Pathologist Assistant - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Posting Date:Thu, 25 Aug 2022
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 2075 Bayview Ave
City: Toronto

Location: Bayview Campus
Department: Anatomic Pathology
Hours of Work:
Weekday: Days, Evenings; 8 hrs; As per schedule
Weekends: on-call rotation
On Call and Statutory Holidays

Required Summary of Duties:

  • Will provide strong subject matter expertise for the medically delegated grossing procedures and technical services in Surgical Pathology and Autopsy
  • Works with medical staff, management, peers, and internal and external users to ensure quality patient care services are maintained
  • Provides input and participates in the implementation of initiatives to improve services employing standardized processes, technological enhancements, workflow efficiencies using LEAN principles, and quality system management
  • Proficiency to be demonstrated in grossing the most complex specimens, frozen sectioning, digital image capture and analysis of radiological findings
  • Participation at internal and external meetings and committee work is required


  • Certification with Canadian Association of Pathologists or College of American Pathologist - required
  • Advanced degree (Pathologist Assistant) preferred or minimum of 5 years as a Pathologist assistant in an academic hospital clinical lab
  • Demonstrated ability to recognize and describe diagnostic anatomical features in tissue from complex cases
  • Must be able to provide quality frozen sections under strict timelines
  • Required to work in a dynamic, busy environment
  • Strong theoretical and working knowledge of good lab practice required
  • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Strong organizational skills and effective time management
  • Effective interactions with individuals at all levels and in all disciplines
  • Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Previous experience with CoPath

To apply, please mention the job number 222499 in the subject of your email.

We appreciate all who apply, but only those successful will be contacted

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Tiana Taglione
Contact Address:
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 416-480-6100
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- last updated September 2022 -