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Pediatric Emergency Medicine Specialist

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Full Time Practice
Stollery Childrens Hospital
20-STO-PED-EM -08
2020-09-17  Time: 23:59
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Pediatric Emergency Medicine Specialist

Stollery Children’s Hospital, Edmonton Alberta

Full Time – 1.0 FTE

Alberta Health Services (AHS) Department of Child Health in partnership with The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, is inviting applicants to apply for the position of Emergency Pediatric Physician within Pediatric Emergency Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics to commence on July 1st, 2019.


The successful candidate will join the Stollery Emergency Department physicians providing clinical pediatric emergency services as part of a rotation, in addition to on-call-coverage. Candidates will also be involved in teaching undergraduates and post graduates as part of regular rotations.

Additional Information

The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine is affiliated with the Stollery Children’s Hospital and Alberta Health Services. The division has established research programs; an outstanding Royal College approved resident training program and collaborative relationships with other divisions and research groups at the University of Alberta.

The Stollery Children’s Hospital Emergency Department provides 24/7 emergency services, and sees 55,000 patients annually, approximately 150 patients per day. It is a full-service pediatric hospital with a unique physical design and patient-care approach. The position is needed to fill the clinical need and rotation gaps within the Pediatric Emergency.

Candidates must have superior interpersonal skills with a demonstrated commitment to teamwork, process building and peer relationships.

Interested applicants should hold an MD or equivalent and be eligible for licensure in Alberta, have a fellowship in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, and have demonstrated clinical leadership.

All physicians hired to the Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine are required to have current ACLS, ATLS, and PALS certification or certification must be completed within 6 months of hire.

Remuneration for these positions is fee-for-service.

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

Dr. Bruce Wright

Divisional Director, Pediatric Emergency

University of Alberta/ Stollery Children's Hospital

3-513 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA)

11405 87th Avenue - Edmonton, AB T6G-1C9

We thank all applicants for their interest, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. 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 upon 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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