Pathologist - Lakeridge Health

Posting Date:Thu, 18 Jun 2020
Date to Apply By: 24 Jul 2020
Estimated Start Date: 01 Sep 2020
Address: 1 Hospital Court
City: Oshawa

As one of Ontario’s largest health systems and a dedicated cancer centre for the region (Durham Regional Cancer Centre), Lakeridge Health fosters a culture that promotes career advancement, learning opportunities and great quality of life. Through our five hospitals (Ajax-Pickering, Bowmanville, Oshawa, Port Perry and Whitby), we provide a broad range of healthcare services to a diverse population, with a focus on empowering people to live their best health. One System. Best Health.

This position, commencing September 1, 2020 or mutually agreeable date, will appeal to a strong team player who is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Anatomical or General Pathology or its equivalent, with a fellowship in Surgical or Oncologic Pathology with emphasis on women’s health, including breast and gynecologic pathology and who is eligible or licenced to practice medicine in Ontario. A fellowship or interest in Cytopathology is an asset. The candidate must have strong diagnostic skills in surgical pathology and will share in the rotations in surgical pathology and other specialities.

Currently, the position is based at our Oshawa and/or Ajax-Pickering hospitals, however, the successful incumbent must also be willing to provide laboratory medicine services at other locations in Durham Region. The Department of Laboratory Medicine at Lakeridge Health is a collegial, inter-professional team comprised of pathologists, pathology assistants, technologists and other allied health care professionals. Through our partner Hospitals and affiliation with the Cancer program, we handle primary diagnosis of benign and complex malignant cases, with more than 37,000 surgical pathology cases per year. We pride ourselves on delivery of accurate and timely pathology results. Opportunities for collaboration in educational and research activities are available.

Please submit letters of interest, along with an updated CV and cover letter to
Dr. N. Ismiil,
Department Chief, Laboratory Medicine.
Email: Tel: (905) 576-8711 x33720. Fax: (905) 721-4784.
Posting end date: July 24, 2020.

For more information about us and this opportunity, please contact 905-576-8711 x33720 or visit our website: We thank all qualified physicians for their submissions however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Lakeridge Health is strongly committed to diversity within its community and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Dr. Nadia Ismiil, Department Chief
Contact Address: 1 Hospital Court
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (905) 576-8711 x33720
Contact Fax: (905) 721-4784