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April 18, 2019

Academic Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine Pathologist - Director of Medical Laboratories - University of Tennessee-Memphis

ACADEMIC BLOOD BANK AND TRANSFUSION MEDICINE
DIRECTOR OF MEDICAL LABORATORIES
LEBONHEUR CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL
METHODIST LEBONHEUR HEALTH SYSTEM


The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Methodist Le Bonheur Health system and its professional pathology group University of Tennessee-Memphis Pathology Group (UT-MPG) is inviting applications for Blood bank/transfusion medicine pathologist and Director of Medical Laboratories at LeBonheur Children’s Hospital. The ideal candidate will be academically oriented and fellowship trained in blood bank/transfusion medicine, ideally with three years training. Outstanding communication skills and enthusiasm to work collaboratively with the pathology and laboratory team is necessary. Additional training or interest in Molecular Pathology and/or Clinical Biochemistry is desirable. We have a world class and rapidly expanding heart transplantation service, which requires competency in blood products preparation and apheresis. Biochemical Genetics testing and whole genome and exome sequencing components of the laboratory are in various phases of development. There is a culture of commitment to clinical service and excellence in teaching. There are opportunities to work collaboratively with the adult transfusion service and stem cell transplantation program. The successful candidate will hold the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). Significant opportunities are available to get involved in academic activities throughout the UTHSC campus and with Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital.


UTHSC Pathology is a rapidly expanding academic department and consists of the divisions of Anatomic, Clinical, Translational and Experimental Pathology. There is an active residency program with mandated rotations at LeBonheur Children’s Hospital. Memphis is a continuously growing medium-sized city with an attractive 4-season climate and an international reputation for its local culture. It consistently scores very highly on national measures of affordability. There are many attractive diverse residential neighborhoods catering to all tastes, and an excellent range of local schools.


Please submit curriculum vitae to:
Mahul B. Amin, M.D.
President, UT Memphis Pathology Group
Professor and Chairman
UTHSC Gerwin Chair for Cancer Research
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
(901) 448-7020 (office)
Email: mamin5@uthsc.edu


The University of Tennessee does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities and benefits.

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