Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Recruiter: Please contact Erica Geist at email@example.com for additional information
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State University College of Medicine is seeking an academic surgical pathologist, tenure- or non-tenure track, open rank, to start as early as spring 2021. We are a subspecialty practice with annual surgical pathology volume of approximately 40,000 cases. Subspecialty areas of particular interest for this recruit include GI, breast and GU pathology, with some flexibility; most faculty members practice in >1 subspecialty.
The successful candidate will join a strong, collegial department of 40 faculty in Anatomic, Clinical and Experimental Pathology. The department has a fully accredited residency program of 16 positions, with 4 ACGME-accredited fellowships, and participates actively in undergraduate and graduate medical education and graduate school teaching. Support for collaborative and independent research, including intramural funding, professional development programs, and faculty mentoring is provided. Board-certification or eligibility in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and eligibility for medical licensure in Pennsylvania are required for the position. The position does not offer J1 waiver or H1B sponsorship.
Hershey Medical Center lies in a particularly beautiful part of south-central PA with excellent schools, reasonable cost of living and outstanding recreational opportunities. We are within 2 hours of Baltimore, Philadelphia, and State College, and less than 4 hours from NYC and Pittsburgh. HMC endorses a culture of respect and strongly supports diversity, equity and inclusion in its workplace. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three individuals who could provide a reference.
What we're offering:
Competitive salary and generous benefits
A collaborative environment rich with diversity
Participation in resident and medical student education
A high quality program with a national reputation for teaching, research, and state of the art patient care
Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches
Rank commensurate with experience
What we're seeking:
MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
Completion of accredited training program
Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania
BC/BE in anatomic pathology or anatomic and clinical pathology
Must be able to obtain valid federal and state narcotics certificates
About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 16,500 people system-wide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children's Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center in Camp Hill, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,300 physicians and direct care providers at more than 125 medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University's medical school. With campuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $100 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.
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Union: Non bargained