Medical Director - Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Organization Type:  Hospital
Title:   Medical Director
Specialty:  ADM - Medical Management (Physician)
Skill:  Medical Director
Location:  Buffalo, NY

Job Description:

Roswell Park Cancer Institute has retained Cejka Executive Search to recruit a Medical Director. Located in Buffalo, New York, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) is America's first cancer center founded in 1898. Today RPCI is a NCI designated comprehensive cancer center occupying 25 acres in downtown Buffalo. RPCI is a leader in cancer care, setting itself apart as a leader in surgical robotics, vitamin D research, immunotherapy and vaccine therapy, tumor microenvironment and cancer prevention and development and testing of new agents and technology.

The Medical Director of RPCI directs and manages the organization's medical affairs strategy including clinical quality and risk management, monitoring of clinical practice, medical staff policy development, physician recruitment and credentialing. Reporting to the President and CEO of RPCI, the Medical Director will coordinate and plan with other leaders the strategic and tactical aspects of the Institute's clinical services and operations.

This position requires an M.D. license to practice in the State of New York and Board Certification in associated area of oncology. Prior leadership experience leading a major oncology program and/or department in a nationally recognized academic medical center or NCI designated cancer center is required. Strong collaborative leadership skills that foster accountability, goal setting and a commitment to evidence-based healthcare and quantitative assessment are required. Candidates must have broad knowledge and a thorough understanding of the trends and forces shaping healthcare, patient care, quality and reimbursement.

Community Information:

Buffalo, New York

For Further Information:  

Deedra Hartung
314-236-4420  Ext. 63518
4 CityPlace Drive, Ste. 300
St. Louis, MO
Code: S-149230