Emory

Transfusion Medicine and Apheresis Physician

Job Number
75817
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Department
SOMPI: Apheresis
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

Overview

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

Description

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (Children’s) and Emory University School of Medicine, located in Atlanta, Georgia, has an opening for a Transfusion Medicine and Apheresis physician for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, beginning July, 2022. This position will report to the Chief of Pathology and serve as a critical member of laboratory leadership in this large pediatric healthcare system. The Transfusion Medicine and Apheresis physician will join a group of eighteen pathology faculty members based at Children’s, nine of whom are existing Clinical Pathologists or PhD laboratory scientists. The department is known for outstanding pediatric clinical and anatomic pathology services, including a national presence in pediatric pathology and laboratory medicine. Successful candidates should demonstrate competency in transfusion medicine and good interpersonal skills, allowing for productive interactions with other transfusion medicine specialists, members of the department, technical staff, and caregivers. The ability to work both within and outside the department to lead or support research in transfusion medicine is also important. There are abundant opportunities for academic pursuits and teaching.

 

Qualifications include:
• M.D. or D.O. board certification in Clinical Pathology or a clinical discipline related to pediatric medicine
• Board certification or eligibility in Transfusion Medicine
• Licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Georgia

 

About Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Children’s is one of the most respected pediatric healthcare providers in the United States. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support, Children’s has impacted the lives of children in Georgia, the United States, and throughout the world for more than 100 years.
With an eye towards the future, Children’s continues to grow and evolve. Expected to open in 2024, the new North Druid Hills campus will be home to a 446-bed, full- service facility for inpatient medical care, taking the total system bed-size from 638 beds to 789 beds. The North Druid Hills campus will serve as the breeding ground for expanded research innovations. The hospital, Clinic Building, and the Center for Advanced Pediatrics will include space to accommodate increased Children’s-led clinical research studies and trials, giving patients access to investigative drugs, procedures and devices. Because of unparalleled patient volumes, Children’s can conduct more clinical trials than our peer institutions, drastically reducing the time between discovery and treatment.

 

About Emory University
Emory University is a top-ranked private institution recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools, and one of the world's leading health care systems. Emory University is located on a beautiful campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills neighborhood. Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: their scholars and experts generate more than $574 million in research funding annually while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The University is enriched by collaboration among its schools, centers, and partners as well as by the legacy and energy of Atlanta.

To demonstrate interest in the position or find out more information, please apply online. 

Additional Details

To ensure the safety of our campus community, the COVID-19 vaccine is required. For more information on the University and Hospital policies and potential exemptions, please see our website.


Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Emory University does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in University programs and in the use of facilities without such discrimination. Emory University complies with Executive Order 11246, as amended, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act, and applicable executive orders, federal and state regulations regarding nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. Emory University is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Inquiries regarding this policy should be directed to the Emory University Department of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Building, Atlanta, GA 30322.

 

Emory University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Department of Accessibility Services at 404-727-9877 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD). Please note that one week advance notice is preferred.

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