Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) and the University of British Columbia Hospital (UBC) are seeking a full-time combined Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiologist to join Vancouver Imaging, a dynamic group of 26 academic radiologists providing general and subspecialty diagnostic and interventional radiological services to VGH and the UBC Hospitals.
All candidates must hold an MD degree (or equivalent), have completed training in both Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, 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 VGH and UBC Hospitals.
We are seeking an academically oriented Nuclear Medicine Radiologist with a strong interest and experience in research and teaching. Specialized interest in innovative educational initiatives, with a PhD in education focused in expanding and promoting pioneering teaching methods in the undergraduate and post graduate fields is highly desirable.
Clinical work involves expertise in the field of diagnostic and therapeutic Nuclear Medicine including experience with cardiac nuclear medicine, cross sectional imaging as it applies to SPECT/CT and PET/CT. Training and experience in the interpretation of general and cardiac nuclear medicine, PET/CT procedures and I131 therapy along with IR procedures such as lumbar puncture, myelograms and arthograms. The applicant will be working in a multidisciplinary group and must be willing to cover additional areas in general radiology for up to 50% of the time. The applicant should also have experience with having worked at an accredited Level 1 trauma center and have certification in Cardiac CT and expertise in Dual Energy CT techniques.
The successful candidate 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 candidate 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.
VGH 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 31, 2018. Interested candidates are asked to submit their letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to: