ACADEMIC BREAST PATHOLOGIST- Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center | New York, NY, United States

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Posted Date 10/17/2023

Company overview

The people of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) are united by a singular mission: ending cancer for life. Our specialized care teams provide personalized, compassionate, expert care to patients of all ages. Informed by basic research done at our Sloan Kettering Institute, scientists across MSK collaborate to conduct innovative translational and clinical research that is driving a revolution in our understanding of cancer as a disease and improving the ability to prevent, diagnose, and treat it. MSK is dedicated to training the next generation of scientists and clinicians, who go on to pursue our mission at MSK and around the globe. One of the world’s most respected comprehensive centers devoted exclusively to cancer, we have been recognized as one of the top two cancer hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report for more than 30 years.

Vaccination for COVID-19 and Influenza (flu) is mandatory for all MSK staff. Staff are considered fully vaccinated upon completion of a primary vaccination series for COVID-19 (i.e., one dose of a single dose vaccine or a final dose of a multi-dose vaccine series). Exceptions from the COVID-19 and Influenza (flu) vaccine requirements are permitted for those who request and receive an approved medical, religious, or fully remote exemption. Requests for exemption can take up to two weeks to review. Vaccination or an approved exemption is required to start work.

Job details

The Department of Pathology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking to recruit an academic breast pathologist at the rank of Assistant or Associate Attending level to join the Breast Pathology Team, a cadre of breast pathologists with extensive expertise in neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the breast, led by Dr. Edi Brogi. The position provides an opportunity to practice breast pathology in a unique professional environment that emphasizes a multidisciplinary team approach to personalized patient care with cutting edge diagnostic and treatment modalities. Applicants should have a strong interest in collaborative research, for which there are ample opportunities with an outstanding supportive infrastructure. There will be additional opportunity to work and collaborate with digital pathology and machine learning experts on novel technologies and develop AI models as applicable in breast pathology.

Candidates are required to be Board eligible or certified in Anatomic Pathology and have completed a breast pathology fellowship and/or focused their practice on breast pathology in an academic setting for at least 5 years. They will be expected to provide diagnostic services in breast pathology, engage in collaborative patient care and translational research efforts with members of our breast disease management teams, and to teach breast pathology to fellows and students. MSK offers a competitive compensation package with exceptional benefits based on experience and accomplishments. Physician compensation is based on multiple variables. For the different appointment levels under consideration, it ranges from $ 185,000 to $ 355,000. This range represents annual salary only and does not include supplemental performance-based pay or any one-time payments that eligible candidates may be offered at the time of hire.

Please send a CV and letter outlining your interest to:

Kojo Elenitoba-Johnson, MD

Chairman, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

1275 York Avenue

New York, NY 10065




Salary185,000.00 - 355,000.00 Annual

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