Physician-Radiation Oncologist - 133

West Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Aug 15, 2018
Employment Type
Full Time

Physician – Radiation Oncology (United Hospital Center)

The WVU School of Medicine - Cancer Institute Department of Radiation Oncology is seeking a radiation oncologist at the Assistant or Associate Professor Level for our United Hospital Center (UHC) location in Bridgeport, WV.

The United Hospital Center (UHC) in Bridgeport, WV and the West Virginia University (WVU) School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology are seeking a radiation oncologist to join a busy, academically oriented clinical practice serving Clarksburg, Fairmont, and adjacent communities in north central West Virginia within 40 minutes of WVU’s main campus in Morgantown. The eight story, 692,000-square-foot facility opened in 2010 and includes the Cecil B. Highland Jr. and Barbara B. Highland Cancer Center. The Radiation Oncology department is adjacent to a three-person Medical Oncology practice in a Commission on Cancer certified program.

The UHC Department of Radiation Oncology provides a range of radiation oncology services including IMRT, IGRT, 3D conformal radiotherapy, VMAT and superficial therapy. Equipment includes two Elekta Synergy linear accelerators, Toshiba CT/Simulator, Pinnacle RTP system, HDR, and MOSAIQ electronic medical record. Research personnel are on site to encourage patients to consider clinical trial participation and manage them on protocols.

Duties: The successful candidate will require competence in all areas of the practice of radiation oncology. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate can also be actively involved in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.

Successful candidates will have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited radiation oncology residency program, be board certified/board eligible in radiation oncology at the time of appointment and possess a commitment to patient service, clinical research, and teaching. Candidates will be eligible for a faculty appointment consistent with their experience at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and will be members of the WVU Department of Radiation Oncology as well as eligible to join the WVU Cancer Institute.

WVU Medicine: WVUM is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital that is under expansion, and all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

The WVU Cancer Institute is West Virginia’s premier cancer facility with a national reputation of excellence in cancer treatment, prevention and research. Located within the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University School of Medicine, it is credentialed by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.

Bridgeport, WV is a growing professional community in the heart of North Central WV. An economically strong and vibrant community, Bridgeport supports government and private enterprises such as the FBI, technology enterprises, as well as oil, gas, and aerospace industries. Bridgeport offers residents the best of small town America with top ranked public schools and access to incredible recreational opportunities. It is located 2 hours south of Pittsburgh and within easy driving distance of several mid-Atlantic and Midwest cities.

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West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran- and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

Notes To Applicants

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