Chief of Surgical Oncology Westchester Medical Center -WMCHealth Network

Valhalla, NY

Westchester Medical Center

WMC Health Network

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

The Department of Surgery at Westchester Medical Center is seeking an academic surgeon at the Associate or Professor Level to lead the Surgical Oncology program for the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth). Qualified candidates will provide a comprehensive array of Surgical Oncology services to the patients of WMCHealth and our affiliated hospitals.

The successful candidate will be board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Oncology and have 5-10 years of progressive academic leadership experience. They will be expected to participate in developing consistent protocols and providing clinical leadership across our multi-hospital system. Additionally, they will be at an integral part of the growth and success of our new comprehensive system wide Cancer Program. Westchester Medical Center, a 600-bed hospital serving as the primary teaching affiliate for New York Medical College with state of the art pathology, diagnostic and imaging at all of our facilities. Participation in teaching activities with medical students, residents, fellows and other medical staff members as well as scholarly contributions and collaborative research are expected.

Interested candidates: send a curriculum vitae to Rifat Latifi, MD, FACS, FICS, Director of the Dept. of Surgery, Rifat.Latifi@wmchealth.org or contact Andrea Ruggiero, 914-493-2176.

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State.

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About WMC Health Network

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.


Posted September 22, 2020

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