Molecular Pathologist - Alberta Precision Laboratories

Posting Date:Tue, 25 Oct 2022
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 8440 - 112 Street
City: Edmonton

Molecular Pathologist

Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) North Sector, in partnership with the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, in Edmonton, Alberta is seeking qualified Anatomical / General Pathologists with Molecular Pathology Fellowship.

The successful applicant will be involved in the diagnostic activity across sites in the Edmonton region, and is expected to become an active zonal consultant in their area(s) of expertise, and interact with the clinical stakeholders in their area(s).  Comprehensive molecular pathology training is required for recruitment. The Molecular pathology lab performs testing of DNA and RNA specimens to provide diagnostic and predictive information to laboratory physician and clinicians, in order to help guide optimal care for patients with cancer and other diseases. The Molecular Pathology Lab (MPL) performs complex testing of cancer genes, genomic alterations and pathogens from tissue, blood or fluid specimens.

Minimum qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta with certification in Anatomic Pathology or General Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the American Board of Pathology. Fellowship training in Molecular Pathology is required for this position, and preference will be given to those candidates who are board-eligible or board-certified in molecular pathology by the American Board of Pathology. 

Compensation

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. Relocation assistance is provided.

For more information or to submit your application please visit our Doctors Jobs Alberta Career Website: Doctor Jobs Careers - Jobs (albertahealthservices.ca)

For more detailed information regarding the practice at the University of Alberta Hospital and the Molecular Pathology Department, please contact

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.

This position is available for AHS Sponsorship and relocation assistance.



Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Dr. Michael Mengel, Medical Director, APL North Sector
Contact Address: WMC 4B1.19, 8440 - 112 St
Contact Email: Michael.Mengel@albertaprecisionlabs.ca
Contact Phone: 587-773-7775
Contact Fax:

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