Gynecologic/Perinatal Pathologist - Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Posting Date:Mon, 13 Sep 2021
Date to Apply By: 22 Oct 2021
Estimated Start Date: 01 Jul 2022
Address: 2075 Bayview Avenue, E432
City: Toronto

Gynecologic/Perinatal Pathologist


Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is a major academic health facility affiliated with the University of Toronto, training 5,000 student learners from over thirty health disciplines including 1,300 residents and fellows per year. We invite applications for an Academic Pathologist with strong diagnostic expertise in gynecologic oncologic pathology and perinatal pathology. Fellowship training is preferred. The applicant must possess a medical degree and hold Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification in Anatomical Pathology, or equivalent, and be eligible for an independent license by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Sunnybrook’s Division of Anatomic Pathology in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Molecular Diagnostics, Precision Diagnostics and Therapeutics Program handles over 30,000 surgical pathology cases (including 1,000 placentas), 15,000 cytopathology cases and 50 perinatal autopsies/year. The successful applicant will thrive in a collegial inter-professional team setting as part of the Precision Diagnostics and Therapeutics Program, with participation in multi-disciplinary tumour boards and collaborative work in basic and translational research including molecular and biomarker studies. In addition to clinical sign-out duties, responsibilities will also include participation in frozen section, autopsy, and on-call coverage, and educational and administrative duties as required by the Department Chief. Salary and benefits will be per the Uniform Minimum Level of Compensation for Ontario pathologists (currently $367,490/year).

The successful candidate will receive an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto, with rank commensurate with qualifications.

The application deadline is October 22, 2021 with an estimated start date of July 1, 2022.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the University of Toronto are strongly committed to diversity within its community and welcome applications from racialized persons/ persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal Peoples of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Interested applicants should include with their application: C.V., brief statement of career plans, and contact information for three references, to be sent to:

Dr. Michelle Downes
Division Head Anatomic Pathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Molecular Diagnostics
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Avenue, E432
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5
Email: michelle.downes@sunnybrook.ca
Cc: Lesley.Nicholson@sunnybrook.ca



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Contact Name: Dr. Michelle Downes
Contact Address: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre 2075 Bayview Avenue, E432 Toronto, ON M4N 3M5
Contact Email: michelle.downes@sunnybrook.ca Cc: Lesley.Nicholson@sunnybrook.ca
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