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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), the principal academic affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is seeking a full-time Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty training in Pediatric pathology and experience in perinatal pathology.

The successful candidate for the position will have a background in perinatal, anatomic and autopsy pathology in a university or large health system setting. The position will require ability to handle a high volume of work within a complex healthcare system that includes specialized medical and surgical services, numerous active clinical trials and translational research projects. NorthShore sees over 4000 deliveries annually and hosts a busy regional high-risk OB service which includes genetics. The institution is also home to a growing Personalized Medicine program. This pathologist will be expected to provide expertise in perinatal and placental pathology and serve as a lead pathologist for the high risk and general obstetrics services. Additional expertise in an area of anatomic pathology such as renal would be a plus. Some general pathology coverage and on-call service is also expected. Other responsibilities include teaching residents, medical students, and medical technology students. Board certification by the American Board of Pathology is required.

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine includes 27 full-time physicians and doctoral scientists, 10 of whom are in the Clinical Pathology and Molecular Pathology Divisions. The Clinical Laboratories are centralized at Evanston Hospital and serve the entire NorthShore system which includes 4 hospitals (900 beds) and nearly 2000 physicians. The Anatomic pathologists do rotate to provide services at each of the NorthShore hospitals. The Department sponsors a longstanding and successful ACGME-accredited AP/CP pathology residency program, fellowships in AP, medical microbiology and Molecular Genetic Pathology (with University of Chicago), and Medical technology school on site.

This is an excellent opportunity to provide quality patient care within a highly successful, expanding organization. NorthShore is a four-hospital tertiary care system with a Level 1 trauma center, cancer center, medical, surgical, and neonatal ICUs and a high-risk OB service. NorthShore is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network; Mayos only collaboration of its kind in the Chicago region. NorthShore has been named one of the nations 100 Top Hospitals and Top 15 Major Teaching Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics more than any hospital in the United States. NorthShore offers a state-of-the art EMR and ranks as one of the Most Wired hospital systems by Hospital and Health Networks. NorthShore is committed to excellence in its academic mission and supports teaching and research.
NorthShore University HealthSystem is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that serves the greater North Shore and Illinois communities. NorthShore consists of Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie Hospitals, as well as the more than 100 Medical Group offices of the NorthShore Medical Group located throughout northern Chicagoland.

Further, NorthShore is committed to excellence in its academic mission and supports teaching and research as the principal teaching affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

Additionally, our Research Institute focuses on clinical and translational research, including leadership in informatics research and clinical trials. NorthShore Foundation seeks to obtain philanthropic support for ensuring the health system can provide advanced research and state-of-the-art facilities. At NorthShore, you will find that excellence is all around you.

Whether you are just starting your career or looking to make a career change, we are confident that we have a variety of positions that match your skills.

There are many benefits to working at NorthShore, which include a supportive work environment that promotes professional and career development, recognition of our staff for providing excellent service and a competitive benefits package.

We encourage you to explore our website to learn why NorthShore is the right place for you.