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Neurologist, Cognitive Neurology

Full Time Practice
Foothills Medical Centre
2018-11-30  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

The Division of Neurology is seeking a Neurologist with subspecialty expertise in cognitive neurology with an interest and experience in both general neurology and Parkinson’s disease for a fee-for-service position at Foothills Medical Centre. The successful candidate will participate in the Cognitive Neuroscience Clinic, the Movement Disorders Clinic and the General Neurology clinic. Full participation in the neurology call and service schedule is also required. Membership and active participation in both the Division of Neurology and the Department of Clinical Neurosciences ( including providing bedside teaching, is expected. A minimum of 10% time (an average of 1/2 day per week) must be devoted to academic activities including teaching and leadership.

Qualifications include an MD, a specialist certificate in Neurology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, completion of a fellowship in cognitive neurology, and eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta. We are seeking an individual with proven clinical excellence, a record of working well within a team and the ability to participate fully in the neurology call schedule. Interest and experience in providing excellent bedside medical teaching is required.

The successful candidate will be a member of the University of Calgary Medical Group and must be eligible for an academic appointment with the University of Calgary, Cumming School of Medicine. The candidate must be eligible for an unrestricted practice permit as a neurologist in the province of Alberta.

This is a fee for service position. Fee for service remuneration is expected to be in the $340,000.00 – $420,000.00 range per annum.

Specialist on call payments are expected to be in the $7,000.00 - $8,000.00 range per annum.

The successful candidate will be a member of the University of Calgary Medical Group which provides billing services, transcription, academic clerical support, and offers opportunities for other academic opportunities including sabbaticals and travel grants.

Dr. Rajiv Midha

Department Head

Foothills Medical Centre

1403 29th Street NW

Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9

Phone: 403-944-1260

Fax: 403-270-7878


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