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The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine are actively seeking a full-time faculty member for Director of Transfusion Medicine with clinical service, research, and teaching responsibilities. This position is at the Associate or Full Professor level; salary is commensurate with qualifications, experience and scholarly accomplishments.
Applicants must have an MD, MD/PhD, or DO degree, have a CA medical license upon hire and have demonstrated excellence in clinical care, translational research and education.Â American Board of Pathology certification in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine or significant clinical experience in transfusion medicine is required.Â The Transfusion Medicine section includes another full-time faculty and a nurse practitioner position and directs a Transfusion Service with 18,000 annual blood transfusions, Apheresis Service with 550 cases annually, and Blood Donor Center with 12,000 whole blood donors and 2000 platelet donors.Â In addition to clinical responsibilities including Transfusion Medicine/Apheresis consults and procedures, and blood bank and blood donor center physician coverage, this position will provide clinical and academic leadership for CHLAâs Transfusion Medicine program.Â Excellent opportunities for collaborative research exist in conjunction with our Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology, as well as the Childrenâs Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases.
Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children's hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the prestigious US News & World Report Honor Roll.Â Children's Hospital is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States. The hospital is also one of America's premier teaching hospitals through its affiliation since 1932 with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit www.CHLA.org. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn, or visit our blog: www.WeAreChildrens.org.
Apply here and upload CV and 3 references. For further inquiries, please contact:
Alexander R. Judkins, M.D.
c/o Denise Adler Prosak, MBA
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Childrenâs Hospital Los Angeles, MS #43
4650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CAÂ 90027
Internal Number: REQ20077785
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