Department: Hematology/Oncology Professional
Schedule: Full Time 64-80
Job Details:
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology – Bone Marrow Transplant


    The Division of Hematology/Oncology is seeking a full-time physician to join our Bone Marrow Transplantation team.  The Hematology/Oncology Division includes 20 BC hematologists/oncologists. Personnel dedicated to the BMT program include 2.5 physicians, 4 midlevel providers, inpatient and outpatient nurses with special training for BMT patients, 2 nurse coordinators (case managers), a Pharm D, nutritionist, social worker, and 2 CRA’s. Our team also includes a chaplain, a child psychologist, and 2 child-life specialists. Children’s Mercy Hospital is a BMT Center for COG, the NMDP, the PBMTC, and is a member of the NHLBI’s BMT Clinical Trials Network Steering Committee, and the IBMTR.  The BMT Program partners with the adult BMT Program at KU Medical Center to comprise the Kansas City BMT Consortium.  There is a new 25 room H/O inpatient unit (including an adjoining 14 bed BMT unit) with state-of-the-art air handling abilities allowing patients free movement throughout.  The person accepting this position will exhibit excellent clinical skills combined with a desire to advance the field of BMT through research and collaboration. We offer a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits, including malpractice coverage and relocation package.


    Academic appointment is with the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, where we are the primary pediatric teaching site for students, residents and fellows.  Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience.  EOE/AAP


    For more information contact:

    Jignesh Dalal, MD

    Associate Division Director, Section of Bone Marrow Transplant

    Qualified candidates should submit their CV to  


     Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics is a free-standing, independent pediatric clinical, academic and research medical center with two hospitals which are located in Kansas City, MO, and Overland Park, KS.  Clinical services include more than 40 pediatric subspecialties.  Our patient population draws from 150 counties in Missouri and Kansas, and from adjoining states.  A new patient tower will increase our capacity to nearly 400 licensed beds.  We continue to expand our institutional research capacity and capabilities through our work with colleagues at UMKC, University of Kansas and the Stower’s Institute. Our Pediatric Pharmacology Clinical and Research program with Human Genome Center is one of the nations largest.

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