The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic Florida is actively recruiting a Transfusion Medicine physician to join our rapidly growing section. We desire a candidate with experience, a strong knowledge base and an area of a developed skill set in Transfusion Medicine. Areas of special interest may include Apheresis, Blood Bank related informatics/telapheresis, Stem cell collections,/Cell therapy, Regenerative medicine, or immunohematology with experience with molecular techniques. This fourth member will be expected to make contributions to our patient care, educational and scholarly mission.
The Transfusion Medicine service at Mayo Clinic in Florida supports a 300-bed tertiary care hospital, which includes general adult medicine and multiple complex specialty practices, including hematology/oncology, solid organ and stem cell transplantation, neurology, and cardiology. Approximately 24,000 blood products are transfused and approximately 2,000 apheresis procedures are performed annually. The Transfusion Medicine service supports stem cell processing, storage, and infusion for transplant as well as collection and processing of commercial and clinical trial immune effector cell products. The successful candidate will have an MD, MD/PhD or equivalent degree, be board-certified in clinical pathology and transfusion medicine, and be eligible for Florida medical licensure and academic rank at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science. At least three years of experience in cell therapy is preferred and additional expertise with clinical informatics and/or molecular pathology is highly desirable. Well-qualified candidates early in their career with strong research experience will also be considered. The selected candidate will participate in teaching residents and fellows, engage in scholarly activities, work in a team-oriented manner, and undertake leadership responsibilities as needed. Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!