Anatomical or General Pathologist - Alberta Public Laboratories

Posting Date:Mon, 25 Feb 2019
Date to Apply By: 25 May 2019
Estimated Start Date: To be Determined
Address: 8440 – 112 Street
City: Edmonton

Anatomical or General Pathologist, with Sub-specialization 1

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Alberta Public 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 full time Anatomical / General Pathologist with sub-specialty expertise.
 

The successful applicant may also be considered for appointment with the University of Alberta’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology. This position may consist of involvement and interaction with different APL laboratory sites within the city of Edmonton. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, with its team of 96 pathologists and many consultants, functions as a center of Excellence. The successful applicant will be involved in the diagnostic activity across the City of Edmonton (North Sector, APL), and is expected to become an active consultant in their area(s) of sub-specialty expertise, participate or help coordinate the North Sector special interest group (SIG) activities, and interact with the clinical stakeholders in their area(s).
In addition to a sub-specialty practice, participation in general surgical pathology practice maybe required. Our current sub-specialty priority areas for recruitment are: Pediatric/Perinatal pathology, Gynecological pathology, and Genitourinary pathology. Other subspecialty areas will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Comprehensive molecular pathology training in addition to sub-specialty training would be considered a significant asset. Depending on the qualifications of the applicant, there are opportunities to practice in a sub-specialty environment while participating in clinical and/or basic research activities. Teaching and interaction with a wide range of learners from undergraduate through postgraduate studies (residents from anatomical and general pathology), with provision of interactive educational opportunities at all levels will be encouraged.

Qualifications
Minimum qualifications include a MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta with certification in Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology or General Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or the American Board of Pathology. Subspecialty Fellowship training in the disciplines indicated and/or relevant Molecular Pathology training and experience is required. 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, building trust in working relationships, and being an overall team player

Compensation
An excellent remuneration package including relocation assistance is provided. Options to function as either a contractor or an employee exist. 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.

The posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
Please note that all employees new to APL must provide a criminal records check in compliance with the Protection for Persons in Care Act.

Interested persons meeting the above qualifications should forward their curriculum vitae, referencing competition number (above), with contact information of three referees to:

Dr. Michael Mengel
North Sector Medical Director, APL
Email: mmengel@ualberta.ca

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 Public Laboratories (APL) respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. This position is available for APL Sponsorship.



Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Dr. Michael Mengel
Contact Address: 8440 – 112 Street, Edmonton, AB.
Contact Email: mmengel@ualberta.ca
Contact Phone: 780-407-2835
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