- Halifax, NS
- Job Category
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine,
Dalhousie University/Nova Scotia Health
The Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University/Nova Scotia Health, seeks applications for a position as an Academic Interventional Cardiologist with the Division of Cardiology, at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia. The QEII Health Sciences Centre is the only tertiary care referral center for the province of Nova Scotia, where more than 5300 invasive procedures, between 1800-2000 percutaneous interventions, and more than 180 Transcatheter Aortic Valve Interventions are performed every year. The Mitraclip program was also started last year.
Candidates must hold FRCPC or equivalent certification in Medicine and Cardiology, with specialty training in Adult Interventional Cardiology in either a Royal College Area of Focused Competence (AFC) Diploma Program or an equivalent fellowship program. They must also be eligible to have appropriate licensing for Cardiology with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia. Preference will be given to applicants with advanced skills, for example (but not limited to) complex/high risk coronary intervention, and to those with a strong academic background.
The Division of Cardiology is one of 15 divisions within the Department of Medicine. In addition to playing an important clinical role in the Department, division members have excellent opportunities for collaborative educational and research endeavors with protected time for scholarly activities to ensure rewarding, fulfilling career development.
An attractive remuneration and benefits package through an alternative funding plan will apply.
Nova Scotia offers exceptional cultural and recreational opportunities in addition to a high quality of life. The Department of Medicine is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness.
The anticipated start date is July 1, 2023.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. To apply for this position, please send a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae and names and contact information of three referees to Heather Fraser, DoM Physician Resource Office, by email at Heather.Fraser@nshealth.ca
Closing date for applications is November 25, 2022