Breast Pathology

AMN Healthcare
San Francisco, California
Closing date
Jul 19, 2024

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Full Time
Position Type
Job Description & Requirements
Breast Pathology
StartDate: ASAP

The Department of Pathology at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) seeks an outstanding candidate specializing in Breast Pathology to join its internationally recognized team. The Department offers the opportunity to work at a highly ranked academic center with protected time to pursue research and other academic interests.

Opportunity Highlights\n
  • Qualified candidates must hold an MD (or its equivalent), have or be eligible for a valid California Medical License, and be either Board Eligible or Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology with fellowship training or equivalent clinical experience/expertise in Breast Pathology
  • Opportunity to devote 100% of clinical effort to breast pathology
  • The breast specialty service manages a diverse and complex spectrum of breast pathology specimens
  • The UCSF immunohistochemistry lab offers a wide array of biomarkers and continually adds emerging ones
  • The UCSF Clinical Cancer Genomics Lab runs targeted gene sequencing, microsatellite instability testing, fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH), and a 500+ gene next-generation sequencing panel for advanced diagnostic and prognostic molecular testing in patients with cancer
  • Join an internationally recognized breast cancer team including breast surgeons, oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, psychologists, and nutritionists working collaboratively to revolutionize breast cancer screening and treatment
  • Current faculty's work spans a spectrum from basic science to public policy issues and the impact of both on the delivery of clinical care
  • Participate in the I-SPY TRIALS, a ground-breaking national public-private collaboration among NCI, FDA, more than 20 cancer research centers, and major pharma, biotech companies as well as the University of California-wide Athena Breast Health Network, a learning system designed to integrate clinical care and research as it follows 150,000 women from screening through treatment and outcomes
  • Work at one of the highest-ranking programs in the nation, offering mentorship from world-renowned and internationally recognized specialists
  • UCSF faculty position with protected time for research/academic interests
  • The educational programs include a large residency program as well as fellowships in breast pathology, cytopathology, dermatopathology, gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary pathology, gynecologic pathology, neuropathology, genitourinary pathology, and surgical pathology
  • Competitive compensation package with two incentive plans plus comprehensive benefits including multiple retirement offerings - tremendous pension program, 403B, and 457B, relocation package of $150,000, a mortgage incentive program offering incredibly low-interest rates, assistance with selling a current home, plus faculty housing or temporary housing assistance

Community Highlights Live in One of the Most Desired Cities in the Country
With an overall A+ grade (Niche), San Francisco offers a collage of colorful neighborhoods and stunning views. The vibrant San Francisco Bay Area is home to Wine Country, waterfront towns, gorgeous beaches, and Silicon Valley. Surrounded by natural beauty, you'll enjoy a remarkable quality of life in Northern California.\n\n
  • California is a Best Place to Practice in 2023 (Medscape)
  • Beautiful housing options and exceptional public and private schools
  • Consistent sunshine year-round and endless opportunities to explore the great outdoors hiking, biking, fishing, paddle boarding, camping, and much more
  • Close to Napa, Yosemite, Lake Tahoe, and an array of beautiful wineries
  • A diverse and walkable city named the No. 1 Best Foodie City in the US (US News & World Report)
  • Endless amenities include world-class shopping and dining options, an international airport, and professional sports teams
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Required Qualifications
Qualified candidates will be BE/BC in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic & Clinical Pathology with fellowship training or equivalent clinical experience/expertise in Breast Pathology

Facility Location
The City by the Bay is a favorite destination for travelers who thrive on fun, excitement and endless variety. Away from work, travelers have the chance to ferry across the bay to Alcatraz, explore Chinatown, stroll along the lively Embarcadero, drive through the wine country and, of course, feast on San Francisco s famous cracked crab and sourdough bread.

Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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