Posting #:8009-0031(2) Speciality: Medical Oncology Type:Full Time Practice City/Town:Edmonton Location:Cross Cancer Institute Date Posted:2018-05-31 Closed Date:2018-11-30 Time: 23:59 AHS Position:AHS is recruiting for this position. AHS Sponsorship: AHS Sponsorship for CPSA Practice Readiness Assessment is not offered for this position. Responsibilities/Duties: Medical Oncologist, Cross Cancer InstituteThe Department of Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology at the Cross Cancer Institute (CCI), with Alberta Health Services is accepting applications for a Medical Oncologist. The CCI is a free-standing integrated cancer treatment and research facility that functions as the tertiary oncology referral centre for Northern Alberta. It has a strong record of basic and translational research as well as clinical trial activity in oncology. Qualifications: The successful applicant will join a team of multidisciplinary cancer programs located at the Cross Cancer Institute, Edmonton Zone and 25 medical oncologists currently on staff working within the systemic treatment area and are involved in research, teaching and patient care. This position will be primarily clinical, however, academic interests will be accommodated where appropriate, and participation in clinical trials is expected. The division is currently seeking someone with experience working as a Medical Oncologist and the successful candidate should also be comfortable working with all major tumor groups. Qualifications include an MD, certification in Internal Medicine, special competency in Medical Oncology (or equivalent), and eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta. Recruiter Contact: Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae as well as the names of three references forwarded to:Scott North, MD, FRCPC, MHPESection Chief, Department of Medical OncologyCross Cancer Institute, Alberta Health Services11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1Z2Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgThe employer hires 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.