City of Hope - Division Chief - Breast Medical Oncology and Director of Women's Cancers Program
City of Hope
Location: Duarte, California
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 10018922
DIVISION CHIEF OF BREAST MEDICAL ONCOLOGY AND DIRECTOR OF WOMEN’S CANCERS PROGRAM
City of Hope has launched a national search for a Division Chief of Breast Medical Oncology and Director of the Women’s Cancers Program (Leader). This Leader will be a highly regarded physician and funded investigator with a collaborative, team-based leadership style, and the ability to leverage and grow our existing nationally recognized breast medical oncology and Women’s Cancers Program. He/she must also be operationally savvy, with the business acumen and cultural sensitivity to lead within a complex, matrixed environment having direct reporting to the Chair of Medical Oncology, but also collaborating across the disciplines of breast surgery, radiation oncology, pathology and gynecological oncology/surgery. The Leader must possess a breadth of skills, including demonstrated ability to drive research productivity; deep knowledge of clinical practice; a strong commitment to training and career development faculty and trainees; and demonstrated leadership and administrative ability in the clinical enterprise.
There are specific priorities that City of Hope seeks from the Leader to deliver with an overall objective of elevating the Women’s Cancers Program nationally. The following are of particular importance:
Provide broad vision and leadership to Women’s Cancers in research and clinical care delivery throughout the enterprise that will further advance our reputation and delivery of care on the national stage
Expand and scale clinical trials and translational research to patients throughout City of Hope enterprise
Drive and standardize care pathways achieving superior quality delivering excellence in patient outcomes, patient experience and utilization metrics.
Integrate throughout the enterprise and expand our signature breast program by recruiting high caliber physicians and physician scientists creating market differentiation and excellence.
Applicants who identify with a historically underrepresented group, including but not limited to Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, Indigenous/Native American, Persons of Color, or Women, are encouraged to apply.
CITY OF HOPE’S COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION
We believe diversity is key in serving our mission to provide compassionate patient care, drive innovative discovery, and advance vital education focused on eliminating cancer and diabetes in all our communities. Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion ensures we bring the full range of skills, perspectives, cultural backgrounds, and experiences to our work -- and that our teams align with the people we serve in order to build trust and understanding. We are dedicated to fostering a community that embraces diversity – in ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives; this is reflected in our work and represented in our people. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
National reputation as a physician and clinical or translational researcher in breast cancer as evidenced by strong, funded research history and publications in H-Index journals
Preferably previous leadership experience in an academic setting, NCI and/or national academy/society
Possess scholarly accomplishments to qualify at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor with a minimum of 8+ years post-fellowship
Outstanding clinician with an impeccable reputation and successful track record of high-quality clinical outcomes
Experience in the development and conduct of clinical trials and proven ability to lead multi-disciplinary research teams
Deep understanding of quality and performance improvement, compliance with regulatory and accreditation guidelines, and utilization management, with the ability to design and implement improvement programs and experience serving on health system or academic medical center medical staff or departmental committees
Progressive administrative/management experience, preferably in an academic medical center setting
Demonstrated ability leading highly trained physicians and multidisciplinary teams
Demonstrated ability to set and meet strategic goals
High levels of integrity and honesty
Strong written and oral communication skills
Collaborative, adaptable, flexible to change and ability to lead teams through change
Exceptional interpersonal skills including relationship-building, communication, listening, and negotiation diplomacy
Salary Range: $300K - $650K. The range listed is exclusively for base compensation for full-time employment and does not include incentive compensation or benefits. Actual compensation will be adjusted for experience, training, hospital/community need and other factors.
EDUCATION, LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATIONS
M.D. OR D.O. from an accredited educational institution and boarded in respective specialty
Preferably, fellowship training and boarded breast oncology specialty
Possession of, or eligibility for, unrestricted medical license in the State of California
Who We Are:
City of Hope is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people with cancer, diabetes, and other serious illnesses. Our mission is to transform the future of health care by turning science into a practical benefit, and hope into reality. We accomplish this by providing outstanding care, conducting innovative research and offering vital education programs focused on eliminating these diseases.
Founded in 1913, City of Hope is one of only 51 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute. City of Hope has been ranked among the nation’s “Best Hospitals” in cancer by U.S. News and World Report for 14 consecutive years. City of Hope (COH) is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases located in Duarte, California. Over the last 100 years, City of Hope has built a legacy in Duarte of being a world leader in cancer research, treatment, and prevention. Recently, the organization extended its reach beyond Duarte to include 37 community sites in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, steadily moving it to number one in Southern California for i...npatient market share and pushing its capacity limits. In 2018, City of Hope began a transformational journey with ambitious goals in the areas of patient care, value-based care and precision medicine, hematology malignancies, stem cell transplants, and meaningful innovations and cures.
Our community includes research associates, scientists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, graduate students, fundraising specialists, marketing professionals, volunteers and an extensive support staff. We are united by our desire to find cures, save lives and transform the future of health. Every discovery we make and every new treatment we create gives people the chance to live longer, better and more fully.
City of Hope continues to be a pioneer of patient centered care and remains committed to its tradition of exceptional care for patients, families and communities. Each day, we live out our credo:
"There is no profit in curing the body, if, in the process, we destroy the soul."
The City of Hope Environment:
We want our employees to enjoy all aspects of their professional and personal lives. Recognizing the value in diverse perspectives, we have programs that leverage engagement by bringing our professional community together. In the City of Hope environment, new employee partnerships thrive, with no barriers to freely sharing knowledge. And, in the same way we view patient care from a broad perspective, City of Hope encourages its employees, too, to enhance their view, by increasing their knowledge continually. Here at City of Hope, you will find great opportunities to provide fulfilling service, and to enjoy workplace satisfaction.
Sunny Southern California
•Enjoy year-round professional sports including NFL, NBA, WNBA, NHL, MLB, and MLS
•Unlimited housing options ranging from suburban to elegant neighborhoods in the heart of the city
•Enjoy miles of pristine beaches in areas such as Huntington, Laguna, Newport, and Santa Monica
•Home to UCSD, UCLA, UCI, USC, Cal Tech, and many other world class universities and colleges
•Our locations enjoy endless dining venues, shopping, world-class museums, galleries, and theaters