Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist

The Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Division of Cardiac Anesthesia at The Hospital for Sick Children is inviting applications for the position of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist. This is a permanent, full-time position. The effective date of this appointment is July 1st 2019.

The candidate must have advanced Fellowship training in pediatric anesthesia as well as pediatric cardiac anesthesia. The successful candidate is expected to complement the Division’s academic, educational and research productivity. Additional responsibilities include clinical pediatric and pediatric cardiac anesthesia practice, research, education, and administrative responsibilities as required by a staff cardiac anesthesiologist.

The candidate must be eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher at the University of Toronto. Evidence of excellence in teaching and research is required. The candidate must have a strong academic/research background, hold an advanced MD University Degree. The candidate will be expected to develop an academic plan with clear deliverables at the 1, 2 and 3 year mark. In addition, he/she will be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, The Hospital for Sick Children is a world-renowned, state-of-the-art paediatric health care facility affiliated with the University of Toronto. The hospital is committed to ongoing clinical care, research, learning and development, and features a caring and supportive work environment. SickKids is a paediatric academic health science centre, affiliated with the University of Toronto, dedicated to the care of children. The Division of Cardiac Anesthesia is comprised of 9 cardiac anesthesiologists, and provides perioperative care for neonates and children with acquired and congenital heart disease. The Division is an integral component of The Labatt Family Heart Center.

Salary will be between the range of $200,000 - $416,000 commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please submit curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and three letters of reference by February 25, 2019 to:

Dr. Bruce Macpherson
555 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
E-mail: bruce.macpherson@sickkids.ca

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 the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

For more information about the Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, please visit our home page at www.sickkids.ca/Anesthesia

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.