 2019. With more than 248,000 patient visits in 2019, the Graham Cancer Center is recognized as a national model for multidisciplinary cancer care and a top enroller in U.S. clinical research trials (29% accrual rate).
Annually there are 3,250 newly diagnosed cancer patients. Its Cawley Center for Translational Cancer Research, Tissue Procurement Center, Gene Editing Institute, Statewide High-Risk Family Cancer Registry with 8 full time genetic counselors, and collaborations with world-renowned scientists at The Wistar Institute in Philadelphia are all opening new avenues to more quickly translate cancer science into cancer medicine! The 240,000 sq. foot outpatient cancer center has 12 multidisciplinary disease site centers allowing patients to see three disciplines of surgical, medical and radiation oncology, including subspecialists and support service teams in one visit.
ChristianaCare is one of the country's most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, two hospitals (1,300 beds), a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women's health. We rank 21st in the nation for hospital admissions and 6th for admission of stroke patients.
ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 280 residents and fellows. We are continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With our unique, data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care.
Working for ChristianaCare offers the best of urban and suburban living with multiple housing options, excellent restaurants and entertainment venues, quality public and private schools and a short driving distance to popular Delaware and New Jersey beaches. The location provides easy access to Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York City - all within a short drive or train ride from Newark, DE.