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Urogynecology Physician Locum Position

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Royal Alexandra Hospital
2018-05-09  Time: 13:00
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.


Urogynecology Physician Locum Position:

Alberta Health Services, in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, is seeking locum coverage for its Urogynecology Division in the Department of Women’s Health in the Edmonton Zone.

The locum coverage would be for 1 year commencing April 1, 2018 working with the Urogynecologists and our multi-disciplinary team at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women on the Royal Alexandra Hospital campus.

The Lois Hole Hospital for Women is dedicated to strengthening women’s health services, enhancing teaching, innovation and research. It is responsible for tertiary level women’s health care services, with a current medical staff of 18 Obstetricians/Gynecologists and 17 sub-specialists who perform more than 6,000 deliveries and 5,000 gynecologic surgeries per year. Working at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women, the locum will deliver inpatient care and perform urogynecology surgeries.

The Royal Alexandra Hospital is also home to the clinical teaching program for the academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. The Urogynecology Division provides clinical education for multiple learners including a urogynecology sub-specialty trainee, postgraduate trainees in Obstetrics and Gynecology, in accordance with specialty specific RCPSC standards, and medical students. Therefore the locum will be expected to apply for a clinical academic appointment with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Applicants will have successfully completed training and FRCSC certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as a Fellowship in Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Reconstruction and be eligible for certification in obstetrics and gynecology with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Remuneration will be based a Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule.

Information about the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology can be found at Details about Alberta Health Services and the City of Edmonton can be found at and

For more information about the Urogynecology Division contact Dr. Jane Schulz or forward your application, including an up-to-date curriculum vitae outlining current teaching, clinical, and research interests, along with three reference letters by email to:

Dr. Jane Schulz, MD, FRCS(C)

Director, Division of Urogynecology

Royal Alexandra Hospital

Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

University of Alberta or fax to: 780-735-4981

The position will remain open until filled. The position is not sponsorship eligible.

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

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