Pathology Consultant – Cellular Therapy

Pathology Consultant – Cellular Therapy

  • Hamad Medical Corporation
  • Doha, Qatar

We are looking for hard-working & adventurous consultants who wish to advance their careers by joining overseas hospitals to gain international experience.

Responsible to comprise the collection of cells from patients in the Apheresis Unit, the processing of those cells in the Hematopoietic Stem Cell laboratory (HSC) or Clinical Cell and Vaccine Production Facility (CVPF).

Education/Qualifications Required:

  1. Basic medical degree from recognized institution
  2. Post-qualification certification
    • Qualification Source from: North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand.  
      • USA: The American Board of Pathology (ABP)
      • Canada: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Certificate (RCPS-C)
      • UK and Ireland: GMC/CCST Specialist Register
      • Australia and New Zealand: Fellowship from the Royal College (FRACP)
      • Western Europe: Equivalent certification to the above
      • Fellowship in Cellular Therapy preferred or strong experience in Cellular Therapy.

Experience Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Three (3) years after board/equivalent certification in these countries: North America, Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
  • Minimum Two (2) years post qualification preferred in leadership department
  • Medical Director for Cellular Therapy Processing Clinical Laboratory preferred


  • Current and in a Good Standing Medical License to practice in country of residence.

Job Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Appropriately trained and practical and relevant experience for the scope of activities carried out in the preparation and clinical use of cellular therapy products.
  • Shall be directly responsible for all medical aspects related to the Cellular Therapy Processing Clinical Laboratory.
  • Organizing, monitoring, and maintaining the clinical services provided within the department in order to achieve the highest possible level of patient care with optimum utilization of the available resources.
  • Senior consultants are role models of physician leadership and management as well as application of medical expertise in the exemplary care of patients.
  • Adheres to policies, guidelines, plans and programs of Hamad Medical Corporation.
  • Performs all duties assigned to a consultant physician.
  • Assumes direct responsibility for the patients under his/her medical attendance in the assigned unit.
  • Conducts rounds and undertakes supervision of treatment of the inpatients as well as screening and examination of the outpatients.
  • Undertakes supervisory responsibility for the medical staff within the unit and prepares regular reports on the activities of the unit for the department head/chairman.
  • Participates in the various committees for the upgrading of services and organization of work within and outside the hospital.
  • Participates in the planning and implementation of the department development plans and the different manpower training programs for the medical, technical and nursing staff.
  • Participates in the planning and follow up of the medical education and research activities.
  • Performs all relevant interventions related to his/her field of Pathology & Hematology
  • Participates in health education programs through orientation and scientific presentations.
  • Participates in scheduling of on-call duties and provides on-call services.
  • Participates in the assessment and updating of drug, medical supply and equipment needs.
  • Writes, completes and approves medical reports for patients.
  • Provides guidance and counsel to other departments when requested.
  • Completes and maintains his set of clinical privileges
  • Complies with Revalidation guidelines and standards
  • Acquires SCH License to practice and maintains it while working for HMC
  • Performs other duties as assigned/directed by the chairperson/head of the department and approved by the Medical Director
  • The specific details about roles and responsibilities related to each specialty can be found in their job plan which is maintained by the Department