Posting Date:Mon, 03 Feb 2020
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: 01 Jul 2020
Address: London Health Sciences Centre University Hospital, N6A 5A5
Applications are invited for a 12 month locum position for an Anatomical Pathologist commencing July 1, 2020 within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care. Candidates must hold an MD or equivalent and be eligible for medical licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and must have postgraduate training/qualifications in Anatomical or General Pathology. The ideal candidate would have experience in general surgical pathology, but our pathology service is subspecialized and gastrointestinal pathology would comprise a significant component of the workload. Preference will be given to candidates with an established background of diagnostic expertise. The salary and benefit package is competitive and attractive.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine serves London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care and the Middlesex Hospital Alliance. This department has an annual workload of approximately 60,000 surgical specimens, 30,000 cytology specimen and 700 autopsies. LHSC & SJHC are affiliated with Western University. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Western University has a long history of strength and excellence in many areas of diagnostic service, teaching and research, and is a highly collegial place in which to work. The Department has 35 pathologists and is one of 22 departments in the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry (www.schulich.uwo.ca).
London is Canada’s 10th largest city with a metropolitan census of approximately 530,000. Located midway between Toronto and Detroit, London serves as the hub of South Western Ontario. Known as the "Forest City," London is an affordable, charming and secure place to live. London boasts an international airport, galleries, theatre, music and sporting events and is located close to several lakes and facilities for outdoor activities (www.london.ca).
The preferred candidate will be responsible for service in general surgical pathology including GI Pathology.
Applicants should apply in writing enclosing curriculum vitae and names of three referees to:
Dr. Subrata Chakrabarti
Chief, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
London Health Sciences Centre
University Hospital, Room A3-130
London, ON N6A 5A5
Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. We are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcome applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
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Contact Name: Dr. Subrata Chakrabarti
Contact Address: London Health Sciences Centre University Hospital, Room A3-130 London, ON N6A 5A5
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