Adult Stem Cell Transplant and Cellular Therapy

Opportunities

The Coleman Foundation Comprehensive Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Center at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, is seeking a Board Certified Hematologist and/or Medical Oncologist to join its adult stem cell transplantation and cell therapy (SCT-CT) program. Qualified candidates should have excellent clinical SCT training and/or significant clinical experience in the field of SCT-CT with strong interest in clinical/translational research. Besides clinical responsibilities as an attending physician at Rush University Medical Center, applicants are expected to participate in the education of medical students, residents and fellows and initiate and conduct innovative clinical trials/translational research related to SCT-CT.

Our transplant program performs over 100 transplants every year with significant proportion being matched related and unrelated as well as haploidentical allogeneic SCT. The program is fully accredited by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT), the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), and is a member of the Radiation Injury Treatment Network (RITN). This recruitment is part of a key strategic growth initiative under a new leadership in a multidisciplinary advanced program with state of the art technology, outstanding faculty and innovative research in clinical trials. 



More about Rush University Medical Center:

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus.

Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.

Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 7 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2018–2019 “America's Best Hospitals” issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall.

Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2018.

Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status—the highest honor in nursing—and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation.

Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals—and 15 major teaching hospitals—four times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics.

The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights organization that advocates for equality for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and/or queer/questioning named Rush University Medical Center a leader in LGBT Health Equality for the tenth consecutive year.

Rose Sprinkle

Rose Sprinkle

Manager, Faculty Recruitment
Rose_Sprinkle@rush.edu

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