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Fellowship Locum Perioperative Ultrasound Anesthesiologist

Full Time Practice
University of Alberta Hospital / Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
2020-02-29  Time: 23:59
Posting will remain open until filled.
AHS is recruiting for this position.
This position is eligible for AHS sponsorship. The successful applicant will be granted AHS sponsorship support for a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment, if required.
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The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) in Edmonton, Alberta is inviting applications for an Eighteen Month Fellowship Locum Perioperative Ultrasound Anesthesiologist(s) at the University of Alberta Hospital. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions. With unified health care across the province, Alberta Health Services provides a patient-focused quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans. This position will be 0.5 FTE clinical time, with the other 0.5 FTE being dedicated to non clinical work relating to their fellowship program. Successful applicants should have a strong interest and passion for perioperative ultrasound anesthesia and demonstrated an interest in teaching and research in the past. This is a new fellowship and we are seeking candidates who are adaptable, enterprising and open-minded. Exposure during residency to the basic skills of ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia, surface echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography will be regarded favourably in prospective applicants.

Applicants require an MD or equivalent degree and must have passed the Anesthesiology specialty exams of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent. Applicants must be eligible for licensure with the CPSA. This position is contingent on the applicant having applied and qualified for participation in an anesthesia fellowship at the University of Alberta. Remuneration for this position will be based on a fee-for-service schedule along with a Fellowship stipend from the University of Alberta.

Fee for Service along with a Fellowship stipend from the University of Alberta (under $100,000)

Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae outlining experience, and three reference letters by October 31, 2018 to:

Dr. Andrew Shaw, Chair
Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
2-150 Clinical Sciences Building
Edmonton, AB T6G 2G3

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Alberta hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.

AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!

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