Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Division Chief, Blood and Vascular Disorders

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State Cancer Institute host the opportunity for you to advance your career as the inaugural Chief, Blood and Vascular Disorders Division of Hematology at our esteemed academic medical center located in Hershey, PA – a full service, Magnet designated quaternary care hospital with all major services represented in both pediatric and adult medicine.  The successful candidate will be the holder of a named Professorship in Hematology.  

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced physician scientist leader to invigorate the faculty through the creation of this critically important role in collaboration with Laboratory Medicine in the Department of Pathology and the Institute for Personalized Medicine in the Penn State College of Medicine to develop a regional center of excellence in Hemostasis and Thrombosis. As the leader in the newly developed Division, the Chief must be strategically and operationally focused to guide the Division through the advancement of clinical programs, education and research while continuing to meet and exceed national standards of excellence.  

What We’re Seeking:  

  • Respected clinical leader with knowledge in both inpatient and outpatient care
  • Professor eligible tenure rank commensurate with experience
  • Physician scientist with demonstrated success in obtaining extramural funding
  • Ability to partner with a breadth of stakeholders to develop, inspire, communicate and operationalize a shared vision and strategic plan

Minimum Requirements:

  • MD, DO, or foreign equivalent degree +/-PhD  
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hematology
  • Clinical expertise with demonstrated research productivity in inherited disorders of hemostasis and/or thrombosis
  • Leadership experience in an academic healthcare environment • Ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania  

About the Area:
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a 634-bed Magnet-recognized academic and level I trauma center and one of the leading teaching and research hospitals in the country.  Throughout our health system, we are committed to providing patient- and family-centered care to people from all walks of life—and skillfully handle needs at every level of complexity utilizing our shared governance model of care.  The campus is conveniently located in Hershey, PA with close proximity to New York City, Washington, DC, Philadelphia and Baltimore, MD.    

For more information please contact:
Heather Peffley, CPRP
Lead Physician Recruiter
[email protected] 


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