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General Internal Medicine/Physicians Locum Obstetric Internist (23-RAH-MED-GIM-LOC-19) Temporary/Casual Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Edmonton Zone   6 views
Job Details

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine in partnership with Alberta Health Services, isinviting applications for LOCUM General Internist Physicians, at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, who have additional training in Obstetric Medicine.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.Appointment to the Alberta Health Services Medical Staff is required.

Applications will begin being reviewed in 2 weeks; 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 to:

Dr. Winnie Sia

Director of Obstetric Medicine

Chief of Medicine

Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton Alberta


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. In addition, the candidate must have at least 6 months of Obstetric Medicine training. The successful applicants are expected to participate in clinical service commitments in the Obstetric Medicine service at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, in Edmonton, which may include but are not limited to: inpatient consultation service, and outpatient Obstetric Medicine clinics including general clinic, and diabetes in pregnancy clinic.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Long-term Locum
  • FTE: 0
  • Department: Medicine
  • Specialty: General Internal Medicine (GIM)
  • Secondary Specialty: Obstetric Medicine
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Fee for Service (FFS).
  • Posting Date: Jun 27, 2023
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
  • Target Start Date: Nov 1, 2023
Company Description
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