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Locum Position– Pediatric Endocrinology/Metabolism

Pediatric Endocrinology
Short-Term Locum
Stollery Childrens Hospital
2019-05-11  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a 1.0 FTE clinical locum position for one year within the Department of Child Health Pediatric Endocrinology/Metabolism starting July 1st 2020.


This locum position will provide diabetes and endocrine clinical service including clinical teaching. The locum physician will do 12 weeks of call including inpatient consultation service per year.

The successful applicant will join five academic Pediatric Endocrinologists providing a full spectrum of clinical Endocrinology and Diabetes services. Patient services are provided at the Stollery Children’s Hospital (tertiary centre) which serves central and northern Alberta, northern BC and Saskatchewan, Yukon, Nunavut and Northwest Territories, as well as at regional hospitals in the city of Edmonton.

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is Canada’s first and largest province wide, fully-integrated health system, responsible for delivering health services to the over four million people living in Alberta, as well as to some residents of Saskatchewan, B.C. and the Northwest Territories

The Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta, is a full-service pediatric hospital and centre for complex pediatric care and research. It is the only specialized healthcare facility for infants, children and youth in central and northern Alberta and has among the highest inpatient volumes of any children’s hospital in Canada, and serves a geographical area of over 500,000 km.

The division values its collegial dedicated team at the Pediatric Diabetes Education Center as well as its very experienced Endocrinology nursing staff. In addition to clinical care, the division participates actively in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and has a fully accredited Pediatric Endocrinology subspecialty-training program through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Interested applicants must hold an MD and must have completed a subspecialty residency in Pediatric Endocrinology, and be certified or eligible to become a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Pediatric Endocrinology). See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing ( Successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).

Remuneration for this position will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be based on the income scale of a competitive and highly successful academic alternate funding plan.

Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:

Dr. Rose Girgis

Divisional Director, Pediatric Endocrinology/Metabolism

4-507, 11405-87 Avenue

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy

Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

Ph: (780)248-5482

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

The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire 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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