Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is seeking a full-time Interventional Radiologist to join a dynamic group of 27 academic radiologists providing general and subspecialty diagnostic and interventional radiological services to the Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospital, both integral parts of the University of British Columbia (UBC) hospital system.
All applicants must hold an MD degree (or equivalent), have completed Fellowship training in Interventional Radiology, 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 located at Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospital.
We are seeking an academically oriented vascular/interventional radiologist with a strong interest and experience in research and teaching. Clinical work involves covering an active interventional service including arterial and venous procedures, gastrointestinal and genitourinary interventions. Training and experience is required in the following: interventional oncology including chemoembolization, radioembolization and thermal ablation; peripheral vascular intervention; thoracic aortic interventions (stent grafts); pain management injections; non-invasive cross sectional vascular imaging (CT and MR); and experience in diagnostic imaging in a level 1 trauma centre. Expertise in MR angiography is highly desirable. A cosmetic facial injection course with certificate is also highly desirable. The applicant will be working in a multidisciplinary group and must be willing to cover additional areas in general radiology as per group requirements.
The applicant shall be required to successful pass/obtain the following:
Level 2 Cardiac CT Certification
Necessary licenses, consents and authorization from the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta to practice in Alberta.
The successful applicant will enjoy a challenging practice including CT, US, MRI and General Radiography in a PACS environment. The remuneration and vacation arrangements are competitive for this geographic region. Following a successful probation period, the applicant will have the opportunity to join this collaborative practice. University appointment at the University of British Columbia will be granted in the clinical stream commensurate with previous rank/experience. Greater Vancouver is a culturally diverse city of 2.5 million on the West Coast of Canada. It is the largest city in Western Canada, and has been consistently ranked among the world’s most livable cities by The Economist magazine.
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 March 1, 2018. Interested applicants are asked to submit their letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to: