The Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services-Calgary Zone and the University of Calgary invite applications for a Fellowship trained General Surgeon to work at the South Health Campus.
The successful candidate will become a member of the Section of General Surgery. The Section provides a full range case mix which includes basic general surgery elective procedures, as well as emergency procedures such as appendicitis, cholecystitis, diverticulitis, bowel obstructions, necrotizing soft tissue infections, and other acute abdominal surgical emergencies. The surgeon will take call according to the site and Alberta Health Services policies. In addition, active participation in the Section through committee and research involvement is expected.
There is a strong academic vision in the Section, including a commitment to education, basic science and outcomes research and the development of research protocols related to clinical outcomes and/or medical education. The successful candidate will be expected to have an appointment with the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials. The Section also runs an accredited Royal College General Surgery training program and the successful candidate will be expected to participate in medical student and resident teaching.