Molecular Tumor Board (MTB) Manager University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF07536
The Molecular Tumor Board (MTB) Manager is a detail-oriented professional with significant experience in precision oncology, clinical trials and molecular profiling. The Manager oversees the operations of the UCLA MTB and acts as the primary liaison between the molecular service and the clinical oncology teams across the UCLA Health System. This is a new program and new role at UCLA, so there is tremendous opportunity for an individual who is comfortable and competent to help develop a new program. The MTB Manager works collaboratively across the system to lead the effort in integrating MTB to oncology care at UCLA. Responsibilities include coordinating and managing the daily functions related to the MTB, coordinating with clinicians and other tumor boards and monitoring cases and tracking outcomes.
Duties and tasks:
Apply knowledge of precision oncology, clinical trials, molecular tumor profiling and practice operations to develop and maintain standard operating procedures of the MTB
Attend molecular sign out meetings, work closely with Molecular Service Directors and oncologists to identify interesting cases for MTB, perform literature research and prepare MTB presentations
Coordinate with other tumor boards across the UCLA campus to identify cases with interesting molecular findings for MTB
Develop and manage database for tracking MTB cases and outcome measures
Coordinate and facilitate MTB meetings
Interpret MTB recommendations and synthesize data into comprehensive report for clinicians
Work collaboratively with various departments across the system, including IT, physician groups, clinical trials, pathology, genetics and others.
Assist with manuscript preparation and publications
MS or PhD in cancer biology, human genetics, genetic counseling, or other related field is required.
2+ years' experience in precision oncology-related work
Prior leadership role is strongly preferred
Deep knowledge of precision oncology concepts, tumor molecular profiling and clinical trials
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite and internet for business use
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships across the UCLA Health system
Ability to adapt to an ever-changing, fast-paced environment
Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position
Compliance with the UCLA Health Standards and is sensitive to the needs of patients, staff, and providers at all times.
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.