LOCUM POSITION IN
PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOOGY ONCOLOGY
IWK HEALTH CENTRE, HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA
The Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, IWK Health Centre is seeking a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist physician for all or part of a 6 month block between 1st January and 30 June 2018. This position may be shared and may lead to a permanent position.
The successful physician will join a team of five Pediatric Hematology/Oncology specialists in providing clinical and clinical teaching services. The service is supported by excellent hemato-and anatomic pathology laboratories and is a member of the Children’s Oncology Group and has a number of additional developmental therapeutics liaisons. An interest in neuro-oncology is preferred although not required.
The Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology is located at the IWK Health Centre, a tertiary pediatric and women’s Health Centre. We serve a population of approximately 1.8 million people from the three Maritime Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.
Applicants must have a fellowship in Pediatrics from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have completed, or be eligible for, the College’s examination for a Certificate in Special Competence in Pediatric Hematology Oncology. Eligibility for medical licensure in the Province of Nova Scotia is required.
A covering letter and curriculum vitae, along with the names of three referees (2 academic), should be directed to:
Conrad Fernandez MD, FRCPC
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Bioethics
Head, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre
5850 University Avenue
Halifax, NS, B3K 6R8
Phone: 902-470-7290/Fax: 902-470-7216
Dalhouise University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriinal people, persons with a disability, racially visiable persons, women, persons of minority.