Transfusion Medicine Opportunity at the University of California, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA
The Department of Laboratory Medicine is seeking a Clinical Pathology/Transfusion Medicine specialist for a full time faculty position at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG), CA. The selected candidate will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in the “in Residence” track at UCSF.
The Medical Director of the UCSF Transfusion Medicine service at ZSFG will provide medical oversight and medical direction for blood transfusion services at ZSFG. This includes working with staff in the laboratory to ensure procedures for testing and matching blood products are updated and appropriate as well as consulting with UCSF/ZSFG clinical teams on appropriate utilization of blood products. The Director will work with the other Medical Directors at other UCSF sites (Parnassus, Mission Bay) to implement the academic mission of the Transfusion Medicine service, which includes training of Pathology/Laboratory Medicine residents and Transfusion Medicine fellows. It is also expected that the successful candidate will establish an extramurally funded research program in translational or basic science aspects of Translational Medicine, with a focus on novel cellular therapy approaches as well as novel transfusion therapies for COVID-19.
Candidates must be board certified/board eligible in Clinical Pathology and have completed a Blood Banking /Transfusion Medicine fellowship. Candidates must be eligible for a California Medical license. Prior experience in Medical direction of blood bank laboratories or clinical transfusion services is desirable, though recent graduates from Transfusion Medicine fellowships are welcome to apply.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose clinical experience, teaching, research, or community service prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.