UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) is the practice plan organization for physicians and other medical providers associated with the University of New Mexico (UNM) Health Sciences Center. UNM Medical Group, Inc. is a New Mexico non-profit corporation and is an equal opportunity employer. At present, UNMMG is looking to fill a Medical Physicist position in Radiation Oncology. This position will be located at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center in Albuquerque, NM, the only New Mexico academic healthcare facility dedicated to both cancer research and patient care. We are one of just 49 cancer centers in the United States to achieve comprehensive designation by the National Cancer Institute. Working with our community partners, we built the New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance, a statewide network that provides access to new cancer drugs and treatments in more than 175 clinical studies each year.
Radiation Oncology treats approximately 800 patients per year. Our physics group, when fully staffed, is composed of a director of medical physics, four medical physicists and four medical dosimetrists. External beam radiotherapy is delivered with two Elekta linear accelerators and a Tomotherapy Unit, with a Mosaiq record and verify system. Our treatment planning systems are Varian Eclipse and Tomotherapy. Along with clinical responsibilities, involvement in teaching and research are additional components of the position.
Minimum job requirements and details of the Medical Physicist position are found on the UNMMG website; http://unmmg.org/ under Career Opportunities – search openings for Medical Physicist. Both MS degrees and PhD degrees, ABR certified or ABR eligible, are welcome to apply.
About University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) is the practice plan organization for physicians and other medical providers associated with the University of New Mexico (UNM) Health Sciences Center. The open medical physicist position will be located at the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center in Albuquerque, NM, the only New Mexico academic healthcare facility dedicated to both cancer research and patient care. We are also the only cancer center in New Mexico designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a comprehensive cancer center, and one of just 49 NCI-designated comprehensive centers nationwide. More information on the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center is found at cancer.unm.edu.
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