Applications are invited for the position of full time Consultant Pathologist in Anatomical Pathology at one of Australia's leading, successful and future focused hospitals. The Alfred is a 350 bed, tertiary referral hospital affiliated with Monash University and is a member of Alfred Health which also incorporates Sandringham Hospital and Caulfield Hospital. In 2019, The Alfred Health Anatomical Pathology Department will be also be providing an Anatomical Pathology service to Northern Health.
As part of the Alfred Pathology Service, the Anatomical Pathology Unit provides high quality diagnostic and consultative services in specialist histopathology (incorporating histology immunohistochemistry, in-situ hybridisation, cytopathology and an autopsy service). The laboratory includes the Victorian Neuromuscular Laboratory service and there is also a Molecular Pathology solid tumour service in house. You will join a team of 5.1 consultants, 4 registrars and 21 laboratory staff.
Specialist areas in the hospital include - the heart and lung transplantation program and HIV/AIDS services. The unit also provides pathology reporting to the Victorian Melanoma Service.
This position includes active participation in educational and professional development training programs for medical students and registrars. The unit is also involved in and supports a wide range of research activity in association with hospital clinical units and AMREP partnerships. You will be supported in your ongoing professional development and within areas of diagnostic interest.
Applicants must be legally qualified practitioners, registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, possess a fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (or a postgraduate clinical qualification in Pathology which meets the College's requirements for this position) and appropriate specialist experience.
Enquiries: Professor Catriona McLean on 9076 3153
Applications Close: 9 September 2018
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.