Job Opportunity: Academic Renal Pathologist
Posted by: The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Date: August 15th, 2019
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center invites applications for a full-time academic position in the Renal Pathology Section. Candidates must be board-certified/board eligible and qualified for an unrestricted California medical license. The successful candidate will join a group of five renal pathologists supporting the clinical and academic missions of one of the largest quaternary care hospitals in the United States. Candidates with secondary interest in another pathology subspecialty are also welcome to apply.
The Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Renal Pathology Section receives over 3600 adult and pediatric native and transplant renal biopsies annually from the Medical Center and surrounding communities. The Cedars-Sinai kidney transplant program is one of the most active and highly ranked in the country. All faculty participate in resident, student and fellow education and conduct independent and collaborative basic, translational or clinical research. Collaborations involve academic and community nephrologists both locally and internationally. Research is supported by department, medical center and federal research grants.
Cedars-Sinai is an 886 bed medical care facility located at the junction of West Hollywood and Beverly Hills, and is the largest private not-for-profit provider of health care on the West Coast, serving more than 9 million people in Los Angeles County. The Department of Pathology includes 48 clinical and 10 research faculty members, a residency program and 8 clinical fellowships, including a renal pathology fellowship. Clinical faculty are employed by Beverly Pathology, an independently contracted pathology group under the Cedars-Sinai Medical Foundation providing exclusive pathology services to the Medical Center.
Current fellows and experienced renal pathologists are welcome to apply (all ranks), and all faculty hold academic appointments in the Cedars-Sinai Health System Professorial Program.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae using the following web site:
The RPS promotes excellence in diagnosis, fosters basic, clinical and translational research, encourages training and education in renal disease, sponsors US based and international conferences and symposia, and brings news and updates pertaining to renal pathology to its members around the world.
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