Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 176284-1A
Date Posted: Jun 10, 2022
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
BI Lahey Health - Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is looking for a board certified surgical pathologist, who is qualified to obtain a medical license in Massachusetts, to join a team of twelve pathologists with wide range of subspecialty expertise. Fellowship training and experience in a subspecialty area of surgical pathology, such as gastrointestinal and liver pathology, breast, and gynecologic pathology is desired. Responsibilities include sign-out of general surgical biopsies and resections as well as participating in autopsy and frozen section services. Good communication skills and desire to work collaboratively with pathology staff and clinical colleagues are required.
The anatomic pathology department processes over 37,000 surgical specimens, 11,000 gynecologic cytology and 6000 non-gynecologic cytology specimens per year. It provides subspecialty expertise in breast pathology, GI pathology, medical renal pathology, dermatopathology, gynecologic pathology, cytopathology, neuropathology, transplant pathology as well as hematopathology among others. In addition it provides consultative services to other hospitals within the Beth Israel Lahey Health System.
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, a member of Beth Israel Lahey Health System, is a physician-led, multi-disciplinary group practice of over 1900 physicians with more than 50 medical and surgical specialties and uses EPIC electronic medical records. It serves 3,000 patients every day through 395-inpatient hospital beds, ambulatory care center, 24-hour emergency department and American College of Surgeons verified level I trauma center. It is a teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine and many of physicians hold teaching assignments at Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine.
Interested candidates should forward cover letter and CV to:
Sheida Sharifi, MD., PhD.
Vice-Chair Department of Pathology Lahey Hospital & Medical Center,
Rich Crosby, Sr. Physician Recruiter, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Diversity is a core value at Beth Israel Lahey Health. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for our staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.