Seattle, Washington - Nationally ranked Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) is searching for an exceptional leader in Breast Surgical or Medical Oncology, to serve as the medical director of both the True Family Women's Cancer Center, and SCI's multi-disciplinary Breast Program in Seattle, Washington. This is a full-time position, divided between 0.5 FTE clinical and 0.5 FTE administrative. It is an ideal role for a thoughtful and collaborative clinician and leader who can implement and expand an ambitious vision of multidisciplinary breast and women's cancer care, building on the legacy of robust comprehensive, compassionate care of cancer patients, and their families, and cutting edge clinical and translational research at SCI. The ideal candidate will have breast surgical or medical oncology fellowship training; experience and interest in teaching medical students, residents and fellows; and a sterling record of clinical practice, program development, and administrative leadership, with a strong background in clinical and/or translational research. We anticipate the new director will be involved in capitalizing on, and expanding, current collaborative partnerships with breast surgery specialties, breast imaging, medical oncology and radiation oncology, as well as continuing to develop relationships within and beyond SCI for future research projects and continued clinical growth.
Seattle is the Pacific Northwests largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.
The Swedish Cancer Institute is the premier cancer care and clinical research center in the region. The Institute, founded in 1932, now includes more than 150 Swedish affiliated oncologists and oncology surgeons throughout the region. With clinical trials and an environment open to new drug treatments, technology and clinical applications, the institute is a hub of innovation.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.