Clinical Research Faculty - Clinical Cancer Genomics - City of Hope
City of Hope
Location: Duarte, California
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Board Certification
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
Great science combined with compassionate care is the future of modern medicine, and City of Hope in Southern California is leading the way. The Division of Clinical Cancer Genomics (CCG), Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research at City of Hope, is looking for a Clinician in human cancer genetics and genomics. Candidates should have an MD and specialty training (BCBE) in medical oncology and/or medical genetics and genomics and be eligible for medical licensure in the State of California. The successful candidate will provide genomic cancer risk assessment services, join a highly collaborative and dynamic interdisciplinary team, and join or lead ongoing efforts in one or more of the following areas:
Hereditary cancer syndromes: genomic cancer risk assessment •Precision medicine •Chemoprevention and targeted therapy clinical trials •Oncogenomics •Genomic epidemiology •DNA repair and carcinogenesis •Clinical and behavioral outcomes • Minority health and health disparities •Genomic care delivery •Pharmacogenetics •Precision prevention
This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join a premier cancer genomics program, serving an NCI designated comprehensive cancer center in highly desirable Southern California. Faculty members have the opportunity to take advantage of remarkable research, clinical and teaching resources including a COH enterprise-wide program in Precision Medicine, an international clinical cancer genomics community research network and registry, and a long-standing R25E funded Cancer Genomics Education Program.
City of Hope is an independent biomedical research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Founded in 1913, City of Hope is a leader in bone marrow transplantation and immunotherapy such as CAR T cell therapy. City of Hope’s translational research and personalized treatment protocols advance care throughout the world. Human synthetic insulin and numerous breakthrough cancer drugs are based on technology developed at the institution. A National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, City of Hope has been ranked among the nation’s “Best Hospitals” in cancer by U.S. News & World Report for 14 consecutive years. Its main campus is located near Los Angeles, with additional locations throughout Southern California.
Our team delivers scientific miracles that make lives whole again. Combining science with soul, we care for the whole person, not just the body. City of Hope is transforming the future of health.
Sunny Southern California
Enjoy year-round professional sports including NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, and MLS
Unlimited housing options ranging from s...uburban to elegant neighborhoods in the heart of the city
Enjoy miles of pristine beaches in areas such as Huntington, Laguna, Newport, Redondo and Santa Monica
Home to UCI, UCLA, USC, Cal Tech, and many other world class universities and colleges
Our locations enjoy endless dining venues, shopping, world-class museums, galleries, concerts, and theaters
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.