Pathology Fellow (Ref. FellowAnatPat/23)

UPMC Italy is issuing a call for applications for the following permanent position:

Pathology Fellow (Ref. FellowAnatPat/23_I)

UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) is a world-renowned healthcare and research enterprise headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., inventing new models of patient-centered, cost-effective, accountable care.

With facilities in Campania, Lazio, and Sicily, UPMC Italy, the Italian division of UPMC, is a leader in patient care, biomedical research, telemedicine, IT development and consulting services in areas related to medicine and research.

UPMC Italy offers professional opportunities in an international and multicultural setting at IRCCS ISMETT (Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad Alta Specializzazione) one of the most innovative and technological Italian healthcare facilities, managed by UPMC in partnership with the Azienda Ospedaliera Civico and the Ri.MED Foundation.

UPMC Italy is a dynamic and multicultural working environment integrated with dignity and respect. UPMC Italy provides opportunities for personal development, oriented towards continuous improvement and outstanding patient care. According to Italian Legislative decree 198/2006, this call is open to all people of any gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, religious belief, and physical capacity. This call was designed according to our values of dignity and respect: UPMC Italy is committed to overcoming obstacles and prejudices, creating an accessible, welcoming, and inclusive work environment.

The selected candidate, under the supervision of the Head of the Pathology Service, will collaborate with other professionals in performing diagnostic and research activities in the following areas: thoracic surgical pathology, abdominal surgical pathology and adult uropathology, pediatric abdominal pathology, fine-needle aspiration cytology of deep organs and thyroid, end-stage organ pathology, and solid organ transplantation pathology (lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, pancreas).

The profile of the ideal candidate:

  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery or equivalent title (recognized in Italy).
  • Postgraduate diploma in Anatomy and Histopathology or equivalent title already obtained, or enrollment in the final year of the postgraduate course.
  • Enrollment in the professional board.
  • Scientific production rated with the H-index.
  • Excellent knowledge of English.
  • Flexibility and availability to be on-call during nights and holidays.

Other requisites: excellent analytical skills, motivated and self-starting, adaptive to change, and with flexibility, excellent time management and teamwork skills, and aptitude for multidisciplinary approach.

Workplace: Palermo.

The deadline to submit applications is 26 June 2023.

The research, according to Legislative Decree 198/2006, is open to people of any orientation or expression of gender, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity and religious belief. This announcement was created according to the values of dignity and respect: starting from these, UPMC Italy undertakes to overcome all barriers and prejudices, creating an accessible, welcoming and inclusive work environment. In compliance with law 68/99, we carefully evaluate and consider preferential applications from people belonging to protected categories.

UPMC Italy reserves the widest discretion regarding the evaluation of candidates, as well as the suitability of the candidates themselves.

Only candidates who are not in the conditions referred to in paragraph 16-ter of Art. 53 of Legislative Decree no. 165/2001 and subsequent amendments (General rules on the organization of work employed by public administrations).

Interested persons (L. 903/77), after reading the privacy policy and, if necessary, authorizing the processing of their personal data (EU Regulation 2016/679) are requested to fill out the online application form specifying the reference code. When filling out the online application form, applicants will be requested to attach their CV.

All contact by UPMC Italy will be made via e-mail to the e-mail address indicated when submitting the application.

The company hereby declines any responsibility for the dispersion of communications dependent on inaccurate indications of the e-mail address by the candidate at the time of the application.

Only and exclusively applications submitted online and accompanied by a CV will be taken into consideration.

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