ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF CLINICAL PATHOLOGY (Transfusion Medicine)
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Location: Los Angeles, California
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine are actively seeking a full-time faculty member for a Transfusion Medicine physician with research, clinical service, and teaching responsibilities. This position is at the Assistant/Associate Professor level; salary is commensurate with qualifications, experience, and scholarly accomplishments.
Applicants must have an MD, MD/PhD, or DO degree, have a CA medical license upon hire, and have demonstrated excellence in clinical care, translational research, and education. American Board of Pathology certification/eligibility in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine or significant clinical experience in transfusion medicine is required. The Transfusion Medicine section includes a Transfusion Service with annual volumes of 18,000 blood transfusions, Therapeutic Apheresis Services with 550 cases (including stem cell harvests, extracorporeal photopheresis, plasma and red exchange), and Blood Donor Center with 12,000 whole blood donors and 2,000 platelet donors. The position’s responsibilities will include Transfusion Medicine/Apheresis consults and procedures and blood bank and blood donor center physician coverage. Excellent opportunities for collaborative research exist in conjunction with our Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology as well as the Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases.
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. CHLA and USC greatly values diversity and is committed to building a vibrant and culturally diverse community of faculty that best reflects the patients and families that we serve. Individuals from underrepresented groups in medicine are especially encouraged to apply.
Send correspondence by email and/or regular mail including curriculum vitae, a statement describing experience and interest, and three references to:
Alexander R. Judkins, M.D. Pathologist-in-Chief c/o Anne Louit, MBA Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, MS #43 4650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children's hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the prestigious US News & World Report Honor Roll. Children's Hospital is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States. The hospital is also one of America's premier teaching hospitals through its affiliation since 1932 with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. CHLA and USC are equal opportunity/ affirmative action employers. The department greatly values diversity and is committed to building a vibrant and culturally diverse community of faculty that best reflects the patients and families that we serve. Individuals from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
AABB (Association for the Advancement of Blood & Biotherapies) is an international, not-for-profit organization representing individuals and institutions involved in the fields of transfusion medicine and biotherapies. The Association works collaboratively
to advance the field through the development and delivery of standards, accreditation and education programs. AABB is dedicated to its mission of improving lives by making transfusion medicine and biotherapies safe, available and effective worldwide.