ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY (3 positions)- Montreal, QC - Apply by: Until Filled

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McGill University Department of Pathology and the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) invites applications for full-time clinical staff positions (Contract Academic Staff) in Anatomic Pathology. There are 3 positions open to junior and experienced academic pathologists, particularly pathologists with expertise in Bone and soft tissue pathology, Head and neck pathology, Gynecological Pathology, and
Autopsy/Cardiovascular Pathology. The successful candidates will participate in general diagnostic work and the teaching of medical students and residents. Applicants must have at least a one year fellowship in a pathology subspecialty after completion of residency training. Opportunity for collaborative or independent research is available and encouraged. Candidates should be certified in Anatomic Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and/or the American Board of Pathology.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, women, and others who may contribute to diversification. Candidates would benefit from a working knowledge of both official languages, i.e., English and French.

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PERINATAL-PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY (1 position - Montreal, QC - Apply by: Until Filled

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McGill University Department of Pathology and the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) invites applications for a full-time clinical staff position (Contract Academic Staff) in Perinatal-Pediatric Pathology. There is 1 position open to a qualified Anatomic Pathologists with a fellowship subspecialty training or equivalent experience in Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology. The successful candidate will join a team of 3 full-time and 1 part-time Pediatric Pathologists, as well as 1 pediatric neuropathologist. The pediatric pathology service reports over 5000 surgicals, approximately 180 autopsies and more than 10,000 placentas yearly. The successful candidate will participate in general diagnostic work and the teaching of medical students and residents. Opportunity for collaborative or independent research is available and encouraged. Candidates should be certified in Anatomic Pathology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and/or the American Board of Pathology.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, women, and others who may contribute to diversification. Candidates would benefit from a working knowledge of both official languages, i.e., English and French.

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Locum Position for Pathologist - Brampton, ON - Apply by: Until Filled

William Osler Health System (Osler) is one of Ontario’s largest community hospital organizations, delivering innovative health care with compassion through more than 650,000 patient interactions every year. With three hospital sites: Brampton Civic Hospital, Etobicoke General Hospital and the new Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness (opening in 2015-16) we offer a wide range of health services, with care provided by skilled health professionals working in multidisciplinary teams.

The Department of Laboratory Medicine consists of 11 full time pathologists, a medical microbiologist and clinical biochemist as well as over 150 support staff. The preferred candidate will provide service in surgical pathology and cytopathology.

We have one of the busiest surgical oncology programs in the GTA and process 34,000 surgical cases, 7,000 non-gyne cytology, over 300 bone marrows and 200 autopsies per year. We have automated immuno-histochemistry, flow cytometry and are developing a PCR service.

Interested lab physicians must be able to be licensed to practice in Ontario and have Royal College certification in General and/or Anatomical Pathology.

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General Pathologist Locum - Apply by: Until Filled

Position: General Pathologist Locum

Full time commencing as soon as possible for a minimum 6 month term

Posted on February 12, 2014

Location: Moose Jaw Union Hospital, Five Hills Health Region

Job Description:

The Five Hills Health Region (Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan) with a population of 57,000, requires the locum services of a Pathologist.

Candidates are expected to:
• Provide on call coverage;
• Be eligible for licensure with the provincial College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan;
• Hold appropriate medical liability insurance (CMPA membership).

Type of Employment:
Pathologists are compensated based on experience in accordance with Ministry of Health rates.
Moose Jaw Union Hospital is a 100-bed accredited, acute care facility with a five bed intensive care unit and a surgical staff of ten with specialties in General Surgery, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Urology, Orthopaedics and Ophthalmology, along with other medical specialists.

Moose Jaw is getting a new hospital – built on using Lean philosophy and a collaborative team based care model – it will be one of the first of its kind in Canada! A new model of care will see health professionals and support staff serving patients in a building designed to bring services to the patient as promptly and effectively as possible.

The community of Moose Jaw offers many cultural, entertainment and recreational activities, as well as excellent educational facilities and affordable housing in a friendly and safe environment. Visit www.fhhr.ca for more information.

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PATHOLOGIST ASSISTANTS – LABORATORY SERVICES - Apply by: Until Filled

The Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region has full time opportunities for Pathologist Assistants. Pathologist Assistants are responsible for the initial examination and dissection of surgical specimens and dissection of bodies during post-mortem examinations. The Pathologist Assistants also assist with research and instruction of Pathology interns/residents.

Qualifications:

Candidates require a Master of Health Science degree with a major in Human Anatomy and Physiology and Certification with the Canadian Association of Pathologists and/or Certification with the American Society for Clinical Pathology. Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered. Applicants require computer and analytical skills plus communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. Candidates will also require the ability to work independently.

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Pathologist - Brampton, ON - Apply by: Feb 28 2014

William Osler Health System (Osler) is one of Ontario’s largest community hospital organizations, delivering innovative health care with compassion through more than 650,000 patient interactions every year. With three hospital sites: Brampton Civic Hospital, Etobicoke General Hospital and the new Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness (opening in 2015-16) we offer a wide range of health services, with care provided by skilled health professionals working in multidisciplinary teams.

The Department of Laboratory Medicine is looking for a pathologist to join a practice with 11 other pathologists providing surgical pathology, cytopathology and hospital autopsy services. There is a wide spectrum of diagnostic specimens providing an opportunity for an interesting practice. The Department has a well-developed Immunohistochemistry Laboratory as well as a Flow Cytometry Laboratory.

The successful candidate must be able to be licensed to practice in Ontario and hold certification in either general or anatomical pathology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. A fellowship in breast, gastrointestinal or thoracic pathology would be an asset

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NEUROPATHOLOGIST - Halifax, NS - Apply by: Until Filled

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Capital District Health Authority with the Department of Pathology at Dalhousie University is seeking applications for a position of full-time academic neuropathologist. This position is based at the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre (QEII HSC), the main teaching hospital in Halifax. The successful applicant will join a collegial group of 26 pathologists, including 1 experienced neuropathologist, with whom duties will be shared, and will hold an academic appointment at Dalhousie University at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher. For individuals with certification in neuropathology and a strong background in related research, significant opportunity for protected research time will be considered. Experience in the molecular genetics of neurological disease would be advantageous.

Currently the annual workload comprises about 360 surgical specimens (including about 70 muscle biopsies and 10 nerve biopsies) and about 160 autopsy brains. Neuropathology plays an integral role in diagnosis and tissue collection for the Maritime Brain Tissue Bank. A group of 6 neurosurgeons who service the entire region is located at the QEII HSC. As a result, there is an excellent opportunity for close interactions between neuropathologists and both clinical and basic neurosciences. The successful applicant will share responsibilities for review and signout of surgical and autopsy neuropathology specimens, as well as presentation of cases at clinic-pathological rounds and brain tumor rounds. The successful applicant will be expected to teach trainees in neurology, neurosurgery, anatomical pathology and general pathology, and to participate in the teaching of undergraduate medical students. There will be opportunity for collaboration with a pediatric neuropathologist at the IWK Children and Women’s Hospital, located adjacent to the QEII HSC.

Candidates must have the neuropathology specialty qualifications in the country of current practice and must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia. Certification in Neuropathology with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada is preferred. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, people with a disability, racially visible persons and women. Applications will be reviewed and accepted until the position is filled. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications should include a comprehensive curriculum vitae with a 1-2 page statement of clinical, research and educational interests, and the names of three referees.

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Pathologist - Locum - Corner Brook, NL - Apply by: Until Filled

Western Health is currently looking for a Locum Pathologist for vacation relief on an ongoing, periodic basis starting May 1, 2014 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook.

Qualifications: Eligibility for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador and the ability to satisfy the credentialing requirements of Western Health's Discipline of Pathology.

Remuneration: $1188 per day as per the Salaried Specialist Guidelines outlined in the current Memorandum of Agreement as it pertains to locums. Link: http://www.nlma.ca/documents/guides/guide_4.pdf

Interested applicants should email a current CV with three references and their contact details to: Lavina Hiscock, Locum Physician Recruiter (contact info below).

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Pathologist - Newmarket, ON - Apply by: Until Filled

We are seeking a full-time General or Anatomic Pathologist to join a collegial group of 8 pathologists. As a staff  pathologist, you will participate in all aspects of diagnostic  surgical pathology, non-gynecologic cytology and  hematopathology. You are also expected to participate in multidisciplinary cancer conferences and pathology quality assurance programs and take a supervisory responsibility for at least one of our laboratory disciplines.

Our Pathology Lab is a state-of-the-art facility with a wide variety of diagnostic specimens and adequate PA supports. The pathologist’s office is equipped with a modern workstation featuring a sophisticated LIS and voice recognition. We have enjoyed a well-established, highly efficient in-house immunohistochemistry service. Our flow cytometry lab employs the latest model of 10-colour instrument that has provided high-quality support for our regional cancer program. We are currently involved in a research project exploring the clinical utility of digital pathology/whole slide scanning. Southlake is affiliated with University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and each pathologist has an opportunity of being granted an academic position starting at the rank of lecturer.

The successful candidate is required to hold the RCPSC certificate or its equivalence in either General or Anatomic Pathology, and possess or be able to obtain an unrestricted licence to practice medicine in Ontario. Subspecialty training or expertise in breast or lung pathology will be an asset. All interested physicians are invited to
apply for the position.

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Cardiovascular Pathologist - Vanouver, BC - Apply by: Until Filled

Providence Health Care is seeking candidates for an academically-oriented cardiovascular pathologist
to join the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at St. Paul's Hospital.

St. Paul’s Hospital is a 455-bed tertiary academic hospital affiliated with the University of British
Columbia and is located in downtown Vancouver, BC. It is the largest facility within Providence Health
Care and one of the two teaching hospitals in the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. This hospital
has major programs in HIV/AIDS, cardiology, nephrology, gastroenterology, colorectal surgery,
endocrinology and breast surgery. The successful candidate will join a staff of 13 Anatomic
Pathologists and 9 Clinical Pathologists.

Candidates must be eligible for licensure in British Columbia and must be fully specialty trained in
anatomic pathology with at least one (1) additional year of subspecialty training in cardiovascular
pathology that includes familiarity and demonstrated expertise with the spectrum of cardiovascular
pathology from biopsy, explant, and autopsy findings. This will include competence in cardiac
transplantation, infiltrative and metabolic heart diseases, myocarditis and connective tissue vascular
disease. The ideal candidate will also be familiar with molecular genetic diagnostics, particularly nextgeneration sequencing based cardiovascular diagnostic panels. Candidates must either hold or be
eligible for certification by Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada in Anatomic Pathology.

Teaching of undergraduates and residents is an integral component of this position and preference will
be given to candidates who can provide evidence of current involvement and commitment to education.
Research experience, including a doctoral level biomedical sciences degree (e.g. Ph.D.) and postdoctoral experience in tissue based research, clinical pathologic correlation studies, and biobank/tissue repository type research is a critical attribute.

The successful candidate will also be eligible for a clinical faculty appointment in the Department of
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia
(UBC). Clinical faculty appointments at UBC will be at a rank determined by the Clinical Faculty
Appointment, Reappointment, and Promotion Committee of the UBC Department of Pathology and
Laboratory Medicine.

Providence Health Care hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All
qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of
visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual
orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with
diverse communities. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of
Canada. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted in follow-up.

The start date for this position will be July 1, 2014, or upon a date to be mutually agreed upon.

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Deputy Chief Forensic Pathologist - Edmonton, AB - Apply by: Until Filled

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in the province of Alberta is looking for a qualified Forensic Pathologist to fill the position of Deputy Chief Medical Examiner in the city of Edmonton. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is a branch of Alberta Justice and Solicitor General responsible for the investigation of all unexplained natural deaths and all unnatural deaths throughout the province. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of Alberta is a state-of-the-art facility that oversees investigations into approximately 4,000 deaths per year. The Deputy Chief Medical Examiner will assist the Chief Medical Examiner in the leadership and management of the Office, oversee the Medical Examiners Unit, and perform as forensic pathologist between 150 and 200 autopsy equivalents per year. Applicants must be M.D.s with a specialist qualification in Anatomical or General Pathology and a subspecialist certification in Forensic Pathology, and have at least 7 years of experience as a forensic pathologist. Candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta. Benefits include medical and dental benefits, paid continuous education and professional fees, 4-5 weeks of vacation to start (based on experience), and relocation expense assistance in the amount of $15,000.00.

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Forensic Pathologist/Medical Examiner - Edmonton, AB - Apply by: Until Filled

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in the province of Alberta is looking for a qualified Forensic Pathologist/Medical Examiner for the city of Edmonton. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is a branch of Alberta Justice and Solicitor General responsible for the investigation of all unexplained natural deaths and all unnatural deaths throughout the province. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of Alberta is a state-of-the-art facility that oversees investigations into approximately 4,000 deaths per year. The Forensic Pathologist will perform between 200 and 250 autopsy equivalents per year. Applicants must be M.D.s with a specialist qualification in Anatomical or General Pathology and a subspecialist certification in Forensic Pathology. Candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the province of Alberta. Benefits include medical and dental benefits, paid continuous education and professional fees, 4-5 weeks of vacation to start (based on experience), and relocation expense assistance in the amount of $15,000.00.

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Anatomic Pathology Fellow/Anatomical Pathology Clinical Associate - Apply by: Until Filled

Anatomic Pathology - Fellow

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in Mount Sinai Hospital is offering a 1 to 2 year fellowship in Surgical  Pathology commencing as early as July 1, 2014.

The fellowship encompasses several subspecialties within Surgical Pathology (including gynecologic, breast, gastrointestinal, head and neck and soft tissue pathology). Fellows will work alongside expert subspecialist pathologists and will have graduated responsibility in sign-out of surgical pathology cases. Fellows will also acquire experience in intra-operative consultations and will have the opportunity to participate in tumor boards. Following completion of the fellowship fellows will be well equipped
for independent practice in either community or academic centers. The fellowship is clinically orientated, but there are also excellent opportunities for clinical research.

Minimum requirements include MD degree, certifi cation in anatomical pathology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or its equivalent, and eligibility for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.  Salary will be $105,000 inclusive of benefi ts.
Mount Sinai Hospital is an internationally recognized acute-care academic health sciences centre affi liated with the University  of Toronto. It is a tertiary care hospital and regional referral centre for surgical pathology with 25,000 cases per year. There is a high volume of interesting and challenging cases especially related to the hospital’s centres of excellence – gastrointestinal disease, surgical oncology and women’s health. The Hospital was built on the principles of respect and equality. That legacy continues today with our commitment to health equity and to providing accessible, exceptional team-based care.

We foster a healthy and positive work environment that respects the dignity and diversity of each member of the community. We also support a barrier-free, scent sensitive workplace that is built on the cornerstones of wellness and safety.

Anatomical Pathology Clinical Associate

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in Mount Sinai Hospital is seeking a Clinical Associate for Anatomical Pathology. Members of the department have diverse diagnostic expertise and utilize leading edge technologies, including molecular diagnostics. There is a high volume of interesting and challenging cases especially related to the hospital’s centres of excellence – gastrointestinal disease, surgical oncology and women’s health. The successful candidate will join an academic laboratory faculty and will be expected to sign out surgical pathology cases, oversee gross rounds and teach residents as
appropriate. The position is full time and for a minimum of one year. Minimum requirements include MD degree, certifi cation in anatomical pathology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or its equivalent, and eligibility for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Salary will be commensurate with academic qualifi cations.

Mount Sinai Hospital is an internationally recognized acute-care academic health sciences centre affi liated with the University of Toronto. The Hospital was built on the principles of respect and equality. That legacy continues today with our commitment to health equity and to providing accessible, exceptional team-based care.

We foster a healthy and positive work environment that respects the dignity and diversity of each member of the community. We also support a barrier-free, scent sensitive workplace that is built on the cornerstones of wellness and safety.

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Academic Neuropathologist - Apply by: Until Filled

Calgary Laboratory Services (CLS) and the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine (DPLM) are seeking a qualified Academic Neuropathologist. Candidates must have strong references and possess a strong track record of collegiality with co-workers. The successful candidate will join four other neuropathologists within our current group of 90+ laboratory physicians and scientists.

CLS is a multi-site, regionalized laboratory providing comprehensive laboratory services to Calgary and surrounding communities. CLS processes >20,000,000 tests, 120,000 surgical specimens, 240,000 gynecologic cytology specimens, and 10,000 non-gynecologic cytology specimens annually. The neuropathology laboratory processes over 650 surgical cases and 180 adult autopsies each year, including about 35 forensic neuropathology cases, plus about 75 pediatric/perinatal autopsies each year. CLS is an independent, but publically funded organization that is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alberta Health Services (AHS), and is affiliated with the University of Calgary (U of C). The CLS and DPLM offer residency training programs in Anatomic Pathology, General Pathology and Neuropathology, as well as Fellowship training in subspecialty areas within Anatomic Pathology

Calgary, host of the 1988 Winter Olympic Games, is located within an hour’s drive of the Rocky Mountains, and within a half day’s drive of eight national parks. There are many opportunities for indoor and outdoor activities (three nearby UNESCO World Heritage Sites, world class athletic facilities, and many cultural events).

Job Summary & Responsibilities
Each Neuropathologist takes direction from, and reports to the Neuropathology Specialty Group Leader as well as the Clinical Section Chief, Anatomic Pathology/Cytopathology, who in turn reports to the Vice President Medical Operations (CLS) and Zone Clinical Department Head (AHS). Neuropathologists must maintain the highest possible standards of practice including prompt delivery of services to match established performance indicators and turn-around times, must actively participate in such activities as quality assurance, quality control and quality improvement programs, must provide on-call services, and must actively participate in undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate medical teaching. This is a joint U of C/CLS academic clinician-scientist position; the successful candidate will hold a Faculty appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with up to 75% protected time for competitive grant-based research. The successful candidate must have a strong track record of publications
demonstrating the ability to develop an independent research program in neurodegenerative diseases.

Qualifications
Qualifications for the position include an MD, eligibility for licensure in the Province of Alberta, and certification in Neuropathology or Anatomic Pathology - Neuropathology.

Compensation
CLS provides an excellent remuneration package including relocation assistance. Alberta has the lowest provincial income tax in Canada and Albertans pay no provincial sales tax. Options to function as either a contractor with or an employee of CLS exist. Starting remuneration is commensurate with the level of fellowship training and experience. Remuneration range for a Neuropathologist in Alberta is $329,696 to $383,525 (Canadian dollars).

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