University of Minnesota Physicians Faculty Physician (Breast Oncology) in Minneapolis, Minnesota
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. University of Minnesota Physicians, the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation (HOT) and the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota are seeking an academic physician with training and experience breast oncology. The ideal candidate will have translational research experience and clinical expertise in breast oncology, as well as independently obtained research funding. The Division is seeking an individual with a strong interest in clinical research in breast cancer who can thrive the team-based environment of the UMN Medical School. This individual will assume a key leadership role in the development, implementation, and supervision of innovative research projects and clinical trials in the treatment of cancer. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead and collaborate with research team members involved in support of critical research goals. This individual will also participate in the inpatient and outpatient clinical care of hematology/oncology patients as well as teaching of medical students and post-graduate trainees. Faculty in the HOT Division have the opportunity to work in partnership with The Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota which is a Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute. Since 1991, researchers, educators, and care providers have worked collaboratively to discover the causes, prevention, detection and treatment of cancer and cancer-related disease. The Masonic Cancer Center offers faculty a collaborative research environment focused on the causes, prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer; applying that knowledge to improve quality of life for patients and survivors; and sharing its discoveries with other scientists, students, professionals, and the community. Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited ACGME Internal Medicine residency and/or Medical Oncology fellowship training program. Board eligible/certified with the Medical Oncology Board of American Board of Internal Medicine Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure. Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States. Demonstrated enthusiasm for medical education and strong teaching skills Demonstrated excellence in patient care Excellent written and verbal communication skills Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff. Understands and places importance on patient care/service. Detail oriented and self-motivated Education focused and a creative problem-solver M Health and Clinical Partnerships: University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system. Community Information: University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St.