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Physiatrist – Stroke and Brain Injury Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Doctor / Physician   Calgary   5 views
Job Details

The Department of Clinical Neurosciences ( the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, invites applications for a position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor.

Qualifications include an MD, Canadian Royal College specialist certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta.

The successful candidate will join the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Calgary. They will be expected to provide exceptional clinical care with a focus on stroke and brain injury rehabilitation. The position will be based at the Foothills Medical Centre and will have time protected for academic activity. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in research within the section. The candidate will also be expected to participate in teaching of medical students, residents, clinical and research fellows, and graduate students. The successful candidate is expected to start their position between July 1 and September 30, 2023.

Salary support will be through an Academic Medicine Health Services Plan (AMHSP) supported by Alberta Health, Alberta Health Services and the Cumming School of Medicine.

The Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation benefits from affiliation with both the Hotchkiss Brain Institute and the Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute at the University of Calgary. Both will engage the appropriate clinician scientist applicant.

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.

Minimal qualifications include an MD, with Canadian Royal College specialist certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

The candidate must be eligible for 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: Clinical Neurosciences
  • Specialty: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Salary will be according to the existing Academic Medicine Health Services Plan (AMHSP) supported by Alberta Health, Alberta Health Services and the Cumming School of Medicine. AMHSP grid and ranges from $324,000 to $430,000 annually.Specialist On Call: Sharing call duties with other physicians covering the inpatient neurorehabilitation unit.The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see
  • Community Info:

    Calgary is one of the worlds cleanest cities and has been named one of the worlds most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders - in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour's drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America.

  • Posting Date: Jan 11, 2023
  • Closing Date: Feb 15, 2023
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.