Medical Oncologist - Head and Neck Focus 

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Varied
Hours: Day/varied
Recruiter: Please contact Erica Moyer at [email protected] for additional information.

The Division of Hematology/Oncology and Penn State Cancer Institute, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, seeks to recruit a Medical Oncologist, with focus on solid tumor malignancies including GI oncology. Primary responsibilities include patient care, clinical research, and medical student, resident and fellow education at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor level on either the tenure or non-tenure track. The Penn State Cancer Institute is a CoC-accredited and ACR accredited cancer program. It is the only comprehensive cancer center in central PA and provides a robust infrastructure for clinical trials and translational research facilities and has recently inquired a MRIdian Linac that will take our cancer treatment to a new level of precision and accuracy.

Hershey, PA offers a great place to live, work, play, learn and grow a family. Known as the home of the Hershey chocolate bar, Hershey's community is rich in history and diverse in culture. Located next to Pennsylvania’s capital, Harrisburg near the banks of the Susquehanna River. Central Pennsylvania fosters a delightful quality of life, with ready access to major metropolitan areas like D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, and NYC, while placing you in a picturesque and historic environment, with superb schools and ample recreational opportunities. The area boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a quiet suburban setting or thriving city atmosphere rich in theater, arts, and culture. We're proud of our community involvement and encourage you to learn more about our organization. Link provided below:

Appropriate candidates must possess a MD, DO, or foreign equivalent and be board certified/eligible in Hematology/Oncology and completed Fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology at an accredited institution. Candidates must have or be able to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The level of faculty appointment and salary will be commensurate with experience and training.

To apply, please send a CV and letter of interest to:

Erica Moyer, Physician Recruiter
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
E-mail: [email protected]

About Penn State’s Cancer Institute:

On the campus of Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Cancer Institute is committed to fighting cancer on every front: through education and prevention, early detection and diagnosis, effective treatment, and survivorship programs. Our Care Center which offers behavioral health, financial counseling and navigation services for whole patient treatment. The Cancer Institute has three research programs focused on the themes of Cancer Control, Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis and is a very visible part of a nationally ranked Penn State Cancer Institute that greatly benefits from local philanthropy through THON and Four Diamonds.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained