Career Opportunities

Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism

The Department of Pediatrics and Child Health at the Winnipeg Children’s Hospital, University of Manitoba, invites applications for a locum position, flexible term, at a salary commensurate with experience and qualifications within the Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Qualifications include an MD or equivalent, Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and eligibility for medical licensure in the Province of Manitoba.

The Winnipeg Children’s Hospital serves the residents of Manitoba, northwestern Ontario and southeastern Saskatchewan, a catchment area of over 1.5 million people. The hospital offers a unique experience to serve remote, rural and urban residents of this region. Clinical outreach activities are a priority of the Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism. The Section is composed of an inter-professional team of physicians, nurses, dieticians, a social worker and administrators and follows more than 700 children with diabetes and 800 children with endocrine disorders per year. 

The Department of Pediatrics and Child Health is comprised of more than 90 geographical full-time physicians representing all Pediatric Subspecialties, as well as with 6 full time PhD Scientists and many more primary affiliated Faculty Members. The Endocrinology Section is highly regarded for excellence in patient care, education and research. Research and continuing education are an integral part of the program, that has a strong reputation for inter-disciplinary collaboration and patient centered care.

The University of Manitoba and Winnipeg Regional Health Authority are strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Application materials will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of "The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy" (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process. Applications will be accepted until July 31, 2018 or until the position has been filled.

Interested candidates should submit the following materials: 1) a letter of application, 2) outline professional and teaching interests; 2) an outline of research plans 3) curriculum vitae; and 4) names and contact information of three referees.

 

Contact

Dr. Terry Klassen
Head, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health
Max Rady College of Medicine
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Children’s Hospital
CE208 - 840 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1S1