The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology of the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a fulltime anatomic, ABP board certified/eligible pathologist with a primary focus in gastrointestinal and liver pathology by formal fellowship training and/or significant practice experience. Subspecialty board certification or significant experience in cytopathology with fine needle aspiration or pediatric pathology is preferred. Candidates with an interest in digital pathology including experience in telecytopathology are encouraged to apply. Leadership opportunities in education and institutional biobanking exist for qualified candidates. Academic rank, compensation and appointment type will be based on qualifications and experience. Candidates must have demonstrated ability in teaching and in scholarly productivity. Minimum requirements are an M.D or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certified or board eligible in AP or AP/CP, completion of an ACGME-accredited pathology residency training and a gastrointestinal fellowship program or demonstrated experience in this subspecialty at an academic institution.
This candidate will spend significant time on a busy gastrointestinal and liver pathology service as a member of a team covering this area. Clinical duties include signing out adult and pediatric gastrointestinal pathology cases, primarily luminal and pancreatobiliary cases. Interest and/or experience in hepatic pathology is an asset. Ideal candidate will also be able to participate in the rapid onsite assessment cytology service utilizing telecytopathology and signout complex endobronchial and endoscopic ultrasound guided aspiration cytology cases. Signout responsibilities, resident supervision, on-call duties and conferences are shared with other members of the anatomic pathology faculty.
Candidates will also participate in medical student, resident and fellow education, and are encouraged to pursue a research program that will lead to a national/international reputation of excellence. Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research expertise. Preferred candidates will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents, fellows and faculty.
The University of Minnesota is a large and diverse university and medical school with a large subspecialty practice plan of over 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, University of Minnesota Physicians. The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology is home to a large number of anatomic and clinical pathology faculty as well as many basic science faculty involved in research, undergraduate and graduate education. The department also has an ACGME approved residency program and eight ACGME approved fellowships, including cytopathology. More information about the department can be found at http://www.med.umn.edu/pathology/.
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