Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Transfusion Medicine - Unity Health Toronto - St. Michael's Hospital, St. Joseph's Health Centre

Posting Date:Tue, 14 Mar 2023
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8
City: Toronto

Unity Health Toronto and the University of Toronto’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology are seeking applications from qualified and highly motivated individuals to fill a permanent Transfusion Medicine Specialist position in our centre. The successful applicant must be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or full Professor at the University of Toronto. The start date will be mutually agreed upon.

Unity Health Toronto comprises St. Michael’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Health Centre and Providence Healthcarein Toronto. The network has a focus on inner city health as well as world-class care in areas such as trauma care, bleeding disorders and cardiovascular surgery. Our Transfusion Medicine is responsible for TransfusionMedicine Service, Patient Blood Management service through OnTraC (Ontario Transfusion Coordinators)program, the therapeutic apheresis service and Tissue Bank. The successful candidate will provide excellence in Transfusion Medicine across our network. The successful candidate will also contribute to the academic mission of the Department, via participation in collaborative research, undergraduate teaching and residency training programs. The Department’s strategic plan includes a focus on diagnostic innovation, test utilization and clinical engagement. Interest in one of these would be an asset.

Applicants must be eligible for medical licensure in the province of Ontario and must hold postgraduate
qualifications in Transfusion Medicine. Previous experience in therapeutic apheresis is an asset. The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology. Fellowship training or demonstrated subspecialty expertise/commitment is favoured. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Compensation will be in accordance with the uniform level of compensation in the Province of Ontario (currently $367,392.00), where the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care has implemented a total compensation package that will equalize the successful candidate’s compensation with that of other Laboratory Physicians in the Province of Ontario.

Evaluation of applications will begin April 20, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Please forward your application, including your curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references, to:

Dr. C. Streutker, Chief and Medical Director, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Unity Health

St. Michael’s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada

St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto are strongly committed to diversity within its community andespecially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, person with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification
of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadian Citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Dr. C. Streutker, Chief and Medical Director, Department of Laboratory Medicine,
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- last updated March 2023 -