Staff Clinician - medical oncology, genitoruology

Staff Name: 
Ramaprasad Srinivasan, M.D., Ph.D.
Lab/Branch/Program: 
Urologic Oncology Branch
Location: 
Bethesda
Research Area Keywords: 

clinical trials, medical oncologist, genitourology 

Position Description: 

The Urologic Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking a medical oncologist to serve as an integral member of our clinical research team, contributing to the development of clinical research protocols focused on new therapeutic agents and caring for patients with genitourinary malignancies enrolled on these trials.  The Urologic Oncology Branch (UOB) is focused on the early clinical development of novel therapeutic strategies relevant to genitourinary malignancies, with a particular emphasis on kidney cancer. The UOB conducts mechanism-based clinical trials that target specific genetic, epigenetic and metabolic alterations, in individual subtypes of kidney cancer. The development and conduct of these trials involves close cooperation between medical oncologists, urologic surgeons and basic/translational scientists.

The Center for Cancer Research (CCR) is working to solve the most pressing problems in the field through basic, translational and clinical cancer research to create the cancer medicines of tomorrow and is dedicated to preparing the next generation of cancer researchers. Read more about CCR, the benefits of working at CCR and hear from our staff on their CCR experiences. 

Our scientists can’t do it alone. It takes a skilled, multi-disciplinary team of dedicated staff in research, patient care and administration to improve the lives of cancer patients and answer the most important questions in cancer biology and treatment. Be part of our mission to unlock the mysteries of cancer through research to create the medicines of tomorrow.

We are the NCI’s internal, federally funded cancer center where world leading physician-scientists are working on the cutting edge of medicine, developing clinical trials of new, sometimes “first-in-human” drugs and new treatment approaches. Closely knit clinical support teams are providing excellent quality of care of our patients and carrying out our clinical protocols with professionalism and compassion at the world’s largest dedicated research hospital on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland.  Join our unique and rewarding clinical team.

Number of Positions: 
1
C.V. Required: 
Yes
Number of References Required: 
3
Experience Required: 

M.D. degree or equivalent, subspecialty training in medical oncology and experience in a clinical research setting.

Additional Information: 

Bethesda, located adjacent to Washington, D.C., is an urban core of Montgomery County, MD. Bethesda is one of the most affluent and highly educated communities in the United States. Living in Bethesda offers residents a suburban feel with a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. The public schools in Bethesda are highly rated.

How To Apply: 

Interested applicants should submit:

  • A letter of interest in the position, including a career synopsis (1-3 pages)
  • A statement of their research interests (1-2 pages)
  • A current curriculum vitae and complete bibliography

Please send all requested documentation to Crystal Fuller, at crystal.fuller@nih.gov.

For questions, please contact Dr. Ramaprasad Srinivasan, Head, Molecular Cancer Section, Urologic Oncology Branch, at ramasrin@mail.nih.gov

Contact Name: 
Crystal Fuller
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Phone: 
240-858-3700
Contact Fax: 
301-402-0922

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