The Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York and the Division of Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation in the Department of Pediatrics at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell seeks two candidates either at or ready for appointment as Associate Professor in the academic-clinician/clinician-educator track. Applicants must have an MD or MD/PhD or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, clinical or translational research and clinical care. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Hematology/Oncology by the American Board of Pediatrics.
Clinical duties will focus on program development, outstanding clinical care, excellence in teaching, and productivity in program development and clinical/translational research in the areas of cancer genetics/genomics, cancer-predisposition and embryonal tumors, respectively. Cohen Children’s Medical Center is a 202 bed tertiary children’s hospital. Clinical care is provided in the 18 bed oncology unit, the 13 bed Ambulatory Chemotherapy Transfusion Unit and dedicated outpatient diagnostic center. Duties also include providing outpatient and inpatient consultative services, along with participation in the clinical education of medical students, residents and fellows. Submit curriculum vitae, including bibliography and names with addresses of three references to:
Jeffrey M. Lipton, M.D., Ph.D.
c/o Michelle Vera
Professor, The Center for Autoimmune Musculoskeletal and Hematopoietic Diseases,
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Professor of Pediatrics and Molecular Medicine,
Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Director, Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation,
Applicants must have an MD or MD/PhD or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, clinical or translational research and clinical care. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Hematology/Oncology by the American Board of Pediatrics.
Internal Number: CCMCREQ1
About Cohen Children's Medical Center, Northwell Health
The Division of Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation at Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York offers innovative therapies for children, adolescents and young adults with all forms of pediatric cancer and blood disorders. We strive to utilize cutting edge laboratory and clinical science to support the most effective tailored therapies to achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Our multidisciplinary teams form sections that provide comprehensive, compassionate care to patients and their families in a unique setting designed specifically for children, adolescents and young adults. Our sections are organized into pediatric oncology diagnostic sections, pediatric hematology diagnostic sections as well as advanced and supportive care sections in addition to our experimental hematology and oncology section. Each clinical section consist of physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, genetic counselors, pharmacists, psychologists, child life specialists and social workers.
Our sections are all designed to accomplish our goals to:
• Provide personalized, high quality, family-centered care to children and adolescents with cancer and blood disor...ders within areas of comprehensive expertise.
• Utilize innovative laboratory research and treatment advances aimed at improving cure rates while minimizing side effects.
• Deliver expertise, training, and education for current and future leaders in the field of pediatric hematology/oncology through our accredited fellowship program.
Bone Marrow Failure
Hemoglobinopathies (Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemia)
Hemostasis and Thrombosis
Transfusion Therapy and Iron Overload
Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors
Rare Tumor and Sarcomas (PORTS)
Vascular Anomalies (text is embargoed pending administrative approval)
Cellular Therapy (Stem Cell Transplantation)
Genetics and Genomics
Pain and Palliative Care
Experimental Hematology and Oncology
Central Nervous System Tumors
Diamond Blackfan Anemia Registry
Les Nelkin Memorial Pediatric Oncology Laboratory