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Section Chief Opthalmology

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Ophthalmology
Full Time Practice
Calgary
Rockyview General Hospital - 7007 14th Street SW - Calgary, AB T2V 1P9
2018-11-02
2018-12-31  Time: 23:59
2019-07-01
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.

The successful candidate must be free of conflicts of interest in order to fully carry out the role of Section Chief. Specifically, this precludes the candidate (or a related party to the candidate as defined by the AHS Conflict of Interest Bylaw) from having any ownership or financial interests in AHS-contracted ophthalmology NHSFs.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the quality of care and services within the Section in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of Alberta Health Services and for all educational and research activities related to the University of Calgary. Reporting to the Head of the Department of Surgery, the Chief is responsible for leading the section in achieving excellence in clinical care, education, and research. He/she is responsible for developing and implementing a vision and strategic plan for the section in alignment with the Department of Surgery. He/she will develop and support new innovations that provide evidence based care and new knowledge across the healthcare systems.

Qualifications include an MD, a fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and / or its equivalent in Surgery. The applicant must be eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta. The successful applicant will hold a joint appointment with the University of Calgary, Cumming School of Medicine in the Department of Surgery. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills and proven leadership in working with multiple providers and teams.

The physician is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to:

Dr. Sean Grondin

Zone Clinical Department Head - Alberta Health Services Department of Surgery

Department of Surgery

Foothills Medical Centre

1403 29th Street NW

Calgary Alberta, T2N 2T9

Email: Christine.bourgeois@ahs.ca



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