Division of Neonatology

Department of Paediatrics

Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto

Effective April 1, 2024, a full-time position for a Staff Neonatologist is available in the Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital which is an academic health science centre affiliated with the University of Toronto. The Department of Paediatrics at Sinai Health has a tradition of excellence in Neonatal clinical care, education and research and is closely allied to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The Department provides primary and tertiary care at regional and provincial levels respectively for newborn infants and specialized services for the resuscitation of infants with known cardiac disease and other congenital abnormalities. The Department in conjunction with the division of Neonatology at the Hospital for Sick Children and Sunnybrook Hospital forms part of a Fellowship Training Program in Neonatology which is fully accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

The successful candidate will be expected to have at least 2 years subspecialty training in Neonatal-Perinatal medicine during fellowship, at least 5-7 years of experience working as an Assistant Professor rank or have an Associate Professor/Professor rank and demonstrate an academic commitment and excellence in clinical care. The position will involve working in Level 3 NICU, Mother and Baby Unit, antenatal clinic, and Neonatal Follow up clinic.

The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto. We are looking for individuals with special interest or training in subspecialty such as respirology, neurology, nutritional sciences or other. Rank and salary ($230,000 – $240,000) will commensurate with qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will be eligible for health and dental benefits.

All candidates must be able to function proficiently in English, hold an MD, MBBS or the equivalent thereto must have specialty training in Pediatric Medicine and be eligible for certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or have comparable qualifications. Candidates must hold or be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. This position will remain open until filled.

Interested individuals should submit a letter of application and curriculum vitae with the names and addresses of three references no later than February 29, 2024, to Dr. Prakesh S Shah, Department of Paediatrics, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5. Phone: (416) 586-8297 Fax: (416) 586-8745;

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The University of Toronto 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.