Requisition Title:Assistant / Associate Professor - Cardiothoracic Imaging - 1201694
Faculty / Division:Faculty of Medicine
Campus:St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting:Dec 10, 2012
Job Closing:Feb 1, 2013 Open Until Filled
The University of Toronto, in affiliation with the Joint Department of Medical Imaging at the University Health Network, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Women's College Hospital invites applications for a full-time faculty position as Radiologist in the Cardiothoracic Imaging Division. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2013.
The ideal candidate must be a board-certified radiologist, fellowship trained in thoracic imaging, or with equivalent training, and licensed or eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario. The applicant must have expertise in percutaneous chest intervention. Additional fellowship training in cardiac imaging would be a significant advantage. The Department has a significant educational commitment at the undergraduate, postgraduate and fellowship levels at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine. The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Medical Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Toronto. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.
The Joint Department of Medical Imaging operates across the following institutions; Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital and the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (collectively known as University Health Network, "UHN"), Mount Sinai and Women's College Hospitals. Collectively, there is a wide spectrum of clinical activities including supra-regional services in Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Airways and Asthma, Pulmonary Hypertension, Interstitial Lung Diseases and Adult Congenital Heart Disease. There is no trauma unit. There is an installed base of 16 MDCT, including three 320MDCT and 10 MRI units. At Toronto General Hospital, there are two clinical 64MDCT units, two clinical 320MDCT, and a research 320MDCT. There is a 1.5T (Avanto), a 3T (Verio) CMR unit and a research 1.5T GE Excite HD unit. A research integrated MR-PET is currently being installed adjacent to a new radio pharmacy and cyclotron. The thoracic workload per annum is as follows: chest radiography 120,000, chest CT 35,000, chest MR 500, lung biopsies 550. The clinical CMR workload exceeds 2500 cases per annum with approximately 40% of cases represented by adult congenital heart disease. The clinical CT coronary angiography workload exceeds 1500 cases per annum. The successful candidate will join a team of 11 Faculty in the Cardiothoracic Division.
Qualified candidates should sent a cover letter, curriculum vitae and minimum 3 letters of reference to the Radiologist-in-Chief, Joint Department of Medical Imaging, University Health Network, Mount Sinai Hospital and Women's College Hospital, c/o Sara Belmont at 585 University Avenue, NCSB 1C550, Toronto,
Ontario Canada M5G 2N2. Phone: 416-340-4800, ext. 6558.
For more information about the Cardiothoracic Division, contact Narinder Paul, MD, Division Chief at email@example.com 
For more information about the Department of Medical Imaging, please visit our home page at http://medical-imaging.utoronto.ca/Page16.aspx