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Pediatric Immunologist

Clinical Immunology & Allergy
Full Time Practice
Alberta Children's Hospital
2020-02-14  Time: 23:59
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Position located in: Calgary Zone To learn more about this zone
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The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a fulltime clinical allergist-immunologist to join a growing section. The Section is currently heavily focused on the assessment and management of complex primary immune deficiency and expertise in this clinical domain is essential, however we hope to develop an academic clinical allergy service so interest in this area would be an asset. The Section of Allergy Immunology works closely with the Sections of Hematology, Rheumatology and Infectious Diseases as well as the Section of Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant. We are a leading bone marrow Transplant Centre in Canada having offered stem cell transplant to several children with Primary Immune Deficiency syndromes in the last 3 years. The Section is supported by an outstanding clinical laboratory.

The position would involve 70% clinical activity with 30% protected time for scholarly work in Education and/or Research.

Qualifications of the applicants include an MD, with specialty certification in Pediatrics and in Clinical Immunology/Allergy from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent. Eligibility for medical licensure in the province of Alberta is required.

Questions about this position may be directed to:

Dr. Mark Anselmo,
Associate Professor and Head, Department of Paediatrics


Dr. Michael Leaker,

Associate Professor and Section Head, Hematology and Immunology


The Department of Pediatrics has over 300 clinical and academic faculty members who are part of the rapidly growing Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary. Refer to the Department of Pediatrics website at for more information about the Department, its faculty, services and accomplishments.

Calgary is a modern and rapidly growing cosmopolitan municipality with a population of over 1.2 million people, and boasts an excellent school system (both public and private), a vibrant international cultural scene, with proximity (<1 hour) to the Canadian Rocky Mountains (Banff and Jasper National Parks, Lake Louise, etc.). The city is beautifully laid out with rivers, parks and other recreational areas. There are plentiful opportunities for delving into the arts, music and sports. Many attributes contribute to an overall outstanding quality of life.

Qualifications include and MD or equivalent and certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Pediatrics and Clinical Immunology and Allergy.

English Language proficiency.

The candidate must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Remuneration for this position will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Dr. Mark Anselmo

Associate Professor and Head

Department of Pediatrics

University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services – Calgary Zone

Alberta Children’s Hospital

28 Oki Drive NW

Calgary, AB, T3B 6A8

Phone: 403-955-7802

Fax: 403-955-3065


Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to by 14-Feb-2020

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