Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Pediatric Anatomic Pathologist

Akron, OH

Job Description

Ohio based, Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Anatomic Pathologist to join it’s growing team. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and was recently named by Modern Healthcare as the fastest growing children’s hospital in the nation!

Akron Children’s Hospital is nationally ranked by US News and World Report in four pediatric specialties, and is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes:

             Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
             700+ providers, who manage over 900,000 patient visits annually
             A network of nearly 90 primary and specialty care locations
             Robust research and innovation endeavors

Akron Children's has a full-service laboratory, offering tests ranging from routine chemistry screens, blood cell counts and microbiology cultures to those requiring sophisticated instruments and techniques. The tests, while geared to children, can be performed on specimens from any age patient.

Our laboratories for cytogenetics, molecular diagnostic (DNA), virology and electron microscopy, as well as our neuropathology and fetal pathology services, are the only ones of their kind among area hospitals and serve as regional referral centers.

Many sections of the lab participate in medical research, new product development, and the evaluation of new tests and techniques.

The successful l candidate will be a Pediatric Pathologist with training and board certification Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, additional training in Blood Banking is a plus.  Join an established group of 8 pathologists and 2 PhD Laboratory directors.  This is a new position to support growth in the department. 

Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland.  From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area has something for everyone. The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources.  This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!

Interested candidates may contact Lori Schapel, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-5082, or lschapel@akronchildrens.org.   To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org .

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