The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) and the Department of Pathology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine seek a doctoral scientist at the level of assistant, associate or full professor to join one of the largest pediatric pathology and laboratory medicine departments in the United States.
The successful candidate will join an experienced professional staff of approximately 25 pathologists and doctoral scientists. Building upon an already premier program, the candidate has the opportunity to grow the academic mission of the department by providing excellent clinical care, education and/or research.
Qualifications include PhD or MD degree with board certification in Clinical Chemistry or Clinical Pathology; experience in basic and select specialty chemistry, blood gases, urinalysis, basic hematology, and decentralized testing. All qualified candidates are considered, preference is given to candidates with five or more years of increasing responsibilities in scientific and administrative management of a clinical chemistry laboratory area(s).
The Department of Pathology accessions over 11,000 surgical specimens and performs over 100 autopsies per year. The clinical laboratories have a volume of >3 million tests per year and include a robust outreach program. The Institute for Genomic Medicine clinical laboratory processes 7,000 specimens a year and is integrated with clinical laboratories and the Research Institute.
An active ACGME accredited fellowship program in pediatric pathology is an integral part of the NCH Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and we support training in cytogenetics and molecular genetics. The Research Institute and the NCH Department of Pathology are home to one of the world’s largest pediatric biobanks supporting the Children’s Oncology Group, and the pediatric component of the Cooperative Human Tissue Network, as well as several other externally funded biobanking initiatives.
Ranked in the top 10 children's hospitals on U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-17 “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare networks providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s, also ranked among the Top 10 on Parents magazine’s 2013 “Best Children’s Hospitals” list, has a medical staff of 1,100 and over 10,000 employees providing state-of-the-art pediatric care for 1.2 million patient visits annually.
The Research Institute is ranked sixth nationally in NIH funding to free-standing children’s hospitals. Research programs are organized into 12 multidisciplinary Centers of Emphasis structured to encourage collaboration, facilitate team science and foster creativity.
Inquiries and nominations are encouraged. Please contact Kamran Badizadegan M.D., Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and submit your CV via email: Kamran.Badizadegan@nationwidechildrens.org
Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 list of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. ...Nationwide Children’s has a staff of nearly 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists.
The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded free-standing pediatric research facilities in the U.S., supporting basic, clinical, translational and health services research at Nationwide Children’s. The Research Institute encompasses three research facilities totaling 525,000 square feet dedicated to research.