• (Updated 3/1/14) - Thirteen openings, listed on or after 9/1/2013.

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ADVERTISERS!! Please click here.

    1. Pediatric Pathologist - Cook Children's Medical Center, Fort Worth, TX
      (posted 3/1/14)

    2. Pediatric Anatomic Pathologist - Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA
      (posted 2/27/14)

    3. Paediatric Anatomical Pathologist - Sydney Children's Hospital, Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA (posted 12/19/13)

    4. Pediatric Hematopathologist - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH (posted 11/24/13)

    5. Pediatric Pathologist - UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX
      (posted 11/24/13)

    6. Paediatric Pathologist - The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
      (posted 11/8/2013)

    7. Pediatric Pathologist - Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics, Kansas City, MO
      (posted 10/20/2013)

    8. Pediatric Anatomical Pathologist - BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada (posted 10/13/2013)

    9. Placental Pathologist - Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
      (posted 10/13/2013)

    10. Pediatric Pathologist - Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA
      (posted 10/13/2013)

    11. Pediatric-Perinatal Pathologist - Calgary Laboratory Services, Calgary, AB, Canada (posted 10/10/2013)

    12. Academic Pediatric Pathologist - Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program, Hamilton, ON, Canada (posted 9/1/2013)

    13. Pediatric Pathologist - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN (posted 9/1/2013)




     
    PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    Cook Children's Medical Center
    Fort Worth, TX
    (posted 3-1-14)

    Cook Children's Medical Center and Cook Children's Physician Network is initiating a national search to identify candidates for a pediatric pathologist position. Cook Children's Medical Center is a freestanding, state-of-the art, 457-bed children's hospital, continually recognized as one of the Nation's premier private not-for-profit children's hospitals, and it is situated as the western anchor of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. As part of an integrated system of specialty clinics, physician offices and home care, Cook Children's has approximately one million patient visits annually and the campus and its programs are currently undergoing significant expansion due to marked population growth in its referral area.

    The primary focus of the institution is on extraordinary patient care with a very close consultative relationship between the department and all the clinical services. The ideal candidate will have an MD or DO degree (or equivalent), be board eligible or board certified in anatomic/clinical pathology and in pediatric pathology. Expertise or special interest in gastrointestinal or cytopathology is preferable. The candidate must be eligible for licensing in Texas.

    The department includes 6 pathologists, two of whom are hematopathologists, a PhD clinical microbiologist and a PhD clinical chemist. Approximately 7900 surgical specimens, 1200 cytologies, 400 bone marrows, 150 flow cytometries and 35-40 autopsies are performed each year. The program supports a very active hematology-oncology department with a busy bone marrow transplant service. There is a highly regarded neurosciences program with a large epilepsy center, an intraoperative MRI, ten neurologists, dedicated neuroradiology and three full time pediatric neurosurgeons. Gastrointestinal biopsies account for more than 30% of the total surgical pathology volume. The Department employs a subspecialty trained pediatric gastrointestinal pathologist, who supports a busy group of 6 pediatric gastroenterologists. There is also a very active cardiology/cardiac surgery service that includes two cardiac surgeons and 12 full time pediatric cardiologists. The Cook Children's system also includes very busy pediatric and neonatal intensive care units, a cardiovascular intensive care unit and a neuro intensive care unit. Ten new operating rooms and a new state-of-the-art laboratory have been designed and are scheduled for occupation by 2017.

    Fort Worth and the surrounding Tarrant County area are consistently ranked among the best places to work and live. With a population of over 1.7 million people, it surprises many visitors and newcomers with the friendliness of a small town and the amenities of our nation's largest cities. The city offers everything found in a modern metropolitan community—an abundance of the arts, quality health care, excellence in education, great professional sports, and an abundance of outdoor activities.

    For more information, please contact Debbie Brimer at 1/877-532-6657 or via e-mail at debbie.brimer@cookchildrens.org. All inquiries and referrals will remain confidential without your prior approval. Apply online at www.cookchildrens.org.




     
    PEDIATRIC ANATOMIC PATHOLOGIST
    Seattle Children's Hospital
    Seattle, WA
    (posted 2-27-14)

    The Department of Laboratories at Seattle Children's Hospital is seeking an academic qualified pediatric pathologist at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to provide diagnostic services in Anatomic Pathology. Candidates must possess an M.D. or equivalent degree, be board certified/board eligible in pediatric pathology and qualify for licensure in Washington. The individual will join an interactive and collegial group of seven pediatric pathologists who perform pediatric surgical pathology, hematopathology and autopsy pathology; an interest in hematopathology is desirable. The new pathologist will benefit from interactions with 10 additional doctoral staff and 150 technical staff spanning all aspects of the clinical laboratory. Duties also include teaching house staff and medical students. There are ample opportunities for collaborative research and interaction with both clinical and basic science investigators.

    Seattle Children’s Hospital is the growing referral hospital for the Pacific Northwest, covering Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska. It is licensed for 300 beds and provides service for numerous subspecialty programs, including busy oncology and transplant services. There are approximately 8500 pediatric surgical pathology specimens and 100 autopsies per year. The Pacific Northwest offers abundant recreational activities with access to lakes, mountains and the ocean. Within Seattle one will find numerous cultural and sporting activities as well as a limitless choice of restaurants and coffee houses.

    Applicants should send their CV and a list of at least four references to:

    Dr. Laura Finn
    Dept. of Laboratories OC.8.720
    Seattle Children’s Hospital
    4800 Sandpoint Way NE
    Seattle, WA 98105
    Email: laura.finn@seattlechildrens.org




     
    PAEDIATRIC ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGIST
    South Eastern Area Laboratories, Randwick
    Sydney Children's Hospital
    Royal Hospital for Women Sydney, NSW
    Australia
    (posted 12-19-13)

    Applications are sought for a Specialist Paediatric Anatomical Pathologist at South Eastern Area Laboratories, Randwick to provide diagnostic services to the Sydney Children's Hospital and other Network partners. The position is permanent part time up to 32 hours per week.

    The Anatomical Pathology department provide a comprehensive, integrated diagnostic service including a full range of specialist paediatric and autopsy cases. Participation in the after hours on call roster is also necessry. The successful applicant would be expected to liaise closely with clinical staff of Sydney Children's Hospital and the Royal Hospital for Women. Opportunities for teaching and research are available and a high level of commitment to these activities is desirable.

    Standard hours of work are between 8:00am and 6:00pm. Personal indemnity insurance will be required if electing other than Level 1 ROPP. Salary will be determined according to demonstrated experience in accordance with relevant Award and Rights of Private Practice.

    Salary: as per the Award. (For more information, please see http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/conditions/Awards/Staff-Specialists-Award.pdf

    Candidates must be eligible for Australian permanent residence.

    To apply for this position please complete the SMO Application Form and email to: ELIZABETH.SALISBURY@SESIAHS.HEALTH.NSW.GOV.AU

    The SMO Application form may be accessed using the following link:
    http://www.islhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Form-ApplicationFormForSMO.doc

    For more information about the Anatomical Pathology Department at South Eastern Laboratory Services (SEALS), Randwick Campus, please visit the website by clicking here.

    Application closing date: 26th January 2014.




     
    PEDIATRIC HEMATOPATHOLOGIST
    Cincinnati Children's Medical Center
    Cincinnati, OH
    (posted 11-24-13)

    The Division of Pathology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is accepting applications for a full-time faculty position for an Assistant or Associate Professor position to support an active hematology clinical program at one of the largest nationally recognized pediatric cancer programs in the United States. The hematopathology service at CCHMC accessions more than 600 bone marrows per year in support of a large bone marrow diagnostic service, bone marrow transplant program and large immunodeficiency program. This service is fully supported by an in house flow cytometry lab, molecular diagnostics lab, and specialized pediatric immunodeficiency diagnostic lab.

    Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have or be eligible for an unrestricted Ohio medical license. Qualified applicants should be board eligible/board certified in anatomic pathology (with or without clinical pathology) and hematopathology. Candidates with pediatric pathology board certification are highly desirable. Teaching and mentoring of medical students, pathology residents and fellows will be an integral component of the position.

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is ranked as the top national pediatric cancer program by US News and World Report and has one of the largest research programs in the nation - ranking among the top 3 among pediatric institutions in funding from the National Institutes of Health. Cincinnati Children’s is an international referral center for pediatric and young adult cancer and stem cell transplantation. Multiple cores support basic and translational research including genomics, high-density data informatics/systems biology, mouse models of cancer and stem cell and gene/viral vector therapy.

    David Witte, M.D.
    Director, Division of Pathology
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    3333 Burnet Ave., MLC 1035
    Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039
    Email: david.witte@cchmc.org

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.




     
    ACADEMIC PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    Department of Pathology
    UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
    Dallas, TX
    (posted 11-24-13)

    The University of Texas Medical Center Department of Pathology is seeking an academic pediatric surgical pathologist at Assistant or Associate Professor level. The position requires experience in all facets of pediatric and perinatal pathology and demonstrated accomplishments in research. Preference will be given to candidates with interest/additional training or experience in pediatric GI or oncologic pathology. The applicant must have an M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or D.O., be certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology or Anatomic Pathology, be board-eligible or certified in Pediatric Pathology, and have or be eligible for a Texas medical license.

    The primary clinical responsibilities are at the 559-bed, tertiary care, Children’s Medical Center, Dallas, TX with 8000 surgical specimens, 150 perinatal and pediatric autopsies, and 1500 placentas annually. In addition to patient care activities, the incumbent will be expected to participate in departmental and institutional activities, medical student and house staff teaching and mentoring and develop or continue their research program. Outstanding opportunities for collaborative, translational research are available with members of both basic science and clinical departments throughout UT Southwestern. Competitive salary and start-up will be provided.

    Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief research statement and three letters of reference to:

    James S. Malter, MD
    Department of Pathology
    UT Southwestern Medical Center
    5323 Harry Hines Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75390-9072
    Email: pathologyrecruiting@utsouthwestern.edu

    UT Southwestern Western Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

     




     
    PAEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    The Hospital for Sick Children
    Toronto, ON
    CANADA
    (posted 11-08-2013)

    The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), a world-renowned paediatric academic health science centre and the University of Toronto's Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, are seeking a permanent paediatric pathologist to join the Division of Pathology, Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Professor. The start date will be mutually agreed upon.

    We are seeking a physician who will foster excellence in paediatric pathology practice, teaching and research at the hospital. The qualified applicant shall hold a relevant Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent, and be eligible for medical licensure in the Province of Ontario. Duties include the delivery of a broad range of paediatric pathology services in association with other paediatric pathologists in the Division, as it is practiced in Canada, and participating in common departmental functions such as on-call coverage. A fully accredited residency program is in place and teaching of residents, fellows and medical students is expected.

    The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary and benefits are in accordance with the uniform minimal level of compensation for pathologists in the Province of Ontario (currently $347,000 per annum).

    The Division of Pathology at SickKids has over 14 pathologists and scientists responsible for providing a comprehensive range of paediatric pathology services, teaching and research. In addition to its active surgical pathology and autopsy services, the Division has specialized facilities and access to state-of-the-art and avant garde technologies to conduct advanced diagnostics, including rare and complex conditions. The Division enjoys close and dynamic interactions with the other Divisions of the Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine (Clinical Biochemistry, Haematopathology, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics), numerous clinical programs and services, and the SickKids Research Institute in advancing the Hospital’s integrated mission of health care, teaching and research for the benefit of children and their families.

    Interested individuals should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three referees to the Chair of the Search Committee:

    Gino R. Somers, MBBS, BMedSc, PhD, FRCPA
    Head, Division of Pathology
    The Hospital for Sick Children
    555 University Avenue
    Toronto, ON
    M5G 1X8
    CANADA
    Email: gino.somers@sickkids.ca

    The Search Committee will begin to consider applications received by November 30, 2013 for shortlisting. The position will remain open until filled. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

    Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, SickKids is one of the largest and most respected paediatric healthcare centres in the world. As innovators in child health, we lead and partner to improve the health of children through the integration of healthcare, leading-edge research and education. Our reputation would not have been built—nor could it be maintained—without the skills, knowledge and experience of extraordinary people who to come work here every day. SickKids is committed to ongoing learning and development, and features a caring and supportive work environment that combines exceptionally high standards of practice.

    When you join SickKids, you become part of our community. We share a commitment and determination to fulfill our vision of Healthier Children. A Better World. For more information about the Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine, please visit our home page by clicking here.

    Don’t miss out on the opportunity to work alongside the world’s best in paediatric healthcare.

    For more information about the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, please visit our home page by clicking here.

    SickKids and the University of Toronto are strongly committed to diversity within our community and especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority group and others who may contribute to further diversification of our organizations. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. SickKids is also committed to providing services in both official languages and our preference is to hire employees who are fluent in both English and French whenever possible.

    The Hospital for Sick Children is located in Toronto, Ontario at 555 University Ave., Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8.




     
    PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics
    Kansas City, MO
    (posted 10-20-2013)

    Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics in Kansas City, Missouri, has an opening for a pediatric pathologist to share anatomical pathology, educational, research and development duties with three other pathologists. The Pathology Department provides comprehensive support for the regions' only tertiary pediatric medical and surgical hospital. The anatomical pathology section of the department is supported by comprehensive histology, immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry and genetics laboratories. The department receives over 6,500 surgical, 1000 cytology and 40 autopsy cases per year and has consistent growth in patient care workload over the past 10 years. All subspecialty pathology services are provided with active pediatric clinical services in: oncology; nephrology; endocrinology; neonatology; gastroenterology; renal, bone marrow and liver transplantation; allergy/immunology; dermatology; neurology; neurosurgery; cardiology; cardiac surgery; and general pediatric surgery.

    There is a comprehensive Pediatric Genome center that support clinical and research programs of the hospital. Seed money is available to support career research development. Numerous educational programs are sponsored by the institution including many pediatric and surgical subspecialty fellowship training programs. The department provides educational support for three universities general pathology residency training programs and sponsors an ACGME accredited pediatric pathology fellowship training program.

    Qualified candidates should be pediatric subspecialty trained and eligible for subspecialty certification in Pediatric Pathology as well as licensed or eligible for medical licensure in the state of Missouri. Special experience or qualifications in pediatric surgical pathology, GI pathology, pediatric neuropathology or other subspecialty training is desirable.

    Interested candidates should send their current curriculum vitae, three references familiar with the candidates work or training and cover letter to:

    Charlene Plotycia
    Physician Recruiter
    Medical Administration
    2401 Gillham Road
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    Email: physicianjobs@cmh.edu




     
    PEDIATRIC ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGIST
    Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    BC Children's Hospital
    Vancouver, BC
    CANADA
    (posted 10-13-2013)

    The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the BC Children's and Women's Hospitals, is seeking a qualified and highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills to join the Division of Anatomical Pathology.

    The Department provides the province's pediatric and obstetric populations with tertiary/quaternary laboratory care. The Division of Anatomical Pathology is responsible for providing academic pediatric and maternal-fetal medicine care for the province of BC, including pediatric surgical pathology, placental pathology, and pediatric, perinatal, and fetal autopsy services.

    The successful candidate will be an experienced pediatric anatomical pathologist with expertise in all areas of pediatric and obstetric pathology. The pathologist will be required to build relationships and provide prompt and expert consultative services to physicians and other health care providers. The pathologist will be expected to be actively engaged in academic teaching and research. There are opportunities for administrative responsibilities at the level of Head of the Division of Anatomical Pathology for the right candidate.

    The candidate must hold a MD and be certified in Anatomical Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Preference will be given to candidates with experience or special training in pediatric, fetal, and obstetric anatomical pathology.

    The successful candidate will be recommended for appointment to the University of British Columbia (UBC), in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, at an academic or clinical rank dependent on experience and qualifications.

    We encourage all qualified persons to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Physicians from outside Canada must be eligible for BC licensure; permanent licensure requires obtaining either the LMCC or Royal College of Physicians of Canada Certification.

    To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest and your curriculum vitae in confidence to the address below:

    Dr. Glenda Hendson
    Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    BC Children's Hospital
    4500 Oak Street
    Vancouver, BC V6H 3N1
    CANADA
    Email: ghendson@cw.bc.ca

    Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

    For more information about PHSA please visit the website by clicking here.

    For more information about BC Children's Hospital, please visit the website by clicking here.

    The PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.




     
    PLACENTAL PATHOLOGIST
    Placental Pathology Unit
    Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Detroit, MI
    (posted 10-13-2013)

    Wayne State University (WSU) is seeking to strengthen its Placental Pathology Unit, whose goal is to characterize the frequency and clinical significance of human placental lesions, and to study the mechanisms of disease whereby these lesions arise and have consequences in fetal and maternal health and disease.

    The Placental Pathology Unit collaborates with Departments within the School of Medicine, and also with the Perinatology Research Branch of the Division of Intramural Research, NICHD, NIH, DHHS, which is housed at the WSU campus.

    This unit applies techniques of molecular pathology to the study of normal and abnormal placentation. The successful applicant should have an M.D. degree or M.D./Ph.D., have completed a residency training in surgical pathology, and have demonstrated experience with the nosology of placental lesions.

    Experience and expertise in the methods of placental sampling, gross and histopathological examination, immunohistochemistry, in-situ hybridization, and immunofluorescence are required. Familiarity with state-of-the-art methods for optical imaging (such as confocal and intravital microscopy) is desirable. The successful applicant is expected to establish a program of molecular pathology of the placenta and an experimental component focused on the biology of trophoblast and fetal membranes in normal pregnancy, as well as in parturition.

    The primary focus is the conduct of original research with a strong interdisciplinary component. The team includes maternal-fetal medicine specialists, neonatologists, geneticists, other pathologists, scientists, as well as residents and fellows. The applicant is expected to lead a clinical pathological conference, and teach surgical pathology of the placenta to residents, fellows, and other members of the research team.

    Impeccable written and oral communication skills are required to disseminate results of research at scientific meetings and to write scientific papers. The applicant will supervise laboratory staff which provides support for gross and surgical pathology.

    The Placental Pathology Unit offers an exceptional opportunity for academic growth for individuals committed to the pursuit of excellence. Applications from the U.S and non-U.S. graduates are welcome. Tenure and non-tenure track positions are available.

    Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals should send:

    • a curriculum vitae,
    • a separate statement summarizing their experience and professional contributions,
    • and a list of three references to:

    Sonia S. Hassan, M.D.
    Associate Dean for Maternal, Perinatal and Child Health
    Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Email: mpch@med.wayne.edu




     
    PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, CA
    (posted 10-13-2013)

    The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine are seeking a Pediatric Pathologist at the Assistant/Associate or Full Professor level as a full-time faculty member with Research, clinical service, and teaching responsibilities.

    The candidate must hold a MD or MD/PhD degree, be eligible for an unrestricted California Medical License, and be Board Certified in AP or AP/CP. The successful candidate will participate and help develop collaborative research programs, as well as teach medical students, residents and fellows. This position is open rank; salary and appointment rank will be commensurate with the applicant's experience and training. Applicants who are board certified in Pediatric Pathology are strongly preferred, but relevant subspecialty boards with strong pediatric experience will also be considered.

    Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children's hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the prestigious US News & World Report Honor Roll. Children's Hospital is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States. The hospital is also one of America's premier teaching hospitals through its affiliation since 1932 with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine currently comprises 17 full-time faculty and over 200 hospital staff. The Clinical Pathology Laboratory performs over 1.2 million laboratory assays annually. USC is an EO/AA Employer.

    Send correspondence by email and/or regular mail including curriculum vitae, a statement describing experience and interest, and three references to:

    Alexander R. Judkins, MD
    Pathologist-in-Chief
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
    Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    4650 Sunset Blvd., MS #43
    Los Angeles, CA 90027
    Phone: 323-361-5917
    Email: dprosak@chla.usc.edu




     
    PEDIATRIC-PERINATAL PATHOLOGIST
    Calgary Laboratory Services
    Alberta Children's Hospital
    Calgary, AB
    CANADA
    (posted 10-10-2013)

    Calgary Laboratory Services (CLS) and the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine (DPLM) are seeking a qualified Anatomic Pathologist with Fellowship subspecialty training or equivalent experience in Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology. Candidates must have strong references and possess a strong track record of collegiality with co-workers. The successful candidate will join four other pediatric pathologists within our current group of 90+ laboratory physicians and scientists.

    CLS is a multi-site, regionalized laboratory providing comprehensive laboratory services to Calgary and surrounding communities. CLS processes >20,000,000 tests, 120,000 surgical specimens, 245,000 gynecologic cytology specimens, and 10,000 non-gynecologic cytology specimens annually. The Pediatric Pathology service, based at the beautiful new Alberta Children’s Hospital (ACH), reports > 4,500 surgicals including placentas (excludes tonsils and hernia sacs) and ~ 300 pediatric/perinatal autopsies each year. Successful candidates must have recent experience in a high volume setting with a similar case complexity. CLS is an independent, but publically funded organization that is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alberta Health Services (AHS), and is affiliated with the University of Calgary (U of C). The successful candidate will receive a Clinical Faculty appointment. The CLS and DPLM offer residency training programs in Anatomic Pathology, General Pathology and Neuropathology, as well as Fellowship training in subspecialty areas within Anatomic Pathology, including pediatric-perinatal pathology.

    Calgary, host of the 1988 Winter Olympic Games, is located within an hour's drive of the Rocky Mountains, and within a half day's drive of eight national parks. There are many opportunities for indoor and outdoor activities (three nearby UNESCO World Heritage Sites, world class athletic facilities, and many cultural events).

    Job Summary & Responsibilities
    Each Anatomic Pathologist takes direction from, and reports to the ACH Site Leader as well as the Clinical Section Chief, Anatomic Pathology/Cytopathology, who in turn reports to the Vice President Medical Operations (CLS) and Zone Clinical Department Head (AHS). Pediatric Pathologists must maintain the highest possible standards of practice including prompt delivery of services to match established performance indicators and turn-around times, must actively participate in such activities as quality assurance, quality control and quality improvement programs, must provide on-call services, and must actively participate in undergraduate and postgraduate medical teaching. The successful candidate must actively participate in collaborative and clinical research and must provide service, academic, and administrative leadership for the perinatal and placental pathology services.

    Qualifications
    Qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta, and certification in Anatomic Pathology or General Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology (AP/CP) by the American Board of Pathology as well as high quality subspecialty Fellowship training/expertise in Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology.

    Compensation
    CLS provides an excellent remuneration package including relocation assistance. Alberta has the lowest provincial income tax in Canada and Albertans pay no provincial sales tax. Options to function as either a contractor with or an employee of CLS exist. Starting remuneration is commensurate with the level of fellowship training and experience. Remuneration range for an Anatomic Pathologist in Alberta is $329,696 to $383,525 (Canadian dollars).

    Position is open until a suitable candidate is found.

    Interested persons meeting the above qualifications should forward their curriculum vitae and contact information of three referees to:

    James R. Wright, Jr., MD, PhD
    Professor and Head
    Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    9-3535 Research Road NW
    Calgary, AB T2L 2K8
    CANADA
    Phone: (905) 521-2100 ext. 76295
    Fax: (905) 577-8468
    Email: jim.wright@cls.ab.ca

    and

    Email: carol.burrows@cls.ab.ca

    For more information about Calgary Laboratory Services please click here.

    For more information about the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine please click here.

    All interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Calgary Laboratory Services respects, appreciates and encourages diversity.

    Please note that all employees new to CLS must provide a criminal records check in compliance with the Protection for Persons in Care Act.




     
    ACADEMIC PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program
    McMaster University
    Hamilton, ON
    CANADA
    (posted 9-1-2013)

    A position in Pediatric/Perinatal Anatomical Pathology will become available in the Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program (HRLMP) and the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine at McMaster University, due to an upcoming retirement. This full-time appointment presents an excellent opportunity for an experienced academic pediatric pathologist or a recent graduate currently completing a Pediatric Pathology fellowship. McMaster Children’s Hospital serves a catchment area of over 2 million people and is the second largest children’s hospital in Ontario. McMaster Children’s Hospital is a member in good standing with the Children’s Oncology Group, an organization devoted exclusively to pediatric cancer research and participates in both therapeutic and biology trials. The successful candidate will share service responsibilities with two other full-time pediatric pathologists as part of a larger regional Anatomic Pathology group with expertise in all pathology subspecialties, including Neuropathology and Forensic Pathology. The Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine is active in both undergraduate and postgraduate trainee teaching and members are expected to participate in research activities. The successful candidate will be presented for a faculty appointment and academic rank will be determined by the qualifications of the applicant.

    Applicants must be certified in Anatomical Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent and must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Only applicants with experience in pediatric and perinatal pathology or subspecialty training will be considered.

    The City of Hamilton has a population of 500,000 and is home to six friendly and family-oriented communities. Nestled against the picturesque Niagara escarpment on the western edge of Lake Ontario, Hamilton enjoys a warm Carolinian climate. A relaxed, culturally diverse atmosphere with excellent schools makes Hamilton an attractive place for families. It is close to abundant recreational opportunities including wineries, theatres, sailing and cottage country, as well as to the cities of Toronto, Niagara Falls and New York State.

    Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three referees to:

    Dr. Vina Alexopoulou
    Director of Anatomical Pathology and Deputy Chief
    Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program
    McMaster University, HSC 2N19
    1200 Main Street West
    Hamilton ON L8N 3Z5
    CANADA
    Phone: (905) 521-2100 ext. 76295
    Fax: (905) 577-8468
    Email: purser@hhsc.ca

    All interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program and McMaster University are committed to employment equity and welcome applications from all qualified persons.




     
    PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGIST
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Nashville, TN
    (posted 9-1-2013)

    The Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine seeks a Pediatric Pathologist who is board certified in Pediatric Pathology (or eligible for certification) and eligible for medical licensure in the State of Tennessee to join our pediatric pathology group. Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with the experience and expertise of the successful candidate. Clinical and translational research opportunities are abundant within the collaborative and collegial Vanderbilt environment. Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt University are experiencing expansion in many areas with a top 20 cancer center, multifaceted organ and stem cell transplant programs, and expansion of educational programs, clinical and translational research, and basic science programs.

    Located in the heart Nashville, Tennessee, Vanderbilt University is one of the nation's leading research and teaching institutions with undergraduate medical programs contiguous on the same campus. Nashville, the capital of Tennessee, is a growing cosmopolitan area with a population exceeding 1 million, diverse entertainment, excellent schools, and ready access to outdoor activities.

    For additional information regarding the department and the hospitals please click any of the following links:

    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Vanderbilt University

    Applicants are requested to send a C.V., letter of interest, and the names and addresses of three references to:

    Hernan Correa, M.D.
    Medical Director of Pediatric Pathology
    Associate Professor of Pathology
    The Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
    11219 Doctor's Office Tower
    2200 Children's Way
    Nashville, TN 37232
    Phone: 615-936-7818
    Fax: 615-936-7828

    Vanderbilt University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer












  • Chief/Director
    Pathologist
    Fellowship