Pathologist, Associate Chief
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (USA).
VA Boston Healthcare System’s Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service seeks a full-time pathologist BC in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology to serve as Associate Chief of the Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service. Expertise and/or fellowship in Surgical Pathology required; Cytopathology and/or surgical pathology subspecialty preferred.
Provide Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology case review/reporting, autopsy procedures/reporting, and attend the principal tumor boards. Participate in teaching, research, and clinical activities co-sponsored by Boston University Medical Center and Harvard Medical School. Opportunity for academic appointment commensurate with experience.
Join a collegial and collaborative group of 10 experienced pathologists with laboratories and/or outpatient phlebotomy stations at West Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, Brockton, Causeway, Lowell and Bedford.
The Anatomic Pathology Division includes Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology, Dermatopathology, Hematopathology, Neuropathology, Autopsy, Histology lab, and Immunohistochemistry lab. The Clinical Pathology Division includes Blood Bank, Chemistry and Toxicology, Flow Cytometry, Hematology, Immunology, Microbiology, Point of Care testing, and Send-out testing.
The Service performs 3,000,000+ tests p/year and is accredited by the Joint Commission, the AABB and the FDA. The Anatomic Pathology Division accessions approximately 10,000 surgical pathology specimens, 7,000 cytology specimens, and 20 autopsies p/year. Provides specialized reference laboratory tests to seven other sites within Veterans Integrated Service Network VISN1, including immunohistochemistry lab, flow cytometry lab, Cytopathology, Dermatopathology, and Hematopathology. Provide Quality Management, Informatics and Telepathology support.
Requires a full, active and unrestricted license in any state and U.S. Citizenship.
Recruitment or relocation incentive may be authorized. In addition to competitive pay, we offer a generous benefits package. Visit: www.opm.gov/healthcare-insurance
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to:
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