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Transfusion Medicine Opportunity at the University of California, San Francisco, Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 5th, 2019

Next review date: Sunday, Mar 1, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


Transfusion Medicine Opportunity at the University of California, San Francisco, Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

The Department of Laboratory Medicine is seeking a Clinical Pathology/Transfusion Medicine specialist for a full time faculty position at the Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland (BCHO), CA. The selected candidate will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in either the HS Clinical or Clinical X career tracks at UCSF, depending on qualifications and interests.

The Medical Director of the UCSF Transfusion Medicine service at BCHO will provide medical oversight and medical direction for blood transfusion services at BCHO. 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 clinical teams on appropriate utilization of blood products. The Director will also 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 support of translational research and training of Pathology/Laboratory Medicine residents and Transfusion Medicine fellows.

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.

To apply please submit curriculum vitae, a cover letter outlining your interests and experience, and the names of three (3) references (in confidence) to

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.

Job location

Oakland, CA


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