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Full Time Practice
Cross Cancer Institute
2019-07-12  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.
Position located in: Edmonton Zone To learn more about this zone
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Responsibilities will include participation in ambulatory clinics for patients with lymphoproliferative disorders, attending duties on the inpatient lymphoma/myeloma/autologous stem cell transplant unit at CCI, and participation in a malignant hematology outreach clinic at Grande Prairie Regional Cancer Centre (GPCC). Other responsibilities will include participation in local and provincial tumor team based activities including clinical case reviews at tumor board rounds, annual, provincial tumor team meetings, local quality assurance and quality improvement initiatives.

Candidates will have an appointment in the Department of Oncology, University of Alberta, and will be expected to actively participate in clinical research and teaching activities within the Department.

The Department of Oncology, CancerControl Alberta at the Cross Cancer Institute (CCI), with Alberta Health Services is accepting applications for a full-time clinician within the discipline of

Hematology and Hematological Malignancies. This position will be primarily based at the Cross Cancer Institute (CCI) in Edmonton and will have an assignment of duties and participation in a malignant hematology outreach clinic at Grande Prairie Regional Cancer Centre (GPCC).

The successful applicant will join a team of multidisciplinary cancer programs and a team of Medical and Radiation Oncologists, Nurse Practitioners and other medical support staff in the Edmonton and North zones.

CCI, Edmonton and GPCC, Grande Prairie, operate within a provincial framework for cancer care supported by provincial clinical guidelines and standards, focused on patient centered care. CCI is a free-standing integrated cancer treatment and research facility that functions as the tertiary oncology referral centre for Northern Alberta. CCI is a leader in innovative cancer research, prevention, treatment, and care initiatives. This cancer centre sees both in- and out-patients, currently treating over 21,000 patients in one year.

Candidates must have an MD with certification in Hematology and Internal Medicine with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA). Candidates should have additional specialized training and expertise in the area of lymphoproliferative disorders, including lymphomas, multiple myeloma and autologous stem cell transplantation. They must read, write, and speak English fluently.

CancerControl Alberta, Alberta Health Services offers an attractive compensation, benefits and relocation assistance package. The annual compensation will be calculated in accordance with the CancerControl Alberta Physician compensation grid for Medical Oncologists $318,086.00 - $457,875.00 dependent on qualifications, training and experience.

Recruiter Contact:

Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae as well as the names of three references forwarded to:

Joseph Brandwein, MD, FRCPC

Director, Division of Hematology

Section Chief, Hematology, AHS Edmonton Zone

University of Alberta, 4-112 Clinical Sciences Building

11350 - 83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6G 2G3, Canada

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Alberta Health Services respects, appreciates and encourages diversity

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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