Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical - Clinical Pathology - Director of Transfusion Medicine
University of Miami Health System
Location: Miami, Florida
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: R100064508
Director of Transfusion Medicine
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
MIAMI, FLORIDA (USA). The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level (non-tenure, clinical-educator track) as the Director of Transfusion Medicine.
The ideal candidate will have at least 5 to 7 years’ experience in Transfusion Medicine. As a Director of Transfusion Medicine for a large tertiary hospital, the selected individual will have responsibility and authority for all medical and technical policies, processes, and procedures and for the consultative and support services that relate to the care and safety of patients/donors to advance the academic mission of the institutions. Joining a group of transfusion medicine specialists, the candidate will also help cover all transfusion medicine related activities in two large hospital systems. Responsibilities for the position are with the University of Miami network of hospitals and clinics (UHealth System) and the flagship county hospitals of Miami-Dade County (Jackson Health System). If interested, there are opportunities in other laboratory specialty areas such as coagulation, diagnostic management team, informatics, etc. The candidate should be energetic, creative, effective, inclusive, and a leader in all respects.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is subspecialized and works closely with the University of Miami Sylvester Cancer Center and Jackson Memorial Hospital and Health System in providing excellent patient care. UHealth and Jackson Health System are world-renowned, not-for profit multispecialty national referral centers with a mission of optimal patient care combined with excellence in teaching and research. Opportunities to collaborate with funded researchers are numerous. The successful candidate will be joining an excellent family of 49 subspecialized faculty that is caring, committed, and dedicated. In addition to a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, this is an outstanding opportunity to practice in Miami, a highly desired area with rich culture, diversity, weather, vegetation, and opportunities for outdoor activities.
Candidates must possess an M.D or D.O. degree, board certification in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine, and have fellowship training or equivalent experience in Clinical Pathology. Must be licensed or eligible to practice medicine in the State of Florida.
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UHealth – University of Miami Health System delivers leading-edge patient care by the region’s best doctors, powered by the groundbreaking research of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. As South Florida’s only university-based medical system, UHealth is a vital component of the community that is leading the next generation of health care. UHealth combines exceptional patient care, breakthrough research, and novel education to create an innovative approach to health care. Within the UHealth system, patients can participate in clinical trials and benefit from the latest discoveries that are fast-tracked from the laboratory to the bedside. UHealth is made up of more than 1,800 providers and scientists who are highly trained specialists focused on providing state-of-the-art medical care. From diagnosis to treatment and follow-up, physicians work in teams to deliver care that is tailored to each patient. UHealth – University of Miami Health System is ranked among the best hospitals in the region by 2022-23 by U.S. News & World Report, earning High Performing ratings for 11 areas of care. Hospitals that earned a High Performing rating were significantly better ...than the national average, as measured by factors such as patient outcomes, complication rates, patient experience, and level of nursing care.
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.