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Division Chief of Hematology and Medical Oncology

LSU LCMC Health Cancer Center

July 2, 2024
Lead the transformation of the future of cancer care where it is needed: at the heart of the cancer burden in Louisiana. The LSU LCMC Health Cancer Center seeks a Division Chief of Hematology and Medical Oncology who will also serve as the Associate Director for Translational and Clinical Oncology. This role is for an innovative leader with a successful record of clinical excellence and research to drive progress in medical oncology and hematology. Exceptional emotional intelligence, communication, interpersonal, and partnership skills are required. The new Division Chief will steer the expansion of cancer programs, enhance collaborative research efforts, and shape a thriving academic and clinical environment.  

About LSU Health New Orleans and LCMC Health

LSU Health New Orleans is Louisiana's flagship and most comprehensive academic health sciences center. Known for its academic and training programs' quality, LSU Health New Orleans educates most of Louisiana's healthcare professionals. LCMC Health is a New Orleans-based, non-profit health system on a mission to provide the best possible care for every person and parish in Louisiana and beyond and to put a little more heart and soul into healthcare along the way. Founded by Louisiana's first freestanding children's hospital, LCMC Health has grown into a healthcare system built to serve communities and families' unique needs across New Orleans, the Gulf Coast, and beyond.

LSU and LCMC Health have partnered to create the LSU LCMC Health Cancer Center with the goal of achieving NCI Designation working with partners in the Louisiana Cancer Research Center (LCRC). Our vision is to be the cancer center leading the way locally and nationally in combating cancer in rural and urban areas with high disparities and complex social determinants. Join us to make an impact on our patients and the field of hematology and oncology as we move together toward NCI Designation!

Opportunity Highlights

·       Shape the future culture of a dynamic division by harnessing the diverse talents of a dedicated team during a transformative phase

·       Lead physician and clinical operations with a focus on medical oncology, including steering program developments and innovations

·       Be a key leader in the LSU LCMC Health Cancer Center in achieving NCI Designation working with partners in the LCRC, and enhancing cancer care throughout the state

·       Direct pioneering cancer research and community initiatives while spearheading recruitment and strategic expansion

·       Manage and achieve the division's financial objectives

·       Elevate patient outcomes by championing the integration of clinical, translational, and health services research into everyday practice

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LSU Health New Orleans is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education.  LSU Health New Orleans is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/Drug-free Environment.