Clinical responsibilities will include outpatient and inpatient practice with both daytime and overnight responsibilities for in-patient general cardiology clinical services, as well as ambulatory care consultative opportunities. The candidate is expected to develop a centre of excellence for Womens Cardiovascular Health The extent of clinical services can be adjusted according to the academic expertise and career path of the applicant.
The successful candidate will be part of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute. Current membership includes over 150 investigators and their research teams with a broad range of interests in cardiovascular medicine. The Institute is housed within the rapidly growing Faculty of Medicine that has recently added 2 new research complexes to its already outstanding facilities. Candidates will be eligible to participate in the Academic Medicine Health Services Program (AMHSP) that provides competitive salary support.
Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an application online via the 'Apply Now' link. Your attachments should be organized to contain the following (which may require you to merge documents such as publications):
Cover letter and curriculum vitae
Statement of research interests (maximum 5 pages)
Statement of teaching philosophy/teaching dossier (maximum 3 pages)
Names and contact information of three (3) references
Were passionate about what we do. Our team of skilled and dedicated health care professionals, support staff, and physicians promote wellness and provide health care every day, all across the Calgary Zone. We are an equal opportunity employer. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve and is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
COVID-19 Vaccination Information for Medical Staff
Alberta Health Services has approved a mandatory Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 vaccine policy, effective immediately. In accordance with the Policy, all contractors and AHS employees, including medical and midwifery staff are required to be fully immunized against COVID-19 prior to their first day of practice.
Qualifications include an MD, training in Internal Medicine and Cardiology (eligible for certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada) and an additional training/experience in Preventive Cardiology and Womens Cardiovascular Health and a Masters in Science with emphasis in Health Studies.
The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.
Must read, write and speak English.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.
- Position Classification: Full-time
- FTE: 1
- Department: Cardiac Sciences
- Specialty: Cardiology
- Secondary Specialty: Internal Medicine
- Recruiting Organization: Alberta Health Services
- Sponsorship Eligible: Yes
- Compensation: $406,000 per annum. AMHSP (GFT)Specialist On CallThe Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see [***]
- Community Info:
Calgary is a vibrant, multicultural city of more than 1,000,000. Health care facilities provide service to a regional population of approximately 2 million. Calgary enjoys close proximity to Banff National Park and beautiful Lake Louise. Opportunities for recreational activities in the city and nearby Rocky Mountains are outstanding.
- Posting Date: May 13, 2022
- Closing Date: Oct 31, 2022
General Practitioners and Family Physicians are licensed health care professionals and are educated in the general practice, with opportunities to focus their practice in specialized areas.
Specialist physicians are trained and certified to provide patient care within a specific discipline. They also act as consultants to other physicians; perform surgery and supervise surgical procedures; and may conduct research on the nature, cause and development of diseases.