Pediatric and Perinatal Pathologist

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is recruiting for an academic pediatric pathologist with subspecialty fellowship training in pediatric pathology. Candidates must possess an MD, DO, or MD/PhD degree, be board certified or eligible in anatomic pathology or AP/CP, and be qualified for unrestricted licensure for the practice of medicine in Wisconsin.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the Assistant/Associate/Professor level (non-tenure, clinical health sciences track) and will have responsibilities in surgical and autopsy pathology. She/he will perform pediatric autopsies including postmortem examination of perinatal cases. Surgical pathology activities will focus on pediatric and perinatal cases, especially placentas and tumors of childhood.

The appointee will work closely with clinical and research groups at the American Family Children’s Hospital and the UW Carbone Cancer Center. Ample opportunities exist for collaborative clinical, translational and basic research projects. The laboratory processes approximately 50,000 surgical pathology cases per year, 3500 of which are from pediatric patients. Approximately 35 pediatric/perinatal autopsies are performed annually. The University of Wisconsin Medical Center is a tertiary care center with comprehensive programs in cancer and transplantation.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the mission of the department via active participation in research and teaching programs, training of residents, fellows, and medical students, mentoring of trainees and participation in continuing medical education programs.

The department emphasizes a healthy work-life balance and strives to provide a supportive work environment. It is committed to the growth and advancement of its members and offers nationally recognized faculty involved in a robust mentoring program and a wide variety of professional development opportunities.

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