Posting #:17-MAZ-CAR-CARDIO-01 Speciality: Cardiology Type:Full Time Practice City/Town:Edmonton Location:Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute Date Posted:2018-05-07 Closed Date:2018-11-07 Time: 23:59 AHS Position:AHS is recruiting for this position. AHS Sponsorship: This position is eligible for AHS sponsorship. The successful applicant will be granted AHS sponsorship support for a CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment, if required. Sponsorship Eligibility Expires:2019-05-07 Responsibilities/Duties: The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology in partnership with Alberta Health Services and Covenant Health, invites applications for an Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiologist and Structural Interventionalist to be based at the University of Alberta Hospital and Mazankowski Heart Institute Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the Faculty has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions. The University of Alberta’s Division of Cardiology is an integral part of the Department of Medicine and the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, a state of the art facility that provides tertiary and quaternary cardiac care services for the City of Edmonton, Northern Alberta, and parts of British Columbia, Yukon, Nunavut, Northwest Territories and portions of Saskatchewan. The University of Alberta and Mazankowski Heart Institute are home to one of the premier ACHD programs in the country with full service ACHD capabilities including invasive and non-invasive diagnostics, advanced imaging, structural intervention, complex cardiac surgery, Mechanical Assist Program and one of the largest Heart Transplant programs in Canada. In addition, the Mazankowski Heart Institute is unique, providing both Pediatric and Adult Care with an integrated plan of care for congenital heart conditions with regular collaboration with the Pediatric colleagues. Qualifications: The successful recruit will join a group of 34 cardiologists including three other ACHD physicians. In keeping with our vision statement of exemplary patient care, discovery and education; the successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow and develop in a premier institution with a very successful ACHD program. The successful candidate will have an MD degree, or equivalent. He or she will be eligible for certification in Cardiology with the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada. As well, he or she will be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) and have Specialty training in ACHD and ACHD Structural Intervention. Key accountabilities of the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiologist and Structural Interventionalist will include, but will not be limited to: Adult Congenital Heart Disease Structural Interventional procedures, Outpatient General and Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic, Inpatient service, Emergency Triage, and equitable share of Division of Cardiology undergraduate and postgraduate teaching responsibilities. The successful applicant will be expected to apply for a Clinical Academic Colleague Appointment in the Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, which will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Compensation: Remuneration will be based on the Fee-for-Service (FFS) schedule. Recruiter Contact: Interested candidates are asked to submit online a letter of intent and curriculum vitae outlining their education, qualifications, experience, research interests, etc., along with three letters of reference. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACTDr. Wayne TymchakDivisional Director, Cardiology2C2 WMC, University of Alberta Hospital8440-112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2B7 Ph: 780-407-3113 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Applications will begin being reviewed on April 1, 2017 (Note: 2 weeks after ad posted); however, the competition will remain open until the position is filled. The City of Edmonton, with a growing population of over one million, is the cosmopolitan capital of Alberta known as “The City of Festivals”. With an abundance of services, a beautiful river valley, a multitude of community activities and attractive and financially reasonable living accommodation options, our energetic city has something for everyone. For further details about our vibrant city, please visit www.edmonton.ca. Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Medicine can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.med.ualberta.ca. Details about Alberta Health Services and Covenant Health can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca and www.covenanthealth.ca. How to ApplyApply Online All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Indigenous persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.