Pediatric Plastic Surgeon

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Department of Surgery – Division of Pediatric & Plastic Surgery

University of Alberta

The University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, in partnership with Alberta Health Services (AHS) invites applicants to apply for the position of Pediatric & Adult Plastic Surgeon within the Division of Pediatric Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery within the Department of Surgery.

The Divisions of Pediatric and Plastic Surgery are an integral part of the Department of Surgery and provides secondary and tertiary care services for the city of Edmonton, northern Alberta and parts of British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Yukon Territories and Nunavut.

Additional Notes About Edmonton

The University of Alberta is one of the top 100 teaching and research universities in the world serving 36,000 students with more than 11,000 faculty and staff. Founded a century ago, the University has an annual budget in excess of $1 billion and attracts more than $48 million in external research funding.


The successful applicant will joinotherpediatric plastic surgeons that provide a full range of elective and trauma services to children up to age 17. The successful applicant is expected to have superior technical surgical skills, clinical judgment and the ability to collaborate with a multidisciplinary health care team. Preference will be given to an individual with training in pediatric vascular malformations and pediatric facial reconstruction; with a strong interest in international surgery developments and opportunities. The applicant will also be expected to take Adult Plastic surgery call.

The candidate will be expected to apply for a Clinical Faculty appointment in the Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, which will be considered a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. The candidate is expected to participate in all aspects of an academic centre, which involves clinical practice, research, teaching and administrative activities.

Candidates must hold the FRCSC in plastic surgery or equivalent. The ideal candidate will have fellowship training in pediatric plastic surgery. It is also expected that the candidate will have an appropriate Masters Degree or complete a Masters Degree in the first three to five years of practice. Remuneration is based on a fee-for service model with billing directly to Alberta Health.

Recruiter Contact:

Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of application to:

Dr. Jaret Olson

Zone Section Chief, Plastic Surgery

Alberta Health Services

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and permanent residents will be given priority. We thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.

14 May 2020
Location: Canada Alberta Edmonton
Salary: Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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