Distinctive strengths

We pride ourselves in understanding your project needs by providing high-quality, consistent and reliable results on time, enabling you to make informed data-driven decisions

Distinctive strengths

Expert people

Our team of expert pathologists and trained scientists provides a unique breadth of scientific and diagnostics experience

Expert people

Pathology Diagnostics Ltd – a key component of your drug and biomarker development team

We specialise in the provision of clinical diagnostics and quantitative image analysis on human tissues for studies ranging from early discovery to clinical trials

Pathology Diagnostics Ltd – a key component of your drug and biomarker development team

Cutting edge innovation

We offer a range of services from traditional histopathology techniques to advanced digital pathology, whole slide scanning and development of image analysis algorithms

Cutting edge innovation

Quality control is key

We hold key industry accreditations so that you can be assured that our results are accurate, reliable and consistent

Quality control is key

At the heart of science – your trusted diagnostics partner

We work with scientists from pharmaceutical, biotech, CRO, companion diagnostics and healthcare industries

At the heart of science – your trusted diagnostics partner

Transforming pathology into an objective science

We offer a range of services from traditional histopathology techniques to advanced digital pathology, whole slide scanning and development of image analysis algorithms

Transforming pathology into an objective science

Careers

We believe that the best ideas come from our best asset – our people. We have lots of projects, enthusiasm and opportunities.

We value integrity, honesty, enthusiasm and professionalism in all our team members, in all roles from technical to business support and development.

If you are interested in joining our team and are looking for a varied, challenging and rewarding role within a dynamic company then please send us your CV and tell us why you would like to work with us and how we may support your career aspirations.

Medical Pathologist/s, part time consultancy work

Job Ref 2014/MPATH01


Pathology Diagnostics Ltd. (www.pathologydiagnostics.com) is a multi-award winning, rapidly growing and successful independent Cambridge - based pathology research organisation. We evaluate how medicines work on their target tissues, helping scientists develop novel drugs and clinical diagnostic tests for patients. Serving major pharmaceutical, biotech and contract research organisations, we provide a complete solution for human tissue validation and analysis and protein biomarker analysis from early phase target discovery to clinical trials.


An exciting opportunity has become available within our friendly and enthusiastic histology team.
We are looking to expand our team of pathologists by recruiting MRCPath qualified medical pathologists to report histology slides from clinical trials of new pharmaceuticals and diagnostics on a part-time consultancy basis. The key responsibilities of this important role will be to report and score routine histopathology slides (H&E and IHC) from patients enrolled into clinical trials according to clinical trial guidelines. Specialist areas of expertise required include: GI pathology, lung pathology, breast pathology, gynaecological pathology, urological pathology, dermatopathology as well as general surgical pathology.


The role will involve the following: provision of confirmatory morphological diagnosis on H & E sections review and scoring of IHC stained sections according to established diagnostic guidelines for reference markers review and scoring of FISH stained sections Provide pathologist input to discussions with clinical trial scientists and other members of the PDL scientific team
Some clinical trial studies will be for rapid patient enrolment so interested candidates will need to be available to report slides for these to enable the laboratory to meet turnaround times. Interested candidates need to be able to attend training sessions and other meetings on site at our laboratory in Cambridge UK.


Qualifications and skills required: UK MRCPath qualifications and GMC registration with a specialisation in histopathology Membership of the Royal College of Pathologists and evidence of CPD desirable Experience of reporting histology independently in a routine diagnostic (NHS or other healthcare) environment at consultant level. Excellent knowledge of routine histopathology reporting, diagnostic immunohistochemistry (IHC) reporting and relevant clinical IHC test scoring guidelines Working knowledge of quality assurance and quality control principles for clinical trials is an advantage. Excellent written and oral communication skills Excellent problem resolution skills


Interested candidates should send their CV and covering letter by email to hr@pathologydiagnostics.com

 

CLOSING DATE: 09 FEB 2014

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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