Outstanding Radiation Oncology Position at Carle Cancer Center with an Academic Appointment at Carle Illinois College of Medicine in Urbana, Illinois
Because of the program growth, Carle Foundation Hospital is excited to add another Radiation Oncologist to Carle Cancer Center in Urbana, Illinois. Radiation Oncologist would practice both external beam radiation therapy and brachytherapy. Training and interest in High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy for gynecological and breast cancers are preferred.
Candidates with experience and new graduates are welcome to apply. Mentorship for new graduates will be provided. Radiation Oncologist would work with 3 other Radiation Oncologists in the practice. The practice has 3 external beam radiation units (Varian True Beam® with micro-MLCs, Varian Trilogy® and TomoTherapy®) and Nucletron HDR Brachytherapy Unit (Flexitron®). Large bore Phillips Brilliance CT simulator and PET/CT simulation are available on site. The practice offers a variety of external beam treatment options: 3D, IMRT with Rapid Arc®, SRS, SRT and SBRT. The practice has very active lung SBRT and gynecological HDR brachytherapy programs. EPIC electronic medical record, ARIA radiation oncology record and Eclipse treatment planning software are utilized. Staff includes 2 ABR certified physicists, 3 medical dosimetrists, and 8 radiation therapists.
Radiation Oncologist would enjoy a very generous compensation package in a stable, vertically integrated Carle Health System, while practicing in a multi-disciplinary setting with weekly Quality Assurance Radiation Oncology Conference (Chart Round), disease site specific Tumor Boards, and a strong support from Medical Oncology and all Surgical Services. Carle Health system is one of the very few health systems in the nation to offer its own health insurance product – Health Alliance Medical Plans (HAMP). In 2018, Carle and the Univ. of Illinois opened their doors to first medical student class at the new Carle Illinois College of Medicine. Academic appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Carle Cancer Center has a strong clinical cancer research with a National Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and currently > 100 open clinical trials for cancer patients in the East Central Illinois. For candidates with a strong academic background, a research component will be considered. Carle Cancer Center is a home of Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute with an existing opportunity to support investigator initiated studies. In addition, Carle Cancer Center has a close collaboration with the Univ. of Illinois Basic Science Cancer Center in Urbana, Illinois.
Champaign-Urbana is a home of the Univ. of Illinois with more than 40,000 students. This is a very cosmopolitan place with a variety of restaurants offering international cuisine and a proximity of two large metropolitan areas, Chicago and Indianapolis (only 2-hour drive).
Interested candidates should contact Lindsay Bigler, Senior Physician Recruiter for Carle Health System via email email@example.com, phone 217.383.4316 or fax: 217.326.1214. Interested candidates may also directly contact Sinisa Stanic, MD, Radiation Oncologist, Medical Director, Carle Cancer Center via email firstname.lastname@example.org and learn more about this exciting opportunity.
Interviews at ASTRO Annual Metering in San Antonio, TX will be conducted.
Carle Foundation Hospital is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive excellence through diversity.
This position does not qualify for a J-1 Visa waiver
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About Carle Physician Group
Carle is the leading healthcare system in east central Illinois serving a patient base of more than 1.5 million.The 393-bed regional hospital is home to a Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center, Level III Perinatal Services and the area's only Level I Trauma Center. Carle Physician Group, the outpatient practice serving nearly 170,000 unique patients annually, is comprised of more than 400 physicians dedicated to providing patient-focused care in 80 specialties located in 14 communities across central Illinois. Carle Heart and Vascular Institute, Carle Neuroscience Institute (including Spine Institute), Digestive Health Institute, Carle Cancer Center and Mills Breast Cancer Institute, bring additional advanced diagnostic and treatment options.Carle Foundation Hospital has achieved Magnet® designation, the nation's highest honor for nursing care and was the recipient of Healthgrades 'America's 100 Best' Award™ in 2015.Join our team of experts in a family-friendly Big Ten university city centrally located to Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis.