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Cancer Institute - Physician, Medical Director Clinical Cancer Genetics

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA - Allegheny General Hospital
  • Physician
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 

The  Allegheny Health Network (AHN)  is recruiting a full-time Medical Director for our clinical cancer genetics program located in  Pittsburgh, PA .

Cancer Institute Highlights

  • New state-of-the-art Academic Cancer Institute facility
  • Pioneering scientific, translational and clinical research with a new Genomics facility
  • Network of genetic counselors
  • Outstanding infrastructure exists to support the leader, including clinical grade somatic next generation sequencing (NGS) performed at AHN, an immune monitoring and research lab as well as a proteomics core lab.
  • Implementation of a system wide biomarker discovery program aimed at helping in the design and implementation of personalized cancer therapies.
  • Large network of 23 locations in Western Pennsylvania, accounting for >8000 new cancer patients per year

Job Duties

  • Oversee genetic counselors
  • Develop programs for hereditary cancer risk assessment, genetic testing and cancer screening and prevention
  • Oversee research programs in cancer genetics

Job Qualifications

  • Experience in medical genetics
  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in Medical Oncology
  • Pennsylvania License upon hire
  • PhD/MD Graduate of accredited medical school with degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)
  • Completion of accredited residency and fellowship if required by specialty
  • Current PA MD licensure in good standing; current unrestricted DEA certificate

AHN Proudly Offers

  • Competitive Compensation Package 
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Generous PTO Plan
  • Additional benefits include, but not limited to: EAP, Employee Discounts, and Gym Discounts

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