The Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute (SLMBNI) is seeking a candidate for the position of the Neuro-Oncologist. The candidate should be board certified in neurology or medical oncology with fellowship training in neuro-oncology and experience in clinical research. Director of Neuro-oncology is available for candidates with at least five years of experience and demonstrated success in programmatic development.
The Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute is a multidisciplinary institute fostering neuroscience research, education, and patient care. The multidisciplinary team includes fellowship trained neurosurgeons, neurologists, interventional neuro-radiologists, specialists in neurological rehabilitation, and neuro-otology. Academic appointments are available at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine (UMKC-SOM) commensurate with the level of experience.
Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute is an integrated, multidisciplinary institute providing subspecialty based cancer care focused on research, quality, innovation and patient experience. Our dedicated team of medical, surgical, radiation and gyn-oncologists is supported by a robust supportive services team and a research program that includes over 110 active clinical trials. The institute is nationally recognized in the care of metastatic breast cancer and a regional leader in precision oncology and genomics. SLCI has a joint medical oncology fellowship program with UMKC-SOM.
About Saint Luke’s Hospital Saint Luke’s Hospital is located on the beautiful Country Club Plaza in Kansas City and is the flagship. At 611 beds it is one of the largest tertiary care hospitals in the region. Its network of more than 600 physicians represents more than 60 medical specialties. Saint Luke’s Hospital is a primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-School of Medicine. It is a winner of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award; is recognized by U.S. News & World Report in numerous areas; and is nationally known for innovation, research, and patient care.
About Saint Luke’s Health System Saint Luke’s Health System is a not-for-profit system that includes 18 hospitals across the Kansas City region; home care and hospice; behavioral health care; dozens of physician practices; and more. We are nationally recognized for quality and innovation, and several of our clinical programs – especially in cardiovascular care and neurology – are nationally and internationally acclaimed for research, innovation, and outcomes.
About greater Kansas City The greater Kansas City metro area is a vibrant, growing community known for its thriving arts scene, world champion sports teams, natural beauty, and exceptional quality of life. With a population of more than 2 million, Kansas City is so much more than barbecue and jazz. It’s a place where unique sights and historic architecture meet cutting-edge innovation.
On top of that, you’ll find dozens of museums, shopping and entertainment districts, wineries and breweries, the Kansas City Zoo, hiking and biking trails, and restaurants of every culinary stripe. Living in Kansas City, you’ll find high-quality schools and friendly neighborhoods. It’s why numerous national publications have called Kansas City one of the nation’s best places to live, work, and raise a family.
Saint Luke’s is a faith-based, not-for-profit, aligned health system committed to providing the highest levels of excellence in compassionate health care and health-related services. For over 135 years, we’ve been dedicated to enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of the diverse communities we serve. Saint Luke’s is proud to be a community of people operating at their best.