Dermatopathology Locum - Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) South Sector,

Posting Date:Mon, 20 Dec 2021
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 9-3535 Research Road NW
City: Calgary

Dermatopathology Locum
Calgary, Alberta

Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) South Sector, in Calgary, Alberta is seeking a qualified Anatomical / General Pathologist with sub-specialty expertise in Dermatopathology to join the South Sector Pathology team to provide locum coverage.

While the position is primarily based at the Diagnostic & Scientific Centre, involvement and interaction with different Calgary hospital sites may be required. The successful applicant will be involved in the diagnostic activity across the City of Calgary, (South Sector, APL), and is expected to become an active consultant in their area(s) of sub-specialty expertise, and interact with the clinical stakeholders in their area(s). In addition to a sub-specialty practice, participation in general surgical pathology practice is required.

Minimum qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta with certification in Anatomic Pathology, Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology or General Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the American Board of Pathology. Fellowship training or a minimum 3 years of subspecialty practice plus a proven track record of collegiality and collaborative practice. The ability to multi-task and work in a face-paced hospital laboratory environment is a must. Physicians must also have current Canadian Medical Protective Association coverage.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:
• Effective communication, experience in quality assurance, operational efficiency and appropriateness of care
• Ability to work in a dynamic, changing environment that allows for delivery of quality service
• Ability to balance service and quality imperative in a resource-sensitive environment
• Ability to work collaboratively, build trust in working relationships, and be an overall team player

Starting remuneration is commensurate with the level of fellowship training and experience. Remuneration range for a Pathologist in Alberta is $353,874.00 to $411,650.00, annually. Locum rate remuneration is per day.

Interested persons meeting the above qualifications should submit their curriculum vitae, with contact information of three referees through the Alberta Precision Laboratories Career Website: Career Opportunities | Alberta Precision Laboratories ( or by email to Dr. Dylan Pillai, Medical Director, South Sector, APL (

In accordance with the Canadian Foreign Workers requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) respects, appreciates and encourages diversity.

Please note that all new staff to APL must provide a criminal records check in compliance with the Protection for Persons in Care Act.

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Dylan Pillai
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Contact Phone: 403-770-3578
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