The Henry Ford Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine seeks a senior staff pathologist who is board certified in hematopathology. Additional certification in molecular pathology is favored. The Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, is a leading US academic medical center, the largest healthcare delivery system in Southeast Michigan and a Malcolm Baldrige national quality award winner. The Pathology Department is an integrated system laboratory and Hematopathology is a Core Laboratory serving 6 system hospitals, the Henry Ford Cancer Institute, 30 clinic delivery sites, and a large outreach program. It is further recognized as the world’s leading Lean management laboratory enterprise and the only ISO 15189 accredited laboratory in Michigan. The Department is composed of 50 senior staff pathologists and clinical scientists. The Department has 8 board certified molecular pathology staff in the Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomic Medicine and the Henry Ford Center for Precision Diagnostics who leverage the latest next generation sequencing and microarray technology. The laboratories are staffed by 750 technical staff, with annual case volumes of 13 million clinical laboratory tests that include 30,000 Molecular and Genetic samples; and 5200 Hematopathology specimens, including bone marrows, peripheral smears, lymph nodes, soft tissue, and flow cytometric examinations.
In addition to professional duties, participation and growth in quality improvement, Lean management, education and research initiatives is expected. Interested applicants should submit CV, a statement describing previous accomplishments and future direction, with names of 3 references to:
Richard J. Zarbo, M.D., DMD CHAIRMAN, DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE Henry Ford Hospital
2799 West Grand Blvd,
Detroit MI 48202