The Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Emory University Department of Pediatrics is seeking to hire a junior to midlevel physician to serve as a member of the Aflac Precision Medicine Program (APMP).
Applicants should be board-certified in pediatric hematology/oncology with an interest in developing the APMP initiative. All qualified applicants would be expected to be hired at the assistant or associate professor rank. Clinical effort and research commitment are flexible depending on the candidates’ interests, training and funding.
Clinical Care (10-20% FTE)
• Clinical FTE commensurate with level of training and with level of funding
• Serve as staff physician on inpatient, ambulatory or procedure services at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Research (30-40% FTE)
• Expectation to obtain grant funding to support an independent research program that may include projects related to the APMP
Precision Medicine Activities (50% FTE)
Molecular Tumor Board (MTB)
Precision Medicine Education
The Emory + Children’s Pediatric Institute is an affiliation between Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta that is improving the lives of children in Georgia and beyond. The Pediatric Institute combines the unique strengths and resources of each institution in support of our three-part academic missions of providing outstanding clinical care, conducting innovative basic science discovery and clinical research, and coordinating exceptional education of the future healthcare workforce.
Our physicians, researchers, and educators have created a model where leadership, commitment and quality are fundamental components of success. Together, we are transforming pediatrics by achieving new levels of clinical excellence—driven by research, teaching and wellness. We look forward to our future together.
Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.