The Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, invite applications for a part-time (0.75 FTE) Staff Neonatologist at the Clinical Lecturer level or above. The successful candidate will have 70% time for clinical activities and 30% allocated to research, education, and administration. Most of his/her clinical activities (weeks, calls, and week-ends) will take place at the South Health Campus Level 2 NICU (around 3000 deliveries, 16 NICU beds).
Neonatal Care is provided at 5 Hospitals within the Calgary Zone; Level III Neonatology at a stand-alone NICU at Alberta Children’s Hospital (ACH), Level III Perinatology at the Foothills Medical Centre (FMC), and Level II Perinatology at the Peter Lougheed Hospital, Rockyview General Hospital and South Health Campus. The Neonatal Program includes a nationally recognized Neonatal Follow-up Clinic (NFC) at the ACH and a successful neonatal-perinatal medicine residency program with up to 15 trainees.
The Section of Neonatology provides comprehensive neonatal care to Southern Alberta, which has an annual birth rate of approximately 24,000. There are a total of 132 Level II and III beds amongst five (5) Calgary Zone Acute Care Hospitals, admitting an average of 2800 neonates annually.
The Alberta Children’s Hospital (ACH) provides patient care to Southern Alberta, SE British Columbia and SW Saskatchewan, with a catchment area of approximately 2.5 million people. The Department of Pediatrics has more than 300 clinical and academic faculty members who are part of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary. Many members are also part of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute for Child and Maternal Health (ACHRI) or other Faculty research institutes. Refer to the Department of Pediatrics website at www.ucalgary.ca/paed for more information about the Department, its faculty, services, and accomplishments.