Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

January 26, 2019

State: Washington, DC
City: District of Columbia
Institution: Children’s National Health System

Roles and Responsibilities

Children’s National Health System is the only exclusive provider of pediatric care in the metropolitan Washington area and is the only freestanding children’s hospital between Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Norfolk, and Atlanta. Serving the nation’s children for 140 years, Children’s National is a proven leader in the development and application of innovative new treatments for childhood illness and injury.

Our internationally recognized team of pediatric healthcare professionals cares for more than 360,000 patients each year who come from throughout the region, nation and world. Serving as an advocate for all children, Children’s is the largest non-governmental provider of pediatric care in the District of Columbia, providing more than $50 million in uncompensated care.

Our expanding Division of Blood & Marrow Transplantation seeks a dynamic physician to join our program. Our program is FACT-accredited, has a state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient unit, and functions independently with its own advanced practice practitioners and clinical research professionals. We have a major emphasis on clinical research, with open protocols from the CTN, COG, and PBMTC. Our program also offers very novel investigator-initiated protocols in cellular therapy and sickle cell disease BMT.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Qualifications and Education Requirements

The successful candidate will be board certified/board eligible. The individual must have excellent clinical and interpersonal skills. Interests in health care quality and/or CAR T cells would be a plus. The candidate must be able to qualify for a faculty appointment at the George Washington University School of Medicine at the assistant or associate professor level.

Children’s National Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Interested candidates, please send letter of interest and CV to:

David A. Jacobsohn, MD, ScM
Chief, Division of Blood & Marrow Transplantation