Physician - Pathology

Little Rock, AR 72202

Specialty Pathology
Profession Physician

Arkansas Childrens Hospital in conjunction with the Department of Pathology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is recruiting a full-time pediatric pathologist to join a cohesive, collaborative group of academic pathologists. Additional subspecialty interest in molecular pathology or transfusion medicine is preferred. The position is located at Arkansas Childrens Hospital, a long-time clinical and teaching affiliate of UAMS.  The two institutions coordinate clinical services, educational programs and research initiatives among pediatric and university faculty.

The 25,000 ft2 laboratory employs over 100 technical and administrative staff that provide standard of care and esoteric laboratory services to the hospital and the community.  Annual laboratory volumes are 1,000,000 clinical pathology tests, 4,000-6,000 surgical pathology cases and 20-30 autopsies.  In alignment with clinical program expansion, ACH has a supportive environment for clinical research and innovation, including the support of a comprehensive research institute on-site.  Clinical program expansion, which includes an autism center of excellence, behavioral health, population health, a substance abuse center, telemedicine, and transplantation services, offers numerous opportunities for the applicant to fulfill their research and collaborative endeavors while providing a readily manageable scope of clinical service duties.  ACH administrative leadership is very supportive of laboratory services and has invested substantial resources to grow clinical, educational, and research capabilities.

The successful applicant should be a) AP/CP Board certified with fellowship training and Board certification or eligibility in pediatric pathology and transfusion medicine or molecular genetic pathology, or b) AP Board certified with fellowship training and Board certification or eligibility in pediatric pathology and molecular genetic pathology.  Academic rank, track, and salary will be commensurate with experience. 

* UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.