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Full Time Practice
South Health Campus
2020-03-30  Time: 23:59
AHS is recruiting for this position.
AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position.
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The Department of Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services (AHS), invite applications for a physician Gastroenterologist in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. The successful applicant will be appointed to a full-time clinical faculty position at the South Health Campus in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine with an academic clinical faculty appointment at the University of Calgary.

Mandatory qualifications include an MD from a recognized university and FRCPC certification in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology (or equivalent sub-specialist certification). The successful candidate must be eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. Academic appointment ranking will be based on qualifications and experience.

The successful candidate must have a strong background in all aspects of general Gastroenterology, and there is the expectation that he/she will participate in the general Gastroenterology program at the University of Calgary. He/she will focus their academic activities within the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Calgary. The successful candidate should have a strong track record of clinical expertise in caring for and managing patients with general Gastroenterology disorders in both ambulatory and acute care settings. Specific interests and extra training (ideally one year or greater) in motility will be given preferential consideration. Applicants with an interest in clinical research will also be given preferential consideration. The candidate should also show demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and will be expected to participate in undergraduate as well as postgraduate teaching activities of the Division and Department.

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.

Remuneration will be via the fee for service (FFS) funding model.

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing 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. Mark G. Swain

Professor and Head, Section of Gastroenterology

3280 Hospital Drive NW

Calgary, AB, T2N 4Z6

Phone: 404-944-2276


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to By 30 Mar 2020

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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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