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Orthopaedic Sports Knee Surgeon

Orthopedic Surgery
Full Time Practice
South Health Campus
2021-04-01  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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The Department of Surgery, Alberta Health Services – Calgary Zone and University of Calgary, Section of Orthopaedic Surgery invite applications for an orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in sports medicine knee surgery.

A major clinical focus in sports medicine knee surgery is required. The practice is at the South Health Campus in the Calgary Zone. The successful candidate will participate in a call schedule and treat single-limb trauma at South Health Campus. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in Research. Duties will include recruiting and entering patients into on-going clinical trials; supervising students, residents and fellows with their research efforts and initiating new clinical research projects in association with other members of the Division of Sports Medicine Knee Surgery.

The successful candidate will act as a preceptor for medical students, clinical clerks, residents and fellows and support undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate teaching. Participation in committees with administrative, clinical, educational, research or other mandates is required.

The successful candidate will have an appointment with the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services are committed to employment equity.

The deadline for applications is April 1, 2021. Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three letters of reference in PDF form to:

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.

Dr. Jason Werle
Section Head, Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery
Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to By 01-Apr-2021

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