Academic Hematopathologist - EORLA

Posting Date:Fri, 30 Sep 2022
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Address: 501 Smyth Road
City: Ottawa

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Division of Hematopathology and Transfusion Medicine
Academic Hematopathologist
Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA) and the University of Ottawa (UO)

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OTTAWA (CANADA).  We are seeking an academic hematopathologist to join our team providing transfusion medicine (TM) and hematopathology (HP) services including coagulation testing, bone marrow examinations, flow cytometry, hemoglobinopathies and routine/special lab hematology.   

A major client of EORLA, the Ottawa Hospital (TOH) is a quaternary academic health sciences centre with one of the largest leukemia programs in Canada treating 60-80 new patients with acute leukemia and performing over 200 bone marrow transplants per year.  The program is helping Ontario build capacity for CAR T-cell therapy for ALL and lymphoma patients.  TOH's benign hematology program produces world-leading research in thrombosis.  We operate the department's state-of-the-art molecular oncology diagnostic laboratory which includes NGS platforms for assessing solid and hematologic malignancies in support of precision medicine and clinical trials. 

Candidates must be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario which may be via alternative pathways A or B for gaining licensure (see and must have, or be eligible to obtain, certification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or acceptable equivalent in Hematological Pathology.  The successful candidate will contribute to all areas of HP-TM service work including on-call and regional consultation duties. 

The successful candidate will have academic appointment at UO and participate in teaching and research.  Rank will be commensurate with experience according to university guidelines.  Salary and benefits accord with Uniform Minimum Level of Compensation for pathologists in Ontario, currently CAD 367,000.  The position is available immediately and the competition will remain open until it is filled.  Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. 

About EORLA and Ottawa:
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This advertisement is directed primarily, but not solely, to citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Women, Indigenous people, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Bilingualism is an asset, not a requirement.

Please email letter of interest, CV, and contact information of three references to:  

Michael Rutherford MD, PhD, FRCPC, Head, Division of Hematopathology/Transfusion Medicine
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, EORLA
The Ottawa Hospital General Campus, EORLA Lab, 3rd Floor, Rm. #3887
501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6
c/o Ms. Tyra Young, Division Administrative Assistant, Email:

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Tyra Young
Contact Address: 501 Smyth Road
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 1 (613) 737-8899 x79101
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- last updated September 2022 -