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Pediatric Rheumatologist Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   12 views
Job Details


The Section of Pediatric Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, invite applications for a 1.0 FTE position. The successful candidate will have 70% time committed to clinical activity with the remaining 30% of time allocated to administration, research, and education. The successful candidate will provide ambulatory clinic services, inpatient consultation, and on-call services. The Department if concurrently seeking applications for a 0.10 FTE position for the Zone Clinical Section Chief, Pediatric Rheumatology. Candidates may wish to consider applying to both positions.

The Section of Pediatric Rheumatology is comprised of 7 specialists and is based at the state-of-the-art Alberta Childrens Hospital. The Department of Pediatrics has over 300 clinical and academic faculty members who are part of the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary.

The Alberta Childrens Hospital services the City of Calgary and the residents of Southern Alberta, SE British Columbia and SW Saskatchewan: a catchment area of ~ 3 million people. Calgary is a vibrant city of over 1.6 million people. It offers a superb quality of life. Calgary is situated near the Rocky Mountains (Banff National Park), and is rapidly emerging as a cosmopolitan, diverse and cultural center with outstanding green spaces, schools and communities.

For more information regarding this position, please contact: Dr. Antonia Stang, Zone Clinical Department Head, Department of Pediatrics. Interested applicants should include the following attachments with their application:

Cover letter
Curriculum vitae
The names and contact information for three referees

Were passionate about what we do. Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff, and physicians promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across the Calgary Zone. We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.


Candidates must have the following qualifications: MD, Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (or equivalent) in Pediatrics and Rheumatology.

Candidates must be eligible for independent Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Must read, write and speak English.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Pediatrics
  • Specialty: Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Fee for service.The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see
  • Posting Date: Sep 26, 2022
  • Closing Date: Oct 14, 2022
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