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JOB POSTING: Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist with expertise in Hematology Regular Full Time Position at BCCH (apply by 31-Jan-2020)

DIVISION OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY, ONCOLOGY, AND BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION
DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS
UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
BC CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL VANCOUVER, B.C. CANADA

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist with expertise in Hematology Regular Full Time Position

The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology, Oncology, Bone and Marrow Transplantation has an outstanding opportunity for a Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist with expertise in Hematology to join our well-established team at BCCH.

Responsibilities encompass patient care, teaching, clinical and/or laboratory research. Applicants must have passed or be eligible for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada examinations in pediatrics, and will have completed a recognized training program in pediatric hematology/oncology. Additional training or expertise in pediatric hematology and/or an established track record is preferred.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the appropriate Clinical Faculty rank at the University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine. Academic rank and clinical salary will be based on qualifications and experience.

The anticipated start date is July, 2020.

Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2020. Interested individuals should submit their most current CV, cover letter and names of three references as soon as possible to:

Caron Strahlendorf. MB.BCh., FCP, FRCPC, DHealth
Head, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT
BC Children’s Hospital
E-mail: cstrahlendorf@cw.bc.ca


British Columbia Children’s Hospital (BCCH) cares for the most acutely ill or injured children and youth. BCCH also provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and operates a wide number of specialized health programs provided through a number of health services provider groups. As the main pediatrics clinical training site for the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC), BCCH is the leading acute care teaching facility in the province, and conducts research to advance health and knowledge through the BC Children’s Research Institute, and collaborations with other institutions.

BCCH is a part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Patients first • Best value • Results matter • Excellence through knowledge • Open to possibilities.


The Oncology/Hematology/BMT program has recently moved to the new Teck Acute Centre, at the Oak Street Campus of the BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Care Centre. The new inpatient unit features 27 single-patient rooms. The new outpatient unit features 23 single-patient rooms. The program sees 140 new oncology patients and 400 new hematology consultations per year, and performs 25 transplants annually. Additionally, the program is a funded member of the Children’s Oncology Group and has a highly productive research program with over 3 million dollars of grant funding per year.

BCCH and the UBC Department of Pediatrics hire on the basis of merit and encourage all qualified persons to apply. Canadian law requires that qualified Canadians and permanent residents will be given preference.

JOB POSTING: Locum Temporary Full Time Position at BCCH (apply by 31-Jan-2020)

DIVISION OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY, ONCOLOGY, AND BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTATION
DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS
UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
BC CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL VANCOUVER, B.C. CANADA

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist
Locum Temporary Full Time Position
April 2020 to December 2020

The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology, Oncology, Bone and Marrow Transplantation has an outstanding opportunity for a Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist to join our well-established team at BCCH in the capacity of locum tenens.


Responsibilities encompass patient care and teaching. Applicants must have passed or be eligible for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada examinations in pediatrics, and will have completed a recognized training program in pediatric hematology/oncology.

The anticipated start date is April, 2020.


Applications will be accepted until January 31, 2020. Interested individuals should submit their most current CV, cover letter and names of three references as soon as possible to:

Caron Strahlendorf. MB.BCh., FCP, FRCPC, DHealth
Head, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT
BC Children’s Hospital
E-mail: cstrahlendorf@cw.bc.ca


British Columbia Children’s Hospital (BCCH) cares for the most acutely ill or injured children and youth. BCCH also provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and operates a wide number of specialized health programs provided through a number of health services provider groups. As the main pediatrics clinical training site for the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC), BCCH is the leading acute care teaching facility in the province, and conducts research to advance health and knowledge through the BC Children’s Research Institute, and collaborations with other institutions.

BCCH is a part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Patients first • Best value • Results matter • Excellence through knowledge • Open to possibilities.


The Oncology/Hematology/BMT program has recently moved to the new Teck Acute Centre, at the Oak Street Campus of the BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Care Centre. The new inpatient unit features 27 single-patient rooms. The new outpatient unit features 23 single-patient rooms. The program sees 140 new oncology patients and 400 new hematology consultations per year, and performs 25 transplants annually. Additionally, the program is a funded member of the Children’s Oncology Group and has a highly productive research program with over 3 million dollars of grant funding per year.

BCCH and the UBC Department of Pediatrics hire on the basis of merit and encourage all qualified persons to apply. Canadian law requires that qualified Canadians and permanent residents will be given preference.

JOB POSTING: 1 year locum at CHEO starting 01-Mar-2020


The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario has a locum position starting March 1, 2020 for 1 year. This is mainly an oncology position with a focus on lymphoma, soft tissue sarcoma and post bone marrow transplant care. Interested individuals please contact Donna Johnston (djohnston@cheo.on.ca).

Short-term locum available at Stollery (Edmonton) – start as soon as possible

The Stollery Children’s Hospital is looking for a short term locum in pediatric hematology to start as soon as possible.

Please contact Dr. Bev Wilson (bev.wilson@ahs.ca) for details.

JOB POSTING: Clinical academic position in pediatric hematology-oncology at the Children’s Hospital (London ON) and the University of Western Ontario (review begins 13-Dec-2019; start 01-Jan-2020)

Posting as PDF: https://www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/careers/pdf/Schulich_Paediatrics_Hem-Onc-Adv_2019.pdf

The Department of Paediatrics, Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre and Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, is seeking a fully certified Paediatric Haematologist-Oncologist to join our established Division of Paediatric Haematology-Oncology. The Division of Paediatric Haematology-Oncology provides comprehensive haematology and oncology care for the children of southwestern Ontario population of about 2 million.

Western University delivers an academic experience second to none. Western challenges the best and brightest faculty, staff and students to commit to the highest global standards. Our research excellence expands knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application. Western attracts individuals with a broad worldview, seeking to study, influence and lead in the international community. Since 1878, The Western Experience has combined academic excellence with life-long opportunities for intellectual, social and cultural growth in order to better serve our communities. Western is a research-intensive institution with a wide range of academic and professional programs (see http://www.uwo.ca/ to learn more). Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families.

Candidates for this position must have an MD or equivalent degree and must be eligible for licensing in the Province of Ontario. Subspecialty certification in Paediatric Haematology-Oncology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent is required. Additional training in clinical informatics is desired. The successful candidate will be a Clinician Teacher, and hold a full-time Limited Term Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, or a Continuing Clinical Academic appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, depending upon qualifications and experience at the time of appointment. Successful candidates will have a keen interest in academic medicine, the ability to collaborate effectively with all other members of the health care team and office staff, and will be expected to participate in team-based health care and teaching, both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Compensation for this position will be primarily composed of an alternative funding plan and academic salary. The anticipated start date for this position is January 1, 2020, although an alternate start date may be negotiated.

Please submit your application, including curriculum vitae, Letter of Interest/Statement of Academic Qualifications, and names and contact information of three references to:

John Yoo MD, FRCSC, FACS
Professor and Interim Chair/Chief
Department of Paediatrics
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
Email: John.Yoo@lhsc.on.ca

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin on Friday, December 13, 2019. Please ensure that the form http://uwo.ca/facultyrelations/physicians/Application_FullTime_Clinical.pdf is included in your application.

Business Addresses:

  • Western University, 1151 Richmond Street N., London, Ontario N6A 5B8, www.uwo.ca
  • London Health Sciences Centre, 800 Commissioners Road East, London Ontario, N6A 5W9, www.lhsc.on.ca
  • St. Joseph’s Health Care London, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, N6A 4V2, www.sjhc.london.on.ca

Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.

In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Jill O’Dowda at jodowda@uwo.ca or 519-685-8129.

JOB POSTING: Director, scientific partnerships at the Cancer Research Society

Title: Director, scientific partnerships
Department: Research
Immediate Supervisor: President and Chief Executive Officer Application Deadline: N/A
Status of the position: Permanent
Location: Montréal (Québec)

Founded in 1945, the Cancer Research Society is a national not-for-profit organization whose sole mission is to fund research on all types of cancer to help prevent, detect, and treat this disease. Since 2000, the Society has awarded nearly $ 175 million in grants to fund the country’s best cancer research projects.

General Description of the position

Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, the incumbent is responsible for the Scientific Partnerships Program of the Cancer Research Society.

This is a senior position that involves the planning, implementation, supervision, coordination and monitoring of partnerships and grant attribution mechanisms. This position contains both a very important strategic role as well as an operational one.

The incumbent is also expected to develop key positioning and messages on Scientific Research Partnership Programs, act as spokespersons for these programs, and represent the Society in a variety of scientific activities.

She/he must work in collaboration with the other departments of the organization to ensure the integration of the scientific vision of the Society.

It should be noted that the Society’s head office is located in Montreal and that the incumbent will be required to travel on an occasional basis to meet with partners or attend conferences.

Summary of responsibilities

  • Contributes to the development and implementation of the strategic plan for scientific partnerships.
  • Defines a rigorous and transparent business model.
  • Identifies high impact Canadian partners.
  • Develops and implements an action plan for cancer research partnerships (administration of grants including policies and procedures, scientific committees, communications with researchers, policy statement, promotion of research, web development, representation of the Society, etc.).
  • Identifies and recruits members of the Scientific Committee and peer assessment committees for partnership projects.
  • Establishes a decision-making process for the selection of research projects in collaboration with the Society’s Scientific Committee.
  • Advises the Society on all matters related to cancer research.
  • Revises and updates the terms of reference of the ad hoc scientific committees.
  • Ensures sound budgetary management of funds allocated to research.
  • Represents the Society to different partners and other stakeholders.
  • Collaborates with the Director of Scientific Affairs.
  • Represents the Society at meetings, symposia, conferences and external scientific committees where the organization must make known its aspirations in terms of partnerships and collaborations.
  • Acts as scientific spokesperson for the Society and helps to identify other scientific spokespersons who may represent the Society.
  • Accountable for all tasks and responsibilities inherent to his function or that may be entrusted to him/her.

Required skills

  • University degree, PhD level, in the field of oncology or a relevant field or experience in the field of equivalent research
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in scientific business management, in project portfolio management and in establishing research partnerships
  • Non-profit organizations an asset
  • Proficiency in French and English spoken and written at a higher advanced level essential.

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Strategic Vision
  • Sense of responsibility and autonomy
  • Strong project management skills
  • Rigour and analysis, research and synthesis
  • Focused on results
  • Interpersonal relationships
  • Oral and written communication
  • Highly developed sense of teamwork
  • Advanced mastery of computer tools (especially Word, Outlook and Excel)

To apply

Please forward your resume in Word or PDF format to hboucher@src-crs.ca with the position title in the subject line of your email.

Rest assured that each application received will be reviewed carefully. However, only the candidates meeting the criteria and selected for an interview will be contacted

The Pediatric Hem/Onc group in Newfoundland is looking for weekly locum coverage over the next 2-3 months. The cost of licensing, travel and housing will be provided in addition to the locum salary.

The Pediatric Hem/Onc group in Newfoundland is looking for weekly locum coverage over the next 2-3 months. The cost of licensing, travel and housing will be provided in addition to the locum salary.

Anyone who might be interested in coming for a week or more, or if you would like more information, please contact Lynette Bowes at lynette.bowes@easternhealth.ca

JOB POSTING: Managing Director Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) in Halifax, NS

Applicants screens in real-time; position open until filled. Application information and job description is available at the following link.

https://www.careerbeacon.com/en/job/1573764/solutions-for-kids-in-pain-skip/managing-director/halifax

Qualifications and Position Requirements
  • A minimum of Masters Level education (MBA, MHA, or MHSA) or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a management capacity at the organizational level
  • Is required to have a broad understanding of the health system and the various network partners activities and how they enhance the network approach
  • A thorough understanding of the goals and various funding commitments and projects of SKIP, the resources required to implement the work plan, and the ability to coordinate the various products/timelines among the various SKIP team members
  • A demonstrated passion for the promotion of child health
  • Superior interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Proven superior time and project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment
  • Experience working with partners and/or other stakeholder groups/organizations, including patients and families
  • Bilingualism (English/French) preferred

JOB POSTING: Part-time pediatric physician in Pediatric Hematology, Oncology & BMT at BCCH (open until filled)

Regular – Part Time Position (0.5-1.0 FTE)
Competition # HEM.16
Department of Pediatrics Division of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology & BMT
BC Children’s Hospital

Reporting to the Division Head of Hem/Onc/BMT, this Clinical Associate Physician position includes direct patient care in the inpatient and outpatient setting. Provision of care will be to both Pediatric Hematology and Oncology patients. Responsibilities include participation in team meetings, performing procedures, maintenance of patient health records, dictations, signing off on reports and physician orders in a timely manner and in accordance with the Division and C&W health record policies. As a key member of our multidisciplinary team, you will ensure a high level of
professional competence expected of a physician.

Applicants must have a Medical Degree and must be eligible for registration with the BC College of Physicians and Surgeons. Experience in Pediatrics or Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is considered an asset.

Candidates should possess excellent clinical skills with demonstrated ability to work effectively with patients and their families. Be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to best practice and advancing knowledge in this field of practice. Strong inter-professional skills in working in complex environments and commitment to a clinical academic sub-specialty environment will ensure your success in this role.

Qualified candidates should quote Competition Hem.16 submit their most current CV; covering letter and the name, title, rank and contact information of 4 referees to:

Dr. Caron Strahlendorf
Head, Division of Pediatric Hematology,
Oncology, and Bone Marrow Transplant.
Email: cstrahlendorf@cw.bc.ca

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.
Start Date: As soon as possible.


BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province’s most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 19, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia. BCCH is a leading acute care teaching facility which also operates a wide variety of specialized health and research programs in partnership with BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute and the University of British Columbia.

BCCH is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is Canada’s third largest university and consistently ranks among the 40 best universities in the world. Primarily situated in Vancouver, UBC is a research-intensive university and has an economic impact of $4 billion to the provincial economy.

Pediatric Oncology Investigational and Novel Therapeutics Early phase studies Development Fellowship (Calgary)

A 12 month Fellowship is available for candidates (MD, MD/PhD) who have completed an accredited core training program in Pediatric Hematology Oncology to enhance skills on the development and implementation of new therapeutics for relapsed and refractory pediatric malignancies as well as associated disorders requiring novel treatments and approaches. Focus of this training program includes novel therapeutics laboratory research, translational applications, precision therapies and multi-institutional clinical trials. The training will constitute approximately 80% of time devoted to preclinical and translational work and 20% to allow for direct clinical patient care commitments and functions.

The fellowship is offered by the Division of pediatric hematology, oncology and transplantation at Alberta Children’s Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics, Oncology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary.

For more details about this fellowship and for application instructions, please see the full posting at the following link: