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General Surgeon

General Surgery
Full Time Practice
South Health Campus
2020-06-05  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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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.

Qualifications include an MD, a Fellowship in General Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and eligibility for licensure in the province of Alberta.

Must read, write and speak English.

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

Fee for Service

The Practitioner is responsible for purchasing health and insurance benefits.

Dr. Tony MacLean

Section Chief, Section of General Surgery

Foothills Medical Centre, Department of Surgery

1403 29 St NW, Calgary, AB T2N 2T9


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vite (in pdf format) to Dr. Tony MacLean by 05 Jun 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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