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.