Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

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With a career at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, you play an important role in helping to fulfill our mission and ultimate goal: the eradication of cancer and related diseases. We are ranked as one of the nation's best midsize employers and offer exciting jobs and careers to match your skills, interests, and passions.

The mission of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is to provide expert, compassionate care to children and adults with cancer while advancing the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, cure, and prevention of cancer and related diseases.

 

 

As an affiliate of Harvard Medical School and a Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute, the Institute also provides training for new generations of physicians and scientists, designs programs that promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations, and disseminates innovative patient therapies and scientific discoveries to our target community across the United States and throughout the world.

 

May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Under the direction of the Supervisor, Central Sterile Supply (CSS), the Central Sterile Supply Technician is responsible for ensuring that all instruments and equipment are properly decontaminated, assembled, inspected, packaged, sterilized, stored, distributed, and tracked in a quality/timely manner throughout the institute. Under direct/indirect supervision, follows approved infection control, quality assurance and departmental policies and procedures to perform a variety of duties related to the care and reprocessing of flexible endoscopes and accessories. This position is also responsible for product ordering, receipt, storage, and delivery of linens throughout the Institute as required. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and...
Technician
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
The Clinical Assistant is responsible for direct care provided to patients and for contributing to efficient operations in the patient care environment. Direct patient care activities include, but are not limited to, obtaining vital signs, drawing and collecting blood samples and assisting nursing/medical staff in performing invasive procedures, such as bone marrow aspirates. Indirect patient care activities include those that support clinic operations such as ordering and stocking clinical supplies and patient education materials, transporting patients and specimens as needed, and monitoring the environment of care. This is a 100% on-site position. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment where we provide...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Per diem
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Reporting to the Practice Manager, this mission critical position is responsible for administrative tasks that occur on a clinic floor including; scheduling appointments in accordance with the scheduling guidelines; liaising among patients/families/providers/leadership; utilizing institutional and technical knowledge to properly triage patient and provider requests. Enjoys working in a busy clinic setting, offering exemplary customer service, and managing complex high-volume scheduling tasks while balancing multiple real- time priorities. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research...
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
POSITION SUMMARY: The Clinical Assistant is responsible for direct care provided to patients and for contributing to efficient operations in the patient care environment. Direct patient care activities include, but are not limited to, obtaining vital signs, meeting the comfort needs of patients, drawing and collecting blood & other samples and assisting nursing/medical staff in performing invasive procedures, such as bone marrow aspirates. Indirect patient care activities include those that support clinic operations such as ordering and stocking clinical supplies and patient education materials, cleaning patient care areas and infusion room, transporting patients and specimens as needed, and monitoring the environment of care. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Do you enjoy solving problems with data? Do you want to make an impact with your work at a mission driven, world class medical center? Do you want to know that your analytics work is viewed organizationally as a strategic differentiator? The Clinical Operations and Business Analytics Team (COBA) is expanding and looking for problem solvers who want to drive administrative savings back to patient care and research. COBA is a subdivision of the Dana-Farber Informatics and Analytics department led by the Chief Data and Analytics Officer that is responsible for building a world class analytics environment, enabling measurability and transparency of key institute KPIs for improved decision making. As an Associate Business Intelligence Analyst on the COBA Team, you will work as part of a team, under the supervision of a team member. You will be tasked with development and maintenance of a wide range of reporting and analytic tools to help evolve and scale a wide range of analytics for...
Administration & Operations Education Healthcare IT
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals. The Department of Informatics and Analytics (I&A) at Dana-Farber has multiple openings for highly motivated bioinformatics software or data engineers who are passionate about the potential for molecular data to inform clinical care of cancer patients and the groundbreaking discoveries that are a product of genomic...
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
POSITION SUMMARY: The Research Informatics Operations (RIO) team is looking for an experienced Business Analyst to coordinate and support the information system needs of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) research community under the direction of the Manager of Client Services. The incumbent will join the Client Services Team, part of the Customer Experience Operations, Research Informatics Operations (RIO) Department. The mission of the Client Services Team is to support the operations of the clinical trials program at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, including but not limited to clinical trial management, grant development, intellectual property management, and biospecimen banking. Incumbent will assist more experienced staff with projects, eventually leading their own projects, including implementation of new software systems to support clinical and basic research. Incumbent will utilize various vendor and in-house developed systems, including enterprise-wide systems, to...
Healthcare IT
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
These positions work within the clinical research program and support the research team in the overall conduct of clinical trials using Good Clinical Practice under the auspices of the Principal Investigator(s) and the DFCI Clinical Trials Office. The CRC will be responsible for the primary data collection and management of patient clinical information as it pertains to participation in clinical trials. Ensures timely collection of protocol related samples including shipment to outside entities as required. Maintains regulatory binders and ensures study compliance with all state, federal, and IRB requirements. May be responsible for IRB protocol submissions (amendments, continuing reviews, and minimal risk protocols). This individual may also screen patients for protocol eligibility, obtain informed consent, and register study participants to clinical trials. Some travel may be required. Oversight of the clinical trials start-up process from receipt of protocols through the...
Research
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Under the direction of the clinical practice support management team, provides appointment scheduling ranging in complexity from one physician appointment to multiple care provider appointments in accordance with scheduling guidelines for established patients Obtains detailed clinical information by telephone or electronically. May provide basic information regarding the need for insurance referral(s). Provides general disease or program-specific information to callers/patients within the scope of knowledge and authority. Performs independent patient and outside provider call triaging Serves as a liaison between patient/family/provider. Resolves issues directly or ensures appropriate management of call by others. Recognizes emergencies and appropriately responds using standard operating procedures and critical thinking skills. May be required to perform other duties as required by the clinical practice support team. May provide general support and coordination for all aspects of...
Administration & Operations Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
This manager will work within and across the Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center’s Clinical and Translational Investigation Program (CTIP) to guide banking and specimen-based research activities relevant to children with cancer and blood disorders. This position works within the clinical research program and manages the research team in the overall conduct of clinical trials using Good Clinical Practice under the auspices of the Principal Investigator. The Clinical Research Manager, in collaboration with the program’s physicians and research nursing staff, are responsible for the design, implementation and evaluation of their program’s clinical research activities (non-therapeutic), all related regulatory and compliance oversight, and direct supervision of their program’s clinical research staff. The Clinical Research Manager is responsible for tracking and complying with clinical trial performance benchmarks; e.g. protocol and regulatory compliance,...
Research
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
High school diploma required A Bachelor’s Degree in health administration or related field is strongly preferred , and/or a minimum of 1 year of related health care and/or customer service experience. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Ability to function as an integral member of a team Excellent communication, organizational, time management, and customer service skills Strong attention to detail Ability to multi-task and problem solve on the spot Excellent phone etiquette Demonstrated ability to carry out complex scheduling as required Demonstrated ability to draft reports, correspondence and other administrative documents pertaining to patient scheduling as needed PC proficiency Ability to work productively in a remote environment Knowledge of medical terminology preferred At Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, we work every day to create an innovative, caring, and inclusive environment where every patient, family, and staff member feels they belong. As relentless as we are in...
Administration & Operations Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Part Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
This is a PART-TIME POSITION 20 hours/week; (Mon-Thurs preferred) 8:30am-2pm Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment where we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all backgrounds, and design programs to promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations. We conduct groundbreaking research that advances treatment, we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers, and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals. MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma required A Bachelor’s Degree in health administration or related field is strongly preferred, and/or a minimum of 1 year of related health care and/or customer service...
Administration & Operations Assistant & Support Research
Employment Type:
Part time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
The Clinical Informatics Pharmacist II participates in the build, implementation, and maintenance of automation and technology to optimize pharmacy practice, pharmacy systems, and the medication-use process. The Clinical Informatics Pharmacist II supports pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and other clinicians as the resource for requests related to EMR and pharmacy system changes and additions. This role participates in providing EMR-related staff education/training. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment where we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all backgrounds, and design programs to promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations. We conduct groundbreaking...
Pharmacy
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
The Clinical Research Coordinator work within the clinical research program and support the research team in the overall conduct of clinical trials using Good Clinical Practice under the auspices of the Principal Investigator(s) and the DFCI Clinical Trials Office. The CRC will be responsible for the primary data collection and management of patient clinical information as it pertains to participation in clinical trials. Ensures timely collection of protocol related samples including shipment to outside entities as required. Maintains regulatory binders and ensures study compliance with all state, federal, and IRB requirements. May be responsible for IRB protocol submissions (amendments, continuing reviews, and minimal risk protocols). This individual may also screen patients for protocol eligibility, obtain informed consent, and register study participants to clinical trials. Some travel may be required. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer...
Research
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
The Clinical Laboratory Assistant I PTL is the frontline staff assistant responsible for the communication with clinical staff and researchers concerning the banking and transactions of research samples for the Pasquarello Tissue Laboratory (PTL) within the Cell Manufacturing Core Facility. Schedule: (M-F 9:30am-6pm) with on call. Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment where we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all backgrounds, and design programs to promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations. We conduct groundbreaking research that advances treatment, we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers, and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard...
Assistant & Support Laboratory
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
This position is considered remote, up to 1 day in the office at 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, MA each week. DFCI guidelines state that employees must reside in New England: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont. GENERAL SUMMARY: The Director of Principal & Major Gifts (PMG) raises funds from individuals, families, and family foundations for priorities in research and care across Dana-Farber. The position reports directly to an Assistant Vice President, PMG, and is responsible for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and close of a minimum of $2 million–$5 million worth of core revenue annually in support of the Women’s Cancers Program. Responsible for assisting the entire Division with reaching financial goals. Embody Dana-Farber’s Core Values: Impact; Excellence; Compassion & Respect; and Discovery every day. Add value to the Dana-Farber community by seeking opportunities to collaborate across the Institute. Foster an...
Administration & Operations
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager within the Division of Facilities Management and Real Estate (FMRE), MEP Project Manager is responsible for managing and leading engineering on projects in support of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s Mission, core values, and strategic plan. This position has several key roles and will interface with key cross-functional groups. The position is focused on providing hands-on engineering expertise to guide projects to a successful outcome. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Directly supervises consulting engineers who are performing work for DFCI, on more than 10-12 projects at any time. The MEP Project Manager must have the ability to influence decision making in operational and energy management areas without benefit of constant supervisory responsibilities. Responsibilities also include serving as a technical expert and resource for PDC (Planning, Design & Construction) Project Managers, technical and training resource to the Facilities...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Reporting to the Disease Center or Program Leader, the Exercise Trainer works on studies designed to assess the impact of a diet and exercise intervention during chemotherapy in older women with breast cancer. The Exercise Trainer will meet with patients through in-person training sessions on site at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and through virtual training sessions. The Exercise Trainer will also work with other members of the study team to coordinate intervention delivery and participant participation in the study protocol. This position is partially remote (2-3 days onsite) and we encourage candidates within the New England states (MA, NH, RI, CT, VT, ME) to apply. The position entails training cancer patients and survivors either in person or via video chat (Zoom) for the Dieli-Conwright Lab. Exercises include high-intensity interval training performed on a stationary cycle, combined moderate-to-vigorous aerobic and resistance training, and circuit based aerobic and resistance...
Therapy
Employment Type:
Per diem
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment where we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all backgrounds, and design programs to promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations. We conduct groundbreaking research that advances treatment, we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers, and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals. Individuals in this position will work in the Center for Genetics & Prevention program providing genetic counseling services to adult patients and families under the leadership of the Clinical Director, Disease Center Leader and Associate Director of Genetic Counseling. While each genetic...
Counseling Research
Employment Type:
Full time
May 25, 2023
Full Time
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA, USA
The Division of Cancer Genetics and Prevention is a team of medical oncologists, gastroenterologists, geneticists, genetic counselors, and nurses who provide cancer risk assessment and comprehensive recommendations for managing cancer risk. We provide thoughtful partnerships with primary and specialized health care providers in order to offer exemplary cancer risk assessment, genetic counseling and testing, dedicated monthly patient reviews, and continuing educational resources in the complex and dynamic field of cancer genetics. Our unique partnering of a physician and genetic counselor provides expertise in the assessment and management of inherited cancer syndromes including hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, Lynch and other gastrointestinal syndromes, and all other cancer syndromes across the spectrum of inherited cancer risk. In addition, the team is prepared to assist with the introduction of newer genetic testing methods and the germline aspects of personalized cancer...
Research
Employment Type:
Full time