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Autonomic Neurologist (22-UAH-NEU-NEURO-06) Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Edmonton   1 view
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Alberta Health Services in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, invites applications for a fee-for-service Autonomic Neurologist to be based at the University of Alberta Hospital. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the worlds top 50 medical schools and as one of Canadas 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 of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta is an internationally recognized team of academic and clinical neurologists with areas of excellence that include Neuromuscular Disorders, Stroke, Movement Disorders, Epilepsy, Cognitive Disorders, Clinical Neurophysiology (EMG and EEG), MS and Neurogenetics. The Division includes 32 full time Neurologists based at the University of Alberta Hospital and 30 community Neurologists based at the Royal Alexandra and Grey Nuns Hospitals, Edmonton Zone. The Division of Neurology members are appointed faculty to the University of Alberta with close ties to the Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute at the University.

The successful candidate will be a Neurologist and have completed a fellowship in neuromuscular diseases. The successful candidate must be able to conduct electromyography and nerve conduction studies and participate in an multidisciplinary model of care. And must have superior expert knowledge in disorders of the autonomic system.

The successful candidate must be able to provide call duties as required by UAH and fulfilling the Medical Staff Bylaws of AHS and must have superior clinical skills in terms of shared decision-making and motivational interviewing. The successful candidate must engage mental health supports as appropriate for patients from the autonomic lab.

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

Zone Section Chief, Neurology, Northern SectorDivision Director, Neurology, University of Alberta7-112 Clinical Sciences Building11350 - 83 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T6G 2G3

Applications will begin being reviewed on 2 weeks after ad is posted; however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

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 [***] .

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In accordance with Alberta Health Services' Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 Policy, new hires will be required to be fully immunized against COVID-19 prior to their first day of practice.Full immunization status is achieved when 14 days have passed after the second dose of a two-dose vaccine, or the first dose of a single-dose vaccine. See ourFrequently Asked Questionsfor additional information.

The successful candidate will be an MD (or equivalent) with certification in Neurology with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) and possess academic fellowship training in Neuromuscular Disorders.

Additional Information
  • Position Classification: Full-time
  • FTE: 1
  • Department: Clinical Neurosciences
  • Specialty: Neurology
  • Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
  • Sponsorship Eligible: No
  • Compensation: Remuneration will be based on the Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule.
  • Posting Date: Apr 14, 2022
  • Closing Date: Jul 12, 2022
Company Description
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