The Center of Excellence for Women's Healthcare at Magee-Women's Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, is seeking a full-time pathologist exclusively for the perinatal pathology service. The position is in a collegial environment within the Department of Pathology at the Magee-Women's Hospital of UPMC . The perinatal pathology service includes the autopsy service and placental pathology for UPMC Magee-Women's Hospital. There are approximately 80 autopsies and 2500 surgicals. This position is supplemented by a 30 percent effort by the director of the service. Ample opportunities for research exist within the Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, which houses the most advanced technologies available for basic and translational research, including state-of-the-art facilities in molecular diagnostics and cytogenetics. While the primary focus of this position is service, a research program that interfaces with the outstanding clinical faculty in ultrasound, neonatal and maternal-fetal medicine is highly desirable. The position is available July 1, 2018 or possibly sooner. Academic rank open rank (tenure/nontenure) and commensurate with experience. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Males/Females/Veterans/Disabled"
Internal Number: 154894
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