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Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

Psychiatry - Child & Adolescent
Full Time Practice
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Edmonton
Edmonton Mental Health Clinic
21-EMHC-PSY-CHILD-27
2021-09-09
2022-03-09  Time: 23:59
2021-11-01
AHS
This position is eligible for AHS sponsorship. The successful applicant will be granted AHS sponsorship support for a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment, if required.
2022-09-09
Position located in: Edmonton Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services, Department of Addiction & Mental Health in partnership with the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Psychiatry, is inviting applications from psychiatrists with expertise in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Our multi-disciplinary teams consisting of psychiatry, nursing, psychology, occupational therapy, social work, education, and speech language pathology provide assistance for more than 1.4 million people in Edmonton Metropolitan Region.

This position provides psychiatric assessment and follow up to children and youth who present at the Regional Clinics within and surrounding Edmonton, and provides consultations to the mental health therapists at these clinics.

An interest in the education of residents and students is highly desirable as the successful candidate is expected to apply for a Clinical Faculty Appointment in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Alberta.

Candidates must be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Psychiatry and preferably have subspecialty certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. S/he must also be licensed with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Remuneration is fee-for-service, supplemented by administrative sessional payments.


To apply, qualified candidates are asked to submit their curriculum vitae with the names of three references to:

Dr. Alice Leung, Zone Clinical Section Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction & Mental Health

Phone: 780-407-6542

The optimal start date is as soon as possible.



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