Physician - Pathology

Kansas City, MO 64108

Specialty Pathology
Profession Physician

PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY POSITION -Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine,

                                           Childrens Mercy Kansas City


The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (DPLM) at Childrens Mercy Kansas City is seeking a M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. or D.O. board-certified or board-eligible Pediatric Pathologist.

Interested individuals must be Diplomate of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic Pathology/ Clinical Pathology or AP and a pathology subspecialty. Preference will be given to a Board-certified or Board-eligible in Pediatric Pathology; applicants with demonstrated experience or training in Pediatric Pathology without board certification may also be considered for this position. The successful candidate will be responsible for signing out pediatric surgical pathology cases, non-gyn cytopathology and autopsies.   Individuals with special interest or training in Hematopathology and/or Dermatopathology are specially encouraged to apply.

Childrens Mercy Kansas City is the largest standalone, tertiary care, pediatric health care organization in Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas.   The hospital is a level 1 trauma center and has very active bone marrow, heart, kidney and liver transplant programs. The DPLM provides numerous collaborative research opportunities with various clinical sections and research laboratories including genetics and world-class pediatric genome center which performs cutting edge research and diagnostic tests such as exome and whole genome sequencing. The hospital has academic affiliations with UMKC (University of Missouri at Kansas City) and KUMC (Kansas University Medical Center) with training and educational programs (Residency and Fellowship) in most pediatric specialties, including American Board of Pathology rotating residents. The department has established ACGME-accredited Pediatric Pathology and American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics accredited Fellowship training programs.

The candidate must be eligible for an active, unrestricted Missouri and Kansas medical licenses. Academic appointment will be at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor (non-tenure-track) in the Department of Pathology at The University of Missouri Kansas City. The candidate is expected to contribute to educational and scholarly activities in the Department of Pathology based at Childrens Mercy Hospital Adele Hall campus.

Academic rank and competitive salary will be commensurate with experience. A comprehensive and highly competitive benefit Faculty package is included with the appointment.

Candidates should send a curriculum vitae, a minimum of three professional references and personal statement of professional goals to or apply online to:

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