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Pediatric Oncologist

Full Time Practice
Cross Cancer Institute
CCA 8002 0003
2020-11-23  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: Edmonton Zone To learn more about this zone
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Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for a Pediatric Oncologist position in the Departments of Oncology and Pediatrics, Edmonton Zone. An interest in Pediatric BMT and cellular therapies in required.

The successful applicant will join seven oncologists, four hematologists, an immunologist and three basic scientists within the division providing a full spectrum of clinical oncology services. In addition to clinical care, the Division is active in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and has a fully accredited Pediatric Hematology/Oncology subspecialty-training program through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. We have an active basic, translational and clinical science program, collaborating locally, nationally and internationally.

Depending upon the qualifications and experience of the applicant, this position will be comprised of clinical service (maximum 80%) with the remainder of time allocated to academic pursuits: either teaching and/or research. Research can be in any area within Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Contributions to education at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels are expected from all faculty.

Interested applicants must hold an MD as well as an advanced degree (Masters’ or PhD or equivalent), must have completed a subspecialty residency in Pediatric Oncology, and be certified or eligible to become a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (Pediatric Oncology). See the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for more information on various routes of credentialing ( Preference will be given to those with Pediatric BMT experience.

Remuneration will depend on clinical experience and comply with the agreement between Cancer Care Alberta, Alberta Health Services and the Alberta Medical Association. Compensation Grid Compensation range is between $318,086 (level 1) and $457,875 (level 4).

*All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Alberta Health Services respects, appreciates and encourages diversity

Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae as well as the names of three references forwarded to:

Dr. Beverly A. Wilson

Section Chief, Pediatric Oncology

Medical Director, Northern Alberta Children’s Cancer Program and ASSIST Program

Clinical Professor and Divisional Director Pediatric iHOPE, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta


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to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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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