The Academic Renal Pathologist will be assigned to the Anatomic Pathology Division, with principal responsibilities in Renal Pathology, with duties in Surgical Pathology (which operates under a subspecialty sign out model) and Autopsy. Responsibilities include the clinical service and teaching functions of the sections, as well as sharing evening and weekend call on an equal basis. Service and other assignments will be reviewed and modified by the department Chair, as needed.
Educational responsibilities include participation in the instructional program for medical and graduate students, residents and fellows of the Department as assigned by the Chair.
Service responsibilities include participation in committees and councils of OHSU; outreach and public service programs and professional societies with the knowledge and consent of the Chair.
Research responsibilities are to participate in clinical and basic research programs at OHSU as opportunities provide, and to work toward funding these studies through grants and contracts.
The effort for this position at present is divided: 10% teaching; 80% clinical service; 10% research.
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