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Stroke and General Neurologists

at   |  Peterborough, ON & Kingston, ON - posted: 6/24/2019 5:10 PM  Full Time in Physician Opportunities

Get the best of both worlds! Queen’s University Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology and Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) are partnering to offer a unique opportunity for 2 Neurologists to practice community neurology while being a part of an academic centre.

We are seeking a qualified General Neurologist and a Stroke Neurologist to practice neurology at PRHC, while joining Queen’s University Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology.

The successful candidate will be eligible for a competitive compensation package, including; an opportunity for income stability through an AFA, a generous benefit plan (medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, semi-private hospital, and out of country coverage), paid vacation time and a relocation package.

Community-based neurology practice working onsite
at PRHC 46 weeks of the year:
- Overhead-free neurology outpatient clinic with
neuroimaging and clerical support
- Opportunity to grow a hospital-wide inpatient
consultation service
- EEG/EMG equipment and technician on-site
- Designated provincial District Stroke Centre, awarded Stroke Distinction by Accreditation Canada in 2018

Academic Neurology dedicating 4 - 6 weeks
of the year to Queen’s University:
- Access to academic resources including education
rounds and collaborative research
- Support on call and inpatient consults
- Participate in teaching residents at Queens
- Opportunity to develop and support a community-based residency rotation between Queens and PRHC

Position Qualifications:
• Currently registered with or eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
• Fellow Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
• EEG certification an asset
• Interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with physicians, nursing, staff, patients, directors, managers,and the community as required
• Strong leadership skills in an academic and hospital setting
• Evidence of the ability to work in a collaborative environment with excellent communication skills
• Eligible for staff privileges at Peterborough Regional Health Centre
• Evidence of ongoing continued medical education

About Queen’s University
Queen’s is an integral part of the Kingston community, with the campus nestled in the core of the city, only a 10-minute walk to downtown. Kingston becomes a part of the Queen’s experience whether you are faculty, student, or staff.
One of Canada’s leading universities, Queen’s has a reputation for academic excellence, research, and a diverse and vibrant learning environment. Kingston is situated in the heart of historic Southeastern Ontario on the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario, midpoint between Montreal and Toronto.

Queen’s and Kingston Health Sciences Centre serve as one of the busiest Regional Stroke Centres within the Ontario Stroke System, with very active Acute Stroke and Stroke Prevention programs. The Division participates in many collaborative projects within the national and international stroke community with a constant drive to develop new regional, provincial, national and international initiatives.

About PRHC
PRHC is a regional hospital delivering acute healthcare to a rapidly growing population of more than 300,000 in Peterborough and the surrounding communities, including the First Nations of Curve Lake, Alderville and Hiawatha.

With an annual operating budget of $300 million, PRHC has more than 430 inpatient beds and offers a wide range of services, including specialized programs in renal, stroke, cardiac, cancer care, vascular surgery & mental health addictions.
The Health Centre is located in Peterborough Ontario, a 90-minute drive north-east of Toronto – and has a proud local history extending back over a century. We are the region’s largest employer with more than 2,400 staff, 400 physicians
with privileges and 600 volunteers.


Interested individuals should forward their curriculum vitae or inquiries to:
Julie Tataryn, PRHC
medicalrecruitment@prhc.on.ca
and Jennifer Andersen, Queens jennifer.andersen@queensu.ca

Applications are to include a letter summarizing expertise, qualifications and accomplishments relevant to the position together with a curriculum vitae and the names and full contact information of three referees. Applications are to be directed to: Dr. S.L. Archer, Professor and Head, Department of Medicine c/o Julie Tataryn, PRHC and Jennifer Andersen, Queens.

Review of applications will commence immediately
and will continue until the position is filled.

Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and invites applications from all qualified
individuals. We welcome applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

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