Vice President and Head of Translational Pathology
Posted on 1/18/2023

201-500 employees

AI-powered technology for pathology
Company Overview
PathAI is dedicated to improving patient outcomes with reliable AI-Powered technology and meaningful collaboration with biopharma, laboratories, and clinicians — aiming to provide patients with access to accurate diagnoses and effective treatments.
Remote • Dorchester, Boston, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
AI & Machine Learning
Biology & Biotech
  • 20+ years post medical education/training experience in surgical pathology
  • MD and US Board Certification in Surgical Pathology
  • Demonstrated track record of high impact research (ie, publications in top/medium tier journals) in translational pathology
  • 5+ years in industry setting
  • 10+ years leading teams of pathologists
  • MD+PhD preferred
  • MBA or equivalent formal education in health-related management/administration a plus
  • Expertise and experience in immunohistochemistry, digital pathology and translational research
  • Executive leadership training a plus
  • Direct experience in pharmaceutical setting a plus
  • Direct experience in developing and applying machine learning methods in translational pathology a plus
  • Contribute patho-biology expertise, individually and by leading a team of talented internal R&D pathologists, into the strategy and execution of algorithm product and custom development programs
  • Be an influential thought partner to advise and influence biomarker and precision medicine strategies of our biopharm and diagnostic partners through direct partnership interactions
  • Be a thought leader for key company strategic initiatives including AIsight software platforms, clinical development services and translational research services
  • Influence the digital pathology industry through publications and national/international conference presentations and advisory engagements/committee membership
  • As a member of the PathAI leadership team, communicate directly with senior company leadership, project managers and machine learning scientists to ensure the highest quality of automated pathology interpretation
  • Directly responsible to ensure the highest quality of pathology services from the PathAI consulting pathology network
  • Ensure proper resource allocation and prioritization of the pathology annotation network such that all PathAI projects (ML model development, manual reviews for clinical trials, third party access, etc) are adequately resourced on time and budget
  • Review the outputs and statistics from the PathAI machine learning algorithms. Provide input on the overall improvement of the output
  • Communicate internally and with our pharma partners in all aspects of project development from conception to final analysis
  • Communicate and influence senior leadership in identifying new areas of translational and applied research in the field of AI in pathology that will have growth implications on the various business units
  • Hire, mentor and retain the very best translational pathologists to support business activities
  • Support commercial and business development through strong cooperation and collaboration
Desired Qualifications
  • A background in immuno-oncology, and biomarker development is a plus