Breast Pathologist - Trillium Health Partners

Posting Date:Wed, 20 Jan 2021
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address:
City: Toronto

Breast Pathologist
Laboratory Medicine and Genetics Program

Description:
Trillium Health Partners (THP) is the largest community-based academic health network in Ontario serving over one million residents in the communities of Mississauga, Peel Region, and West Toronto. The hospital encompasses three main sites – Credit Valley Hospital (CVH), Mississauga Hospital (MH), and Queensway Health Centre (QHC) – offering a full range of hospital- and community-based services.
This position represents an opportunity to join a group of dedicated healthcare professionals in a progressive organization, including 19 pathologists, one microbiologist, one clinical chemist, and two cytogenomicists. We provide specialized laboratory services to ten clinical programs and the Regional Cancer Centre. The Program houses an immunohistochemistry laboratory, state of the art flow cytometry facilities, and the regional Molecular Genetics Program.
Duties/Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be expected to manage a high volume breast pathology service and participate in our general pool of surgical pathology, including intra-operative consultations and autopsies. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate fully in our quality management program and multidisciplinary cancer conferences. The position is based out of Credit Valley Hospital (2200 Eglinton Avenue West, Mississauga) with rotational coverage at Mississauga Hospital (100 Queensway West, Mississauga) and Queensway Health Centre (150 Sherway Drive, Toronto).
Trillium Health Partners is an academic community teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto, Mississauga Academy of Medicine. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate medical trainees. Opportunity also exists to participate in clinical and applied research thorough an academic appointment with the University of Toronto.
Remuneration will be in accordance with the Uniform Minimal Level of Compensation (UMLC) for the province of Ontario (currently $359,432 per annum).
Required Qualifications:
We are seeking one (1) full-time pathologist with training in anatomical pathology (or anatomical pathology/clinical pathology) and fellowship training in breast pathology. Significant practice experience and leadership in quality management of breast pathology services may be considered equivalent to fellowship training. Fellowship training in other subspecialty areas (e.g. ENT, renal pathology, GI pathology, cytopathology, etc.) would be considered an asset.
Interested physicians must be certified in anatomical pathology (or anatomical pathology/clinical pathology), by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent (e.g. American Board of Pathology). Excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to an inter-professional care model are essential. The successful candidate must be licensed, or be eligible for licensure, to practice medicine independently in the province of Ontario.
The candidate should have a demonstrable track record in medical education, educational scholarship, and/or research, and will be eligible for a faculty position at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine. This position is open to all qualified candidates. However, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

Interested candidates should submit their letters of interest and curriculum vitae along with the names of three (3) references to the email below:
Matthew Cesari, MDCM, FRCPC
Program Chief and Medical Director,
Laboratory Medicine and Genetics Program
Tel.: 905.813.4093
Fax: 905.813.4132
Email: sean.sia@thp.ca


For detailed information on the hospital, please visit: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca



Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Matthew Cesari, MDCM, FRCPC
Contact Address:
Contact Email: sean.sia@thp.ca
Contact Phone: 905.813.4093
Contact Fax: 905.813.4132