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The Division of Cardiology, Department of Paediatrics, at the Hospital for Sick Children is recruiting a paediatric cardiologist.
The Hospital for Sick Children at 555 University Ave., Toronto, is an academic health science centre dedicated exclusively to children and is affiliated with the University of Toronto.
The Division of Cardiology is fully integrated into the Labatt Family Heart Centre and works collaboratively to provide the highest level of clinical care in an academically focused, evidence-
based, environment. It has a strong training and education program that attracts undergraduate and postgraduate trainees from around the world.
The successful candidate for this full-time permanent position should be fully trained in Paediatric Cardiology with at least one-
year subspecialty training in Paediatric Echocardiography. Experience with three-dimensional echocardiography or vascular imaging are beneficial.
The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto. Rank and salary ($250,000 $325,000) per annum will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The successful candidate will be eligible for a benefits package which includes medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability insurance, group insurance, pension plan, vision care, academic allowance and a relocation package and may be eligible for a one time signing bonus.
All candidates must be certified or eligible for certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or comparable qualifications.
This position will remain open until filled.
Interested individuals should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three referees to : Dr.
Jennifer Russell, Interim Head, Division of Cardiology, Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, SickKids Hospital, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario Canada M5G 1X8.
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The Hospital for Sick Children is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply : however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.