Pediatric Interventional Radiology
- The Hospital for Sick Children "SickKids"
- Toronto, Ontario Canada
- Job Category
- Pediatric Radiology
- Job Type
The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), a teaching hospital affiliated with the University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine, is a world-renowned leader in health care, research and teaching. SickKids is a tertiary care, world-renowned facility, committed to providing excellence in care with a highly qualified, interdisciplinary, hospital-based medical staff. The Hospital has more than 300 beds and performs in excess of 6,000 interventional procedures (vascular and nonvascular) on over 5,000 patients per year.
The Department of Diagnostic Imaging at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto, a major pediatric referral center, invites applications from interested, qualified pediatric interventional radiologists for a faculty position in Division of Vascular Interventional Radiology /Image Guided Therapy, Department of Diagnostic Imaging. The ideal candidate must have an M.D or equivalent, be board-certified and have fellowship and clinical experience in body Pediatric Interventional Radiology and Vascular Anomalies. The candidate should be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO). A solid research background in Pediatric Interventional Radiology is mandatory. Training in research methodology at the level of a Master’s degree / Ph. D level is preferred. Experience as a Staff Pediatric Interventional Radiologist of at least 3 years is preferred. Additional experience with image guided tumor ablation techniques, MR imaging and MR guided Interventions is preferred. The candidate may have to provide back up for neuro-angiography and spine interventions. The candidate should be collaborative, an excellent inter & intra- disciplinary team player and should have very high professional values.
The Pediatric Vascular Interventional Radiology division currently consists of 5 full time pediatric body interventional radiologists, 1 full time pediatric interventional neuro-radiologist, and 1 part time interventional neuro-radiologist. The Division works collaboratively and closely with surgeons and other disciplines as part of the Centre of Image Guided Care. The Image Guided Therapy Centre has recently completed a full renovation and it consists 5 image guided suites, including bi-plane angiography and 3T Interventional/ Intra-operative MRI.
Faculty appointment at the University of Toronto (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) and salary ($400,000) will be made commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Life Group Insurance, Disability Insurance Pension contributions, etc. The position provides an excellent opportunity for professional development, collaborative and individual research with protected academic time. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV by July 31st, 2018 to: Dr. Manohar Shroff, Radiologist-in-Chief, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, aboriginal person, persons with disabilities, and 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.