Clinical Academic Colleague General Internal Medicine Physicians
The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine in partnership with Alberta Health Services, is inviting applications for General Internist Physicians, at the Royal Alexandra Hospital. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty is internationally recognized as among the worlds top 50 medical schools and as one of Canadas premier health-education institutions.
The GIM Division is invested in the teaching of ward based medical teaching units in internal medicine, actively contributing to the education of medical students, residents and other learners. Therefore, the successful applicants will be expected to apply for a Clinical Academic Colleague Appointment in the Department of Medicine University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Appointment to the Alberta Health Services Medical Staff is also required.
Successful candidates will also be expected to actively participate in hospital clinical and/or education committees to provide a leadership role. Research activities and involvement are encouraged but not mandatory.
Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine can be found on the Facultys Home Page at www.med.ualberta.ca . Details about the City of Edmonton and Alberta Health Services are available at www.edmonton.ca and www.albertahealthservices.ca .
Applications will begin being reviewed on October 24, 2022; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application and a current curriculum vitae outlining their clinical experience and possible research interests to:
Dr. Neeja Bakshi
Site Section Head, General Internal Medicine
The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
Candidates must hold an MD or equivalent with completed training in General Internal Medicine (GIM) and must be eligible for licensure within the Province of Alberta. The successful applicants are expected to participate in clinical service commitments in the General Internal Medicine which may include but are not limited to: inpatient clinical teaching services, inpatient clinical nonteaching services, emergency consultations, inpatient and critical care consultation, urgent ambulatory access, chronic disease prevention and management clinics. Successful candidates are expected to provide an active ambulatory service.
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Medicine
- Specialty: General Internal Medicine (GIM)
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: No
- Compensation: Compensation will be based on FFS (Fee For Service).
- Posting Date: Oct 3, 2022
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
General Practitioners and Family Physicians are licensed health care professionals and are educated in the general practice, with opportunities to focus their practice in specialized areas.
Specialist physicians are trained and certified to provide patient care within a specific discipline. They also act as consultants to other physicians; perform surgery and supervise surgical procedures; and may conduct research on the nature, cause and development of diseases.