The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, at the Alberta Children’s Hospital invites applications for a fulltime position at the Clinical Assistant Professor level or higher within Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone. The position will involve integrated duties in clinical practice, teaching, research and health leadership and offers excellent opportunities for career growth.
The Section provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary consultant care to children in Southern Alberta, SE British Columbia and SW Saskatchewan, a catchment area of approximately 2.5 million people. It also includes a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada accredited fellowship training program.
The 141 bed Alberta Children’s Hospital (ACH) opened in 2006 followed by the adjacent Child Development Centre and Rotary Flames House Hospice. Calgary is also served by two level III NICUs and four level II NICUs at five teaching hospitals in the City of Calgary. The Department of Pediatrics has over 300 clinical and academic faculty members who are part of the rapidly growing Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary. Many members are also part of the Alberta Children’s Health Research Institute (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.
Calgary is a modern and rapidly growing cosmopolitan city with a population of over 1.3 million people, and boasts an excellent school system, vibrant cultural scene, diverse sporting facilities, and close proximity to the Canadian Rocky Mountains (Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper National Park).
For more information, please contact: Dr. Steven R. Martin, Section Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition at 403-955-7723 or firstname.lastname@example.org