Blood Systems Research Institute (BSRI) (www.bsrisf.org), a University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) affiliate, is seeking an infectious disease epidemiologist or transfusion medicine investigator focused on health outcomes research. This is a faculty position at the Assistant Investigator level or higher depending on experience with primary appointment at BSRI, and joint appointment at UCSF. Research space will be located at BSRI as part of a collaborative team focused on blood safety and transfusion epidemiology. We are seeking an energetic individual who can lead a program in donor and/or recipient infection outcomes research, synthesizing the resources of BSRI, Blood Systems, Inc. and UCSF. In particular, we are seeking a candidate who can lead projects in arbovirus infections in donors and other emerging agents which may threaten the blood supply. The successful applicant will focus on projects in traditional and molecular epidemiology research into blood donors and/or blood recipients (demographics, risk behaviors, health status, clinical care) from studies conducted in the USA and internationally. BSRI offers a competitive recruitment package including substantial ongoing career development support.
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Blood Systems Research Institute (BSRI) is dedicated to advancing transfusion quality worldwide through scientific research, education and the promotion of evidence-based policies.
In the 50 years since our inception, BSRI has grown from a handful of researchers in the basement of Irwin Memorial Blood Bank to a distinguished institute engaged in research ranging from blood donor epidemiology to... cellular therapy to virus discovery.
Following the tradition of our founder, Herbert Perkins, M.D., BSRI continues under the leadership of Director, Michael P. Busch, MD, PhD, to support the education and training of the next generation of researchers through fellowships, internships, mentoring and classes conducted in San Francisco and around the world.
Though the times have changed, our mission remains the same – an adequate and safe blood supply for all.