Director of Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation at Phoenix Children's Hospital
Inpatient and outpatient
Phoenix Children’s Hospital and the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders seeks a Director of Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation.
What We're Looking for:
- Several years of experience in the clinical care of pediatric stem cell transplant patients
- Prior experience with academic leadership
- Active research program with a track record of obtaining external funding
Highlights of the Position:
- Oversight for the Clinical and Quality programs in BMT at PCH
- Participation in collaborative efforts with the adult BMT program at Mayo Clinic
- Shared inpatient and night call responsibilities on the BMT service
- Development of a translational and/or laboratory research program in a field relevant to stem cell transplantation
- Teaching responsibilities may include medical students from the University of Arizona and Mayo Medical School, as well as Phoenix Children’s residents and Hem/Onc fellows
About the Program:
The pediatric BMT Program is jointly FACT accredited with the adult BMT program at Mayo Clinic Arizona and has been operational since 2003.
- Clinical pediatric care is provided at Phoenix Children’s Hospital in a state of the art facility opened in 2009.
- Combined Mayo Clinic adult and PCH pediatric BMT program has 10 allogeneic transplant faculty members, with four faculty members currently in Pediatrics.
- Program currently performs approximately 40- 45 transplants annually & manages an additional 10-15 CAR-T pre-B-cell ALL patients.
- Excellent survival rates, with the program receiving a +1 rating from the CIBMTR for the outcomes reported in Jan 2019.
- The pediatric BMT program is a COG approved transplant site
- The research focus of the BMT Program includes acute leukemia, myeloproliferative disorders, transplant for hemoglobinopathies and immune deficiencies, chronic GVHD, survivorship and cellular therapies.
Posted October 9, 2019