Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, one of the nation’s premier academic healthcare institutions, is seeking a full-time faculty physician clinician researcher or PhD researcher to join the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Cedars-Sinai is ranked number 7 in the US for both Gynecology and Cancer and is number 1 in California for both services in 2020 by US News and World Report. The OB/GYN Department has 24 faculty members and over 140 private attendings across all Gynecological and Obstetrical specialties. The department has a highly reputed, independent residency program with 7 residents per year, as well as fellowship programs in MFM, REI, and GYN Oncology. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is one of the busiest hospitals in California with over 6400 deliveries and the highest volume of gynecologic and gynecologic oncologic surgical cases per year in the state of California. The majority of procedures involve resident care which creates a high expectation for excellence in teaching. The Division of Gynecologic Oncology has five board-certified (BC) gynecologic oncologists and one board-eligible (BE) gynecologic oncologist as well as research scientists in the women’s cancer program. The new faculty member will bring research expertise and funding in gynecologic oncology and collaborate with existing OBGYN and Cancer Center faculty. If the new faculty is also a clinician, they will work with our referring physicians to maintain the highest standards of excellence and carry out the program’s vision of advancing cancer care for women.
The Gynecologic Oncology Division has a long track record of excellence in patient care, research, and resident/fellow education and provides an excellent environment for professional mentorship. The practice is active both clinically and academically, with a very busy surgical schedule, sizeable clinical trials portfolio as well as cutting edge translational research. Outpatients are seen in the brand new Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute and faculty work with a robust multidisciplinary team. Educational conferences include tumor boards, grand rounds, morbidity and mortality conferences, journal clubs, and other didactic opportunities.
If the candidate is a physician, s/he/they must be BE/BC in Obstetrics and Gynecology and have completed a Board-approved fellowship program in Gynecologic Oncology. The candidate must be trained and experienced in gynecologic cancer surgeries including minimally invasive laparoscopic and/or robotic surgery. They must be able to prescribe and manage chemotherapy and eager to assume a major role in direct patient care as part of our highly integrated team. They must be able to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and must possess or be able to obtain a valid, non-restrictive California Medical License. If the candidate is a PhD researcher, they must have a track record of successful funding and publications in gynecologic cancer. The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to academic medicine and be an excellent educator. Faculty appointments are through the Cedars-Sinai Professorial Series and the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, a state-of-the-art, 866 bed tertiary acute care academic medical center is committed to excellence in compassionate patient care, research, education and community programs to improve the lives of our patients. Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. If you are interested in joining a flourishing academic and research environment, please send your curriculum vitae in confidence c/o Academic.Recruiting@cshs.org.
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About Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, a state-of-the-art, 866 bed tertiary acute care academic medical center is committed to excellence in compassionate patient care, research, education and community programs to improve the lives of our patients.