Northwestern University Department of Radiation Oncology
May 16, 2018
Residency - Experienced
The Department of Radiation Oncology at Northwestern University has opened an additional ACGME-approved residency position starting July 1, 2018. We are now taking applications for this position for residents who have completed an intern year and are prepared to start in a Radiation Oncology residency as a PGY-2 or later. Interested individuals should send a statement of interest, your CV, and at least two letters of reference to Shannon Peck-Walden firstname.lastname@example.org
Completed Intern year and ready to start the position July 1, 2018.
Internal Number: 201871
About Northwestern University Department of Radiation Oncology
Northwestern University Department of Radiation Oncology hosts a cohort of 9 residents. We provide comprehensive clinical experience in the use of radiotherapy to treat cancer. We are also home to prominent grant-funded scientists and physician-scientists and can thus offer significant research opportunities.
Our radiation oncology program is a cornerstone of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center – one of the 41 NCI national designated national comprehensive cancer centers in the United States. The Lurie Cancer Center is an also founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 23 of the world's leading cancer centers committed to research and enhancement of patient care. Our cancer center faculty members routinely provide expertise in writing the NCCN’s annually updated evidence-based treatment algorithms for multidisciplinary standard of cancer care.
As the technological and radiation therapy arm of the cancer center, our primary treatment facilities are housed in the Northwestern Memorial Hospital. With 894 inpatient beds and more than 3 million square feet of medical building space, Northwestern Memorial one of the largest hospital...s in the nation and one of tallest hospitals in the world. In 2017 the institution was named as the 13th best hospital in the country on the US News Hospital Honor Roll.