Society for Pediatric Pathology
April 19, 2019

PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY POSITION -Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Children's Mercy Kansas City

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (DPLM) at Children’s Mercy Kansas City is seeking a M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. or D.O. board-certified or board-eligible Pediatric Pathologist.

Children’s Mercy Kansas City is the largest standalone, tertiary care, pediatric health care organization in Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas. The hospital is a level 1 trauma center and has very active bone marrow, heart, kidney and liver transplant programs. The DPLM provides numerous collaborative research opportunities with various clinical sections and research laboratories including genetics and world-class genome center which performs cutting edge research and diagnostic tests such as exome and whole genome sequencing. The hospital has academic affiliations with UMKC (University of Missouri at Kansas City) and KUMC (Kansas University Medical Center) with training and educational programs (Residency and Fellowship) in most pediatric specialties, including American Board of Pathology and American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics accredited Fellowship training programs.

Interested individuals must be Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology and should be Board-certified or Board-eligible in Pediatric Pathology. In addition to pediatric surgical pathology, preference will be given to a candidate with special interest in developing pediatric clinical pathology skills with emphasis in medical hematology and surgical hematopathology. The successful candidate will mostly be responsible for signing out pediatric surgical pathology cases, and will have dedicated time to provide pediatric clinical pathology/laboratory medicine services.

The candidate must be eligible for an active, unrestricted Missouri and Kansas medical licenses. Academic appointment will be at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor (non-tenure-track) in the Department of Pathology at The University of Missouri Kansas City. The candidate is expected to contribute to educational and scholarly activities in the Department of Pathology based at Children’s Mercy Hospital.

Academic rank and competitive salary will be commensurate with experience. A comprehensive and highly competitive benefit Faculty package is included with the appointment.

Candidates should send a curriculum vitae, a minimum of three professional references and personal statement of professional goals to:

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