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Clinical Tuberculosis Respirologist

Full Time Practice
Peter Lougheed Centre
2020-01-31  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
Position located in: Calgary Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services, Department of Medicine, in conjunction with the University of Calgary invites applications for a full-time clinical respirologist with expertise in the care of patients with tuberculosis.

40% clinical service in all areas of tuberculosis care including ambulatory care (assessment of suspected TB and treatment of active TB and latent TB), hospital consultation as well as weekend and weeknight call for TB.

40% clinical service in all areas of general respirology including ambulatory care, pulmonary function test interpretation, hospital inpatient and consultation (including weekend and weeknight call), bronchoscopy and other procedures.

5% of time will be spent in education in the Division of Respirology and Department of Medicine (Fellowship and Resident Training) and the Cumming School of Medicine (Undergraduate Medical Education).

15% of time will be spent in quality improvement / assurance and / or research.

Be an integral part of the Respirology team in Calgary, utilizing strong collaborative skills to support and contribute to the overall clinical, research and education mission of the Section.

Qualifications include:

• MD, FRCPC (Respiratory Medicine)

• Minimum 1 year specialized training (fellowship) in the diagnosis and treatment of TB

• Eligibility for licensure in the province of Alberta

• Established reputable excellence in clinical care and teaching of medical students and residents

Must read, write, and speak English.

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


Range - $300K and above

The Practitioner is responsible for puchasing health and insurance benefits.

Continuing Medical Education reimburses physicians for eligible continuing medical education costs. Each eligible Practitioner receives a $2,656 annual allotment which can be carried forward for three years.

Dr. Ward Flemons

Section Chief, Respiratory Medicine

3280 Hospital Dr. NW

Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6

Phone: 403-944-2276


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to by 20 Jan 2020.

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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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