Cytogenetics Director/Clinical Cytogeneticist

Labcorp Phoenix , AZ 85002

Posted 2 months ago

Cytogenetics Director/Clinical Cytogeneticist

  • Phoenix, Arizona

Integrated Oncology, a Division of Laboratory of America, is actively recruiting a Cytogenetics Director/Clinical Cytogeneticist to be located in Phoenix, Arizona.

Integrated Oncology is a National Specialty Reference Laboratory providing state-of-the-art diagnostic oncology services. We provide comprehensive cancer-testing which includes Cytogeneticists working closely with Pathologists, Flow Cytometry analysts and Immunohistochemistry Histologists to provide high quality oncology testing services.


  • Review patient results and sign out Cytogenetics/FISH reports on daily basis

  • Set efficiency standards for the laboratories to ensure the turnaround time objectives are met

  • Make clinical decisions and effectively communicate information related to test results to health care professionals

  • Responsible for scientific and technical direction of the laboratories

  • Participate in the laboratories' proficiency testing

  • Provide oversight for quality control and quality assurance as appropriate, including setting quality standards for new tests and procedures and participating in proficiency testing

  • Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations and maintain familiarity with company SOPs and practices and applicable professional guidelines

  • Ensure that laboratories adhere to the compliance policies set forth by the Company and by both governmental and non-governmental agencies

  • Consult with senior directors and/or medical director to identify, investigate and explore the need for new assay development, equipment and processes; and to find ways to enhance business performance and opportunities with an awareness of the cost/benefits

  • Participate in new test development and validation as needed

  • Review scientific literature and attend scientific meetings



  • Ph.D. or M.D. in appropriate scientific field

  • 1 or more years of clinical laboratory experience post fellowship completion in Cytogenetics and FISH Analyses

  • Candidate should be ABMG / ABMGG board-certified in Cytogenetics

  • Must meet all CLIA regulatory requirements

  • Holder or eligible for NYS COQ license is preferred

Key Skills:

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

  • Motivated with the ability to motivate others

  • Ability to supervise and train others

  • Good organizational and time management skills

  • Candidate will be empathetic while also being service oriented

  • Analytical abilities


1st Shift (Monday

  • Friday, 9:00 a.m.

  • 5:30 p.m.)

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