Division director of pediatric hematology/oncology

 
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DIVISION DIRECTOR OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY

Requisition # 74286

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University of Iowa Stead Family Department of Pediatrics seeks a Director for the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.  The Department will seek appointment to the Mary Joy and Jerre Stead Professorship in Pediatric Hematology Oncology.   Appointment rank may be at either the tenure track or clinical (non-tenure) track at the Associate Professor or Professor level consistent with clinical experience and research interest.   The Director will lead the division’s clinical and educational services as well as provide leadership to our growing Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Unit. The Director will benefit from institutional resources and will have the opportunity to expand both the clinical and interdisciplinary research program.

The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and ranked 39th overall by the 2020 U.S. News & World Report and 16th among public medical schools for NIH funding in FY20.  Stead Family Department of Pediatrics ranked 25th in NIH funding among all public pediatric departments nationwide in FY20. The ACGME-accredited pediatric residency program at the Children’s Hospital trains 47 pediatric residents.

The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics comprises the medical and research staff of University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, one of the nation’s top-ranked pediatric care and research institutions. It is the only university-affiliated hospital in Iowa devoted solely to the care of infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and is Iowa’s only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Pediatric Trauma Center. In 2019-2020 University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital ranked in six pediatric specialties in the Best Children’s Hospitals U.S. News and World Report, including neonatology, orthopedics, diabetes and endocrinology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, and is the only hospital in Iowa to be nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report for children’s care.

For more information contact:

Alexander G. Bassuk, MD, PhD.

Professor and Chair, University of Iowa Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Joel and Jay Stead Chair for Leadership in Children’s Medicine

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Physician-in-Chief, University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital

alexander-bassukuiowa.edu

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Board certified in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology or equivalent

Tenure track candidates must have evidence of scholarly investigation

Demonstrated commitment to promoting a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment

Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Iowa

5 or more years of experience in an academic health system

Strength in teaching and scholarly pursuits

Ability to develop and implement clinical programs

Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Demonstrated history of current externally funded scholarly activity including NIH funding

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Contact Information

Jeanie Cromer - jeanie-cromeruiowa.edu Cmed-Pediatrics General Hospital 220 Hawkins Drive SW164-10 GH Iowa City, IA 52242 Phone: 319-384-7204

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