University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Type: Full Time
Academic Medical Group
A generous benefits package is available including health, dental and vision insurance; government pension, in addition additional retirement programs; accident, life, long-term care, disability and other insurance; malpractice coverage, identify theft protection, CME and more.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 272289
We have an exciting opportunity for a medical oncologist with an interest in breast cancer research to join our growing team at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center (UWCCC). The research focus includes health services or clinical trial research and priority areas are genomics, precision medicine and cancer therapeutics. The primary clinical practice will include inpatient, consult and ambulatory care, as well as teaching responsibilities with medical students, residents and fellows. The University of Wisconsin Department of Medicine is a place where people strive for equity and justice, act with compassion, and work hard to intentionally create an inclusive and safe environment where everyone can thrive. Experienced and entry-level candidates are encouraged to apply.
In addition to direct patient care, the successful candidate will lead disease-specific research staff and have access to substantial programmatic research funds. Clinical research is conducted by 18 multi-disciplinary Disease Oriented Teams and over 170 UWCCC investigators regularly enroll patients in therapeutic interventional trials at our two UWCCC clinical sites. The candidate will also have access to many shared resources and opportunities to collaborate with basic, translational and clinic researchers at the NCI-designated UWCCC, the VA Hospital and throughout the UW-Madison campus.
SMPH is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.
MD, DO or equivalent
Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine
Must have completed an accredited fellowship training program in Medical Oncology or Hematology/Medical Oncology
About University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a world-class institution that encourages, values and supports interdisciplinary basic, clinical and population health research, and attracts scholars and students from around the world. We are a place where people strive for equity and justice, act with compassion and work hard to intentionally create an inclusive and safe environment where everyone can thrive. Fueled by an ethos of excellence, a passion for health equity and an unwavering commitment to the Wisconsin Idea, together we propel today’s trailblazers forward to create a healthier future for all. Madison is the state's capitol city with a population of over 269,000, and offers an ideal combination of natural beauty, stimulating cultural events, outstanding schools and outdoor recreation.
If you want to change the world, this is the best place to learn, teach, discover and work. Together we elevate everyone through individualized training, meaningful mentorship, and opportunities to innovate with the best minds at our university and across the nation.
Many faculty members serve as research mentors and provide classroom and clinical instruction for undergraduate, graduate sc...hool and medical school students. From labs, to clinics and hospitals, the Department of Medicine prioritizes innovation and equity in pursuit of discoveries that will impact communities in Wisconsin and beyond.
•283 studies currently underway
•685 published papers in 2022
•$93.3 million in extramural grant awards in FY22
•27th in the nation for NIH funding awards to departments of internal medicine in 2022
Together, with our partners, we provide patient-centered care that raises the standard of care in our communities and provides health and equity for all. University of Wisconsin Hospitals ranked #1 in Wisconsin for 11 years in a row. 2 subspecialties of the Department of Medicine are nationally ranked in 2022: Geriatrics and Gastroenterology and GI surgery.