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Posted Job Title
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Penn Medicine Clinician
Job Description Summary
Provides health care services on a full-time or part-time basis in an owned or affiliated health care entity of Penn Medicine or The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Provides inpatient hospital services as required and fulfills all medico-administrative duties associated with membership on each hospital medical staff of which clinician is a member. May participate in a minimum of 50 hours per year of active and high quality teaching or equivalent service. Performs prompt, courteous and competent professional services in accordance with generally accepted professional standards for such services and with the standards established from time to time. Maintains license to practice medicine without restriction or limitation in Pennsylvania or location of affiliates, if applicable.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks a molecular genetic pathologist or molecular geneticist or molecular cytogeneticist for a position at Penn Medicine Clinician level. The ideal candidate applicant will also have experience in personalized diagnostics with aptitude in next generation sequencing and single-gene based testing; including sign-out, variant interpretation and reporting. Broad experience with assessing constitutional and somatic alterations in oncology is essential. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent training in molecular genetic pathology, clinical genetics and genomics in clinical laboratory settings. Eligibility or Certification by the American Board of Pathology in molecular genetic pathology or American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (in either Laboratory Genetics and Genomics or Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics) is a requirement for this position.
The successful candidate will be a member of the Division of Precision and Computational Diagnostics in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and the position requires extensive commitment to quality in clinical service and education in a CAP/CLIA environment.
The appointment is for a year and the position is available for a July 1, 2021 starting date.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
M.D.; License to practice medicine without restriction or limitation in Pennsylvania; DEA Licensure. 0-1 year of work experience of related experience in a specified medical field.
Office, Library Computer Room; Requires extensive safety training; Requires protective devices
Occasional lifting 24-50 lb.; Typically standing or walking; Intermittently sitting/standing/stooping; Using tools requiring high density; Typically bending, crouching, Stooping
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$20,000.00 - $500,000.00
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