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Pulmonologist, Sub Speciality (Tuberculosis)

2019-06-06
Respirology
Full Time Practice
1
Edmonton
University of Alberta Hospital / Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
19-UAH-MED-PUL-11
2019-06-06
2019-06-20  Time: 23:59
Posting will remain open until filled.
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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Key accountabilities of the Respiratory/TB Physician will include. but will not be limited to participating in the Division's clinical roster (including in patient ward, consultation, and bronchoscopy services), participating in the University of Alberta's TB Program and associated duties (outpatient clinics, in-patient service, etc.), establishing a General Pulmonary Medicine ambulatory clinic, teaching learners at the undergraduate, residency, and/or subspecialty trainee levels, supporting clinical research/innovation work within the division. As an academic institution, a keen research interest in clinical TB or pulmonary medicine is expected.

Fee For Service with Clinical Academic Colleague Appointment Position in the Section/ Division of Pulmonary Medicine.

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine in partnership with Alberta Health Services, invites applications for a position to be based 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. The University is currently home to more than 38,000 students with more than 15,000 faculty and staff.

The division provides a wide range of clinical programs in Pulmonary Medicine and Allergy. Division members have dedicated asthma, COPD, bronchiectasis, interstitial lung disease and pleural effusion clinics in addition to subspecialty services that include Tuberculosis, Adult Cystic Fibrosis, Sleep Disorders, Pulmonary Hypertension and interventional Pulmonary Medicine.

Division members also care for the second largest Lung Transplantation populations in Canada and offer full range of clinical supports for advanced respiratory care (i.e. in-patient non-invasive mechanical ventilation and endobronchial ultrasound-EBUS).

The Division is affiliated with the Alberta Respiratory Centre and has PhD and MD members involved in various areas of research in lung and airway diseased (https://www.ualberta.ca/department-of-medicine/divisions/pulmonary-medicine/publications).

The successful candidate willl be an MD (or equivalent) with certification in with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) and have an interest in Tuberculosis.

The successful candidate will be expected to apply for a Clinical Academic Colleague Appointment in the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry.

Fee for Service


Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, experience, research interests, along with three letters of reference.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT Dr. Giovanni Ferrara, Section/Division Director of Pulmonary Medicine, CSB 3-134, 11304-83 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6G 2G3 E-mail: ferrara@ualberta.ca

Applications will begin being reviewed on Date (Note: 2 weeks after ad posted); however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled.

The City of Edmonton, with a growing population of over one million, is the cosmopolitan capital of Alberta known as “The City of Festivals”. With an abundance of services, a beautiful river valley, a multitude of community activities and attractive and financially reasonable living accommodation options, our energetic city has something for everyone. For further details about our vibrant city, please visit www.edmonton.ca.

Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Medicine can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.ualberta.ca.

Details about Alberta Health Services Covenant Health can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca and www.covenanthealth.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

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.



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