The Division of Hematology/Oncology at Phoenix Children’s Hospital seeks a full time, board certified / board eligible pediatric hematologist/oncologist with an interest in solid tumor to join the existing division of 19 faculty, 7 fellows and 11 advanced practice providers. We are seeking a qualified candidate with experience and interest in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with solid tumor malignancies. Experience in research and programmatic development would be of interest as we seek to develop our programs within solid tumor. Responsibilities include clinical care, teaching, and participation in clinical research. The candidate will be an integral and interactive member of the Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT in the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders and participate in inpatient and outpatient management of solid tumor patients.
Our Center is the major referral center for children with cancer in the Southwestern region. The Center managed more than 380 new diagnoses of pediatric cancers in 2020. The pediatric solid tumor section works closely with orthopedic surgeons, pathologist, radiologists and other clinicians at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. We have close collaborations with translational research laboratories at the University of Arizona, Arizona State University and Mayo Clinic, as well as our integrated team of hematology/oncology providers. We host a weekly multidisciplinary pediatric solid tumor board and are establishing a Precision Oncology Program for pediatric oncology patients. The ideal candidate can participate in the design and initiation of this and other multidisciplinary programs.
The successful candidate must have completed fellowship training in oncology and be board certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology. Applicants should have the ability to work with teams on patient focused, division-centric, and hospital wide initiatives.
Phoenix Children’s Hospital is a 433 bed facility that provides comprehensive tertiary and quaternary care, and serves patients from the Southwest, the US and all over the world. With 18 clinic rooms, a 21 bay Ambulatory Infusion Center, and a 46 bed inpatient unit, our oncology services include comprehensive, family centered care focusing on the clinical and psychosocial needs of the child.
To apply, interested applications must submit a CV, with cover letter to our leadership. Letters of reference may be requested. Please direct questions and applications to the following:
Phoenix Children’s is one of the Nation’s largest pediatric health systems. It comprises Phoenix Children’s Hospital–Main Campus, Phoenix Children’s Hospital–East Valley at Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, four pediatric specialty and urgent care centers, 11 community pediatric practices, 20 outpatient clinics, two ambulatory surgery centers and six community-service-related outpatient clinics throughout the state of Arizona. The system has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families for more than 35 years. Phoenix Children’s Care Network includes more than 850 pediatric primary care providers and specialists who deliver care across more than 75 subspecialties. Phoenix Children's provides world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country, we provide care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. Every day our clinical, professional and support staff work collaboratively to deliver on our mission to provide hope, healing and the best health care for children and their fam...ilies. They embrace the challenges of providing compassionate, high-quality, family-centered care to the most complex patients in the region.