Westchester Medical Center- Valhalla, NY
Westchester Medical Center seeks two full-time AP/CP or AP board-certified pathologists. The candidates are expected to have strong general and oncologic surgical pathology diagnostic skills. One of them is expected to have advanced training/experience in breast pathology while the other candidate is expected to have advanced training/experience in cytopathology. Additional training/expertise in other major surgical pathology areas including pulmonary/lung pathology, uropathology, transplant pathology, GYN pathology, dermatopathology, etc. would be a plus but not an absolute requirement. The candidates are expected to work closely with other pathologists in the department to share FNA adequacy and weekly call coverage. The department has a current team of pathologists and Ph.D.s providing a full spectrum of clinical services in a tertiary care academic medical center including neuropathology, GI/liver pathology, GYN pathology, uropathology, hematopathology, pediatric and perinatal pathology, renal pathology, hematology, clinical chemistry, microbiology, HLA, flow cytometry, molecular pathology, blood bank & transfusion medicine, biochemical genetics, and cytogenetics. The department also offers ACGME accredited pathology residency training for 12 residents in either a combined or single track in anatomic and clinical pathology.
Along with a high level of diagnostic abilities, the candidates are expected to have excellent organizational, interpersonal, communication, and teaching skills. They will be actively involved in teaching medical students, and supervision and training of pathology residents, and other house staff in pathology. Scholarly activity is also expected as reasonably possible in collaboration with clinical colleagues or other basic science researchers/faculty at the affiliated New York Medical College. Successful candidates will also have an academic faculty appointment in the Department of Pathology at New York Medical College at the rank commensurate with the level of candidate’s experience and scholarly activities.
Applicants must have an MD/DO, MD/Ph.D., or foreign equivalent degree and must possess or be eligible for an unrestricted medical license and appropriate Certificates of Qualification in New York State. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in anatomic and clinical pathology, or in anatomic pathology through the American Board of Pathology.
The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level I, Level II and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, home care services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.
Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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