Career Opportunities

Nuclear Medicine

The Section of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiology, University of Manitoba, and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Diagnostic Imaging Program, invite applications for a Nuclear Medicine physician with special interest/expertise in clinical research related to nuclear medicine. The responsibilities will include supervision and interpretation of examinations, commitment to high-quality patient care, teaching (undergraduate and postgraduate) and research.

The candidate must have specialty qualifications in Nuclear Medicine in the country of current practice and be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba. Certification in Nuclear Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada is preferred.  Dual-certification in Radiology and hybrid imaging experience, post-residency fellowship training and research experience would be an important asset.

A major university-affiliated centre involved in patient care, teaching and research, St. Boniface Hospital is affiliated with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority. As a tertiary care facility and home to the regional Cardiac Sciences Program, the Hospital maintains a core of clinical activities, including: anesthesia, diagnostic imaging, family practice, geriatric medicine, laboratory medicine, medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pathology, outpatient pediatrics, psychiatry, surgery.  The Nuclear Medicine program oversees a unique provincial bone mineral density testing program with the largest population-based database of clinical DXA database in the world (over 125,000 examinations).  This valuable research resource has over 100 peer-reviewed publications to date.  The St. Boniface Hospital Nuclear Medicine program also has active research programs in thyroid cancer and cardiovascular imaging, and extensive collaborations with the world-renowned Manitoba Centre for Health Policy.

The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and the University of Manitoba are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.  Applications are encouraged from qualified applicants including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, peoples with disabilities and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the workplace.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Salary is based upon the Manitoba Health fee for service schedule. Physicians may be eligible for a recruitment incentive.  Please contact physicianrecruitment@wrha.mb.ca for further information.  Applications, accompanied by a Curriculum vitae, a list of publications and three references, should be sent to:

 

Jennifer Iskierski

jiskierski@exchange.hsc.mb.ca

GA216-820 Sherbrook St.

Winnipeg, MB R3A 1R9

 

Application closing date is: December 31, 2016, however, the position will remain open until filled.

 

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with theFreedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba).  Please note thatCurriculum vitas may be provided to participating members of the search process.  Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Posted October 31, 2016