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Division Chief-Pediatric Dentistry

Part Time Practice
Alberta Children's Hospital
2021-09-27  Time: 23:59
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, Section of Dentistry and Oral Health is seeking to fill the position of the Division Head for Pediatric Dentistry. The Division Head is accountable for providing leadership to the Pediatric Dentistry Division and represents pediatric dentistry within the Calgary Zone. This position is located in Calgary and is responsible for services at the Alberta Children’s Hospital and Calgary Zone AHS.

The Division Head is responsible for preparing the pediatric on-call schedule, as well as allocating resources in the division. Consulting and defining divisional work force plans and policies is also a significant part of the leader’s role in this position. Other responsibilities include; collaborating with Section Chief for member performance reviews, organizing regular safety review case rounds, attending dentistry and oral health leadership meetings, section meetings, ACH OR committee meetings, and pediatric surgery section meetings. Collaboration with the ACH dental clinic lead and ACH administration is of significant importance for the ongoing management and fiscal responsibilities of the ACH clinic.

The leader selected for this position assists with reviewing and managing concerns that arise from patients and dental staff, as well as acts on PCATS out of window data pertaining to pediatric dentistry.

The nominated candidate should strive for continuous improvement in the section and facilitate a cooperative approach to managing the zone.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to Dr. Graham Cobb at

The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the Alberta Dental Association and College and member of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC).

Must read, write and speak English.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

$12,500.00 per annum

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits. For complete details on the AMA benefits, please see

Dr. Graham Cobb
Section Head for Dentistry & Oral Health
Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery & Surgical Oncology
Calgary Zone, Clinical Department of Surgery

Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to By 27-Sep-2021

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