Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC), home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, non-profit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center’s five scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science.
The Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance is a collaborative venture to establish a state-of-the-art cancer treatment facility located in Kampala, Uganda. The aim of this joint effort between Global Oncology (GO) at the Hutchinson Center, and the Uganda Cancer Institute, is the development of new low-cost prevention and treatment strategies for ameliorating the high burden of infection-related cancers. Clinicians and scientists work together to enhance patient access to care, diagnosis and research-based treatment. The UCI/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance seeks to develop effective prevention and treatment strategies for infection-associated cancers to benefit the millions of people in Uganda, the United States and worldwide who suffer from these malignancies.
Independently performs assigned clinical care duties for all patients on the Pediatric Cancer Care Unit. Supports BL project and related studies clinical care duties.
In addition to the minimum qualifications, the ideal candidate will have the following characteristics: