Medical Oncologist Full-time Job3 months ago Doctor / Physician Alberta 13 views
Medical Oncologist, Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, Alberta
The Department of Oncology, Cancer Care Alberta, Division of Medical Oncology at the Cross Cancer Institute (CCI), with Alberta Health Services is accepting applications for a Medical Oncologist. The CCI is a free-standing integrated cancer treatment and research facility that functions as the tertiary oncology referral centre for Northern Alberta. It has a strong record of basic and translational research as well as clinical trial activity in oncology.
The successful applicant will join a team of multidisciplinary cancer programs located at the Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton Zone Medical Oncologists currently on staff working within the systemic treatment area and are involved in research, teaching and patient care. This position will be primarily clinical, however, academic interests will be accommodated where appropriate, and participation in clinical trials is expected. The division is currently seeking someone with experience working as a Medical Oncologist and the successful candidate should also be comfortable working with all major tumour groups.
Qualifications for the role include an MD, certification in Internal Medicine, special competency in Medical Oncology (or equivalent), and eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta.
All qualified applicants are invited to apply, however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada.
The position is sponsorship and LMIA eligible.
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:
John Walker, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Section Chief, Department of Medical Oncology
Cross Cancer Institute, Alberta Health Services
11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1Z2
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org and apply at doctorjobsalberta.com; requisition MED0001QX
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Oncology, Cancer Care Alberta (CCI)
- Specialty: Medical Oncology
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
- Compensation: Remuneration will depend on clinical experience and comply with the agreement between Cancer Care Alberta, Alberta Health Services and the Alberta Medical Association. Compensation Grid Compensation range is between $322,857 (level 1) and $464,743 (level 4). Oncologists may be either AHS employees or independent contractors.
- Posting Date: Jun 5, 2023
- Posting Status: Open until a suitable candidate is found
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