Jobs

1. GENERAL RADIOLOGIST: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Vancouver imaging is seeking full and part-time general radiologists to join a dynamic group providing general and subspecialty diagnostic and interventional radiological services to the lower mainland, including Vancouver General Hospital and UBCH Hospital.

All candidates must hold an MD degree (or equivalent) and be eligible for licensure in the province of British Columbia. All applicants must also be currently certified by, or eligible for certification by, the Royal College of physicians and surgeons of Canada. The successful applicant will be a clinical associate, working at Vancouver imaging-affiliated clinics as well as VGH and UBCH.

The ideal candidate will have a willingness and capacity to interpret plain radiographs, ultrasound, and mammography.  CT and MRI are of additional benefit. The ideal candidate will be able to perform a broad range of ultrasound and fluoroscopic-guided procedures.

The remuneration and vacation arrangements are competitive for this geographic region. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. However, Canadian and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

All applicants must be received by September 30, 2017.  Interested candidates are asked to submit their letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:

 

Savvas Nicolaou, M.D., FRCPC
CEO, Vancouver imaging
C/O Jeanette Buholzer
450–943 W. Broadway Ave.,
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4E1

 

 

2. ACADEMIC DIAGNOSTIC AND INTERVENTIONAL NEURORADIOLOGIST: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is seeking a full-time clinical and academic Neuroradiologist with fellowship training in Interventional Neuroradiology to join a dynamic group of 27 academic radiologists providing general and subspecialty diagnostic and interventional radiological services to Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospital. Preferred start date is July 1, 2018.

The successful candidate will be part of a five member neurointerventional service (three interventional neuroradiologists and two endovascular neurosurgeons). A significant portion of clinical time will be spent in diagnostic neuroradiology. The successful applicant will be primarily located at Vancouver General Hospital, and will be part of a team of six fellowship-trained Neuroradiologists (www.neuroradiology.ca).

All candidates must hold an MD degree (or equivalent), have completed Fellowship training in Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology, and be eligible for licensure in the Province of British Columbia. All applicants must also be currently certified by, or eligible for certification by, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Subspecialty certification in Neuroradiology is desired.

Teaching activities include Undergraduate instruction and supervision of Residents in Diagnostic Radiology and affiliated specialties. The Neuroradiology Fellowship Program is based at Vancouver General Hospital, and currently accepts four Clinical Fellows annually. In addition to teaching responsibilities, there are many research opportunities available throughout the UBC Neurosciences program including Neurology (including Stroke Neurology), Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology, and Otolaryngology. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the Division’s academic mandate, and preference will be given to candidates with a record of grant-supported research. Clinical experience and research background in advanced MR techniques and head and neck imaging are preferred.

University appointment at the University of British Columbia will be granted in the clinical stream commensurate with previous rank/experience.

VCH and UBC hire on the basis of merit and are committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. UBC is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. However, Canadian and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

All applications must be received by October 31, 2017. Interested candidates are asked to submit their letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and names of three referees to:

Savvas Nicolaou, MD, FRCPC
CEO, Vancouver Radiology Inc.
Department of Radiology Vancouver General Hospital
899 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 1M9
savvasn@yahoo.com

John Mayo, MD, FRCPC
Head and Medical Director
Department of Medical Imaging, Vancouver Acute Services (VGH, UBC Hospital, GF Strong)
899 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 1M9
john.mayo@vch.ca