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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Chief, Clinical Pathology, Grady Health System Associate/ Full Professor in Atlanta, Georgia

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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the School of Medicine at Emory University is seeking applications for a Chief of Clinical Pathology and Medical Director of the Clinical Laboratories at Grady Health System. The position is at the Associate or Full Professor level, on the clinical track or tenure track as commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications. Applicants must possess an M.D. with board certification in clinical pathology. Applicants with additional board certification in hematopathology are strongly encouraged to apply. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with experience in academic clinical laboratory operations. Successful applicants will also be expected to contribute to teaching at the professional and graduate levels.

Grady Health System consists of Grady Memorial Hospital and several surrounding neighborhood clinics. Grady Memorial Hospital is the largest hospital in Georgia, with over 900 beds, and houses one of the busiest emergency departments and Level I trauma centers in the country. The health system also is the site of internationally recognized centers of excellence for infectious disease, burns, stroke and sickle cell disease. The Grady Health System clinical laboratories include a broad scope of laboratory disciplines, including chemistry, toxicology, microbiology, immunology, molecular pathology, hematology, flow cytometry, coagulation, urinalysis, blood banking, transfusion medicine, laboratory informatics and point-of-care testing. The clinical laboratories are one of the largest hospital laboratory systems in the US, performing over 13 million billable tests and managing 27 thousand transfused blood products per year. The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine of Emory University is one of the largest training centers for pathologists in the United States. As such, it offers unique and exciting teaching, clinical service, and research environments with programs in Hematopathology, Clinical Immunology, Informatics, Molecular Diagnostics, Flow Cytometry, Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine, and Special Coagulation.

Candidates should apply online and submit (1) a letter indicating their research interests and future goals (2) curriculum vitae and copies of up to three significant publications, and (3) three letters of recommendation

Inquiries can be sent to: John D. Roback, MD PhD

To receive full consideration applications must be received by May 1st, 2022.

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Job Number 83720

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Pathology: Admin

Campus Location (For Posting) : City Atlanta

Location : Name Grady Hospital

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

Required Documents Cover letter, List of 3 Recommenders, Research Interests