Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute in Kansas City is seeking a thoracic medical oncologist to lead a multidisciplinary thoracic oncology program. Academically focused, QOPI certified practice is a primary teaching site for the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine and has a robust clinical research program.
The successful candidate will assume leadership of an existing thoracic oncology program that is anchored by the Frank and Evangeline Thompson Thoracic Center. This Center focuses on multidisciplinary care of thoracic malignancies by a team includes thoracic radiologists, interventional pulmonologists, interventional radiologists, medical oncology, radiation oncology, thoracic surgery, palliative care, and a dedicated nurse navigator.
Experience in precision oncology is also desirable. SLCI has an existing Center for Precision Oncology (CPO) and extensive experience utilizing both tissue and liquid genomics to guide targeted treatments. The CPO also includes a biweekly molecular tumor board and hosts a monthly regional molecular tumor board.
In addition to clinical care, the candidate will be expected to develop a robust clinical research program, assist in development of multidisciplinary care pathways, and be actively involved in resident and fellow teaching.
Excellent compensation and benefits package including:
• Competitive base salary with productivity bonus and CME reimbursement
• Generous time off, sick leave and CME days
• Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance coverage
• Access to premier retirement plans with employer matching
• Malpractice insurance coverage
• Relocation assistance
All inquiries confidential.
About Saint Luke’s Health System
Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. Saint Luke's Health System is an aligned organization where physicians and staff assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding regions.
About greater Kansas City
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Location/Region: Kansas City, MO (64131)