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General Practitioner in Oncology Full-time Job

1 year ago   Doctor / Physician   Grande Prairie   60 views
Job Details

Job Opportunity:

General Practitioner, Cancer Care Alberta, New Grande Prairie Cancer Centre, Alberta

Cancer Care Alberta at the New Grande Prairie Cancer Centre, with Alberta Health Services is inviting applications from Family Medicine Physicians interested in providing services to the Oncology outpatient program.

The position requires active participation within a multidisciplinary cancer programs team of oncologists that are working within the systemic treatment area and are involved in patient care, research and teaching activities at the New Grande Prairie Cancer Centre, North Zone.

This opportunity involves sessional clinics at the New Grande Prairie Cancer Centre Hospital site outpatient programs. The successful candidate will provide consultation, assessment and management for Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy patients.


Qualifications include an MD, certification in Family Medicine (or equivalent), and eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta.


Additional training in a General Practitioner in Oncology (GPO) education program and/or prior experience as a GPO would be an asset.

Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae as well as the names of three references forwarded to:

Dr. Abhijit Ghose, Acting Community Medical Director

Email: and apply at General Practitioner of Oncology MED10001BO.

Additional Information
  • Department: CCA, Grande Prairie Cancer Centre
  • Specialty: Family Medicine - Cancer Care
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Compensation: Remuneration will be provided through a clinical Alternative Relationship Plan (cARP) or Fee for Service.
  • Community Info:

    The New Grande Prairie Cancer Centre is an integrated cancer treatment facility that functions as the regional oncology referral centre for Northern Alberta. It has strong connections and works in collaboration with tertiary sites colleagues with strong record of basic and translational research as well as clinical trial activity in Oncology.

  • Posting Date: Jan 17, 2023
  • Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Company Description
Albertas health care system is one of the best in the world and physicians in Alberta experience a variety of challenging and rewarding opportunities while also enjoying a high standard of living. Whether you are interested in practicing in a large hospital in an urban centre or a small community clinic in a rural area, Alberta offers plenty of choices to suit your skills and interests.
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.