Clinical Hematologist (22-UAH-MED-HEM-70) Full-time Job1 year ago Doctor / Physician Edmonton 50 views
The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, in partnership with Alberta Health Services, invites applications for a Hematologist with a focus in benign hematologic disorders, to be based at the University of Alberta Hospital. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the worlds top 50 medical schools and as one of Canadas premier health-education institutions. The University is currently home to more than 38,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff.
The Division of Hematology provides comprehensive care for adult patients with a wide variety of benign and malignant hematologic disorders. It is the primary hematology referral centerfor central and northern Alberta and Northwest Territories, with a catchment area of over 2 million people. There is an active, well-established clinical trials program within the Division and ample support is provided to clinical investigators.
Key accountabilities of the hematologist will include, but will not be limited to, providing ambulatory clinical care for patients with a variety of hematologic disorders, as well as inpatient hematology attending duties. The successful candidate will be appointed as a member of the Division of Hematology at the University of Alberta andwill be expected to participate in the undergraduate and postgraduate teaching activities of the Division. In addition, there will be opportunities to collaborate with other Divisional members in a variety of clinical and research activities, as well as quality improvement initiatives.
The successful candidate will be offered a clinical faculty (non-tenure track) appointment in the Department of Medicine.
Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, experience and interests, along with three letters of reference.
FOR MORE INFORMATION,PLEASE CONTACT:
Dr. Joseph Brandwein
Director, Division of Hematology
The competition will remain open until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of theImmigration and Refugee Protection Act(R203(3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application.
How to Apply
The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services are committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Mtis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.
The successful candidate will be an MD (or equivalent) with certification in Hematology with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and will be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA). Additional expertise in the care of patients with benign hematologic disorders (bleeding and thrombotic disorders, hemoglobinopathies, immune cytopenias, etc.) would be an asset.
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Medicine
- Specialty: Hematology
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Remuneration for this position is based on the Academic Medicine & Health Services Program (AMHSP). Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
- Posting Date: Dec 14, 2022
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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