Veterinary Pathologist

Saint Paul, United States

WuXi AppTec

Posted on: June 24, 2020

Closing: July 24, 2020

Salary: 100,000 – 124,999

Position Type: Full Time

Job Description

Overview
WuXi AppTec Pathologists contribute to a wide range of critical activities within Biocompatibility, Safety, and Toxicology Testing including but not limited to study evaluation for safety, toxicology, biocompatibility, and combined biocompatibility / toxicology studies for the medical device industry and pharmacology industries.

Responsibilities

  • Reads and analyzes slides.
  • Provides data to Study Directors for client reports.
  • Provides support and subject expertise to the necropsy and histology staff.
  • Writes pathology reports.
  • Provide consultation to Study Directors on studies.
  • Communicate with sponsors to answer questions and discuss results regarding the pathology report.
  • Assistant facility veterinarian.
  • Evaluate pathology slides microscopically from animals that were found dead or euthanized due to morbidity to try to determine the cause of death or illness.
  • Communicate findings of early animal deaths to the In-Life staff and Facility Veterinarian.
  • Develop continuing education seminars for the staff.
  • Assist in bringing new technology to the pathology department.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently, as required.
  • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals.
  • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices.

Qualifications

Experience / Education:  
  • DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) or equivalent.
  • ACVP or ECVP Board eligibility or ACVP or ECVP Board Certification.
  • State Veterinary License (State of Minnesota or other State).
  • Completion of Veterinary Anatomic Pathology Residency Program.
  • Experience in toxicological pathology, implant pathology and biocompatibility testing and knowledge of regulatory requirements is desirable.
  • Minimum 1 year of post residency preferred.

WuXi AppTec

Posted on: June 24, 2020

Closing: July 24, 2020

Salary($): 100,000 – 124,999

Position Type: Full Time

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