Vice President of Medical Affairs/Medical Director

Mississippi Blood Services
Jackson, MS

Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) is seeking the right candidate to assume the role of Vice President of Medical Affairs/Medical Director. From this highly visible position, you’ll provide medical guidance to the organization, and continuing education to hospital customer transfusion services encompassing immunohematology, therapeutic apheresis, cellular therapy, and other activities. In this position you’ll have the ability to impact the health of MBS blood donors and hospital patients. MBS is the only blood service headquartered in Mississippi and currently serves nearly 50 hospitals across Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas and Louisiana. The right candidate should be a board certified/board eligible physician with three to five years of experience, preferably in hematology, transfusion medicine, cellular therapy, clinical pathology or related fields; comfortable communicating in a manner that will motivate and persuade others, while being aware of their needs and concerns; strategic, big-picture thinking backed by an added focus on the tactical aspects of the work; cooperative and comfortable working as a member of a team, building appropriate relationships with donors, MBS associates, the Mississippi medical community, and medical directors across the country. To apply: Submit a letter of interest with a CV to Human Resources, attention K. Lee, 115 Tree Street, Flowood, MS 39232, email klee@msblood.com, or upload here.