Internal Medicine, Cancer Control Unit Consultant

Internal Medicine, Cancer Control Unit Consultant

  • King Abdulaziz Medical City - Riyadh
  • Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Summary

Responsible for uses chemotherapy, radiotherapy and a range of other treatments to care for patients with cancer.  

Education / Qualification Required:

  1. Basic medical degree from recognized institution
  2. Post-qualification certification
    • Qualification Source from: North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand.  
      • USA: The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
      • Canada: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Certificate (RCPS-C)
      • UK and Ireland: GMC/CCST Specialist Register
      • Australia and New Zealand: Fellowship from the Royal College (FRACP)
      • Western Europe: Equivalent certification to the above

Experience Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Three (3) years after board / equivalence certification in USA, Canada, Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand and France (DES).
  • Minimum Five (5) years after board / equivalence certification in Spain, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway, Austria, Netherlands, Greece and France (DIS).
  • Experience in Cancer Control Unit is a Must

License:

Current and in a Good Standing Medical License to practice in country of residence.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Independently provide direct patient care in Cancer Control & Outreach (ward rounds, clinics, and on-calls) including survivorship/smoking cessation clinic and primary care clinic.
  • Independently provide consultations to other specialties in the hospital.
  • Prescribe and administer medications as indicated.
  • Participate in the department / division administrative meetings.
  • Participate in the department / division educational activities (journal club, tumor board, lectures)
  • Participate in the department / division research activities
  • Participate in the hospital / department committees upon request
  • To supervise the sub consultant physicians.
  • Participate in training and education of rotating residents and junior staff members.
  • Perform and cover other duties as delegates by the chairman or division head.
  • Adhere strictly to all hospital policies and procedures.
  • Perform other job related duties.