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Medical Oncologist-Genitounrinary Malignancies/UOB

National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland

Position Description:

The Urologic Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research (CCR), National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking a medical oncologist to serve as an integral member of our clinical research team, contributing to the development of clinical research protocols focused on new therapeutic agents and caring for patients with genitourinary malignancies enrolled on these trials.  The Urologic Oncology Branch is focused on the early clinical development of novel therapeutic strategies relevant to genitourinary malignancies, with a particular emphasis on kidney cancer. The UOB conducts mechanism based clinical trials that target specific genetic, epigenetic and metabolic alterations, in individual subtypes of kidney cancer. The development and conduct of these trials involves close cooperation between medical oncologists, urologic surgeons and basic/translational scientists.

CCR is the largest component of the intramural biomedical research effort at NIH and a major user of the NIH Clinical Research Center, a state-of-the-art research hospital on the campus of NIH in Bethesda, Maryland. Research beds are plentiful and CCR offers a robust clinical infrastructure to support cutting edge clinical research trials. The research environment is highly conducive to advancing translational research and is highly collaborative, emphasizing multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary team science.


The ideal candidate should have an M.D. degree or equivalent, subspecialty training in Medical Oncology and experience in a clinical research setting. Salary commensurate with the candidate’s training and experiences according to the NIH guidelines.

To Apply:   

Please send all requested documentation and any questions to Margot Michels, , Administrative Support Assistant to Dr. Ramaprasad Srinivasan, Head, Molecular Cancer Section, UOB

  • A letter of interest in the position including a career synopsis (1-3 pages)
  • A statement of research interests (1-2 pages)
  • A current curriculum vitae and complete bibliography

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Urologic Oncology Branch
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
Building 10, Room 1-5940W
Bethesda, MD 20892

National Cancer Institute (NCI) is a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). NCI and NIH are Equal Opportunity Employers.

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