The Department of Diagnostic Imaging at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN is seeking a faculty Nuclear Medicine physician. The ideal candidate will have 3 or more years of experience practicing nuclear medicine, will have a strong interest in the functional imaging of cancer, and will have a strong interest in clinical research using PET tracers in conjunction with our Molecular Imaging Core and Cyclotron Facility. Clinical acumen is essential.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is recognized as one of the leading pediatric medical institutions in the world, and has been named the "Best Children's Cancer Hospital" by the US News and World Report in 2017-18. Central to its success is its focused mission to advance cures and means of prevention for pediatric catastrophic diseases through innovative research and treatment.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. St. Jude does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, sex, genetic information, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, veteran's status, or disabled veteran's status with respect to employment opportunities. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment. St. Jude engages in affirmative action to increase employment opportunities for minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
Job Requirements -
Must hold an MD degree
Must be Fellowship trained
Must be Board certified in Nuclear Medicine
Must qualify for medical licensure in the State of Tennessee
Internal Number: 38557
About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is a progressive and unique institution that promotes independent and collaborative research within a stimulating atmosphere. The Department of Diagnostic Imaging is well-established, enjoys positive and productive collaborative relationships, and has earned the recognition of its national and international peers. The focus of our department is innovative diagnostic imaging and clinical research in pediatric brain tumors, solid tumors, sickle cell disease, and cancer therapy-related secondary pathologies in an inspiring academic environment. Our efforts are supported by excellent clinical equipment, a Molecular Imaging CORE facility with a cyclotron for production of positron-emitting radionuclides, state-of-the-art imaging software, and a post-processing facility staffed with a talented group of PhD imaging scientists, software engineers, and physicists. Further support is provided by a well-equipped, on-site animal imaging facility.