Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

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Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip and Knee Arthroplasty - 1700800

The Department of Surgery at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC) is inviting applications for permanent positions in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery. We seek two full time orthopaedic surgeons with advanced fellowship training in hip and knee arthroplasty.

The successful candidates will possess strong track records and graduate-level training in a research, medical education, or patient safety field with evidence of excellence in the relevant domain. Established academic surgeons with a track-record of and/or formal training in health care administration and leadership are also encouraged to apply.

Clinically, the successful candidates will provide advanced surgical care with a predominant focus on hip and knee arthroplasty at Sunnybrook's Holland Centre. The Holland Centre is one of the highest volume arthroplasty centres in Canada and has a reputation for innovation and surgical excellence.

The candidate must be eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor at the University of Toronto and be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, as well as licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. The effective dates of the two appointments are flexible, with one anticipated appointment beginning July 2018 and the other July 2019.

SHSC is one of Canada's largest leading clinical and research hospitals. SHSC is a fully affiliated academic health sciences facility of the University of Toronto and the home to one of the University's three Academies for undergraduate education. SHSC has an international reputation for clinical excellence and research, and is an acknowledged academic leader. The Sunnybrook Research Institute hosts well established programs in basic, applied, and clinical research occupying over 250,000 sq. ft. of state-of-the-art infrastructure with annual peer review grant support of $75M.

The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at SHSC performs over 5000 elective orthopaedic cases annually, including over 2100 hip and knee joint replacements. As one of the largest trauma centres in Canada, over 1700 'trauma code' patients are managed through our Emergency Department annually. The hospital's Holland Musculoskeletal Program remains integral to Sunnybrook's ecosystem supporting its Trauma activity, Cancer Program, and provides comprehensive orthopaedic care for patients with degenerative and inflammatory bone and joint conditions.

Total remuneration will be in the range of $ 200,000 - 450,000 based on fee for service, qualifications and experience.

Please submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the name of three referees to:

Attn: Ms. Carolyn Gimera
Dr. Albert Yee, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Holland MSK Program Chief and
Marvin Tile Chair, Division Head of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
2075 Bayview Ave., Rm MG 371-B Toronto, ON CANADA
M4N 3M5
Ph: 416-480-4884
Fax: 416-480-5886

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Job Field: Clinical
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Medicine
Department: Surgery
Hospital Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: May 11, 2017
Job Closing: Jun 30, 2017 Open Until FIlled





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Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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