Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor - Transfusion Medicine
Unity Health Toronto - St. Micheal's Hospital, St. Joseph's Health Centre
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Type: Full Time
Unity Health Toronto and the University of Toronto's Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology are seeking applications from qualified and highly motivated individuals to fill a permanent Transfusion Medicine Specialist position in our centre. The successful applicant must be eligible for an academic appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor at the University of Toronto. The start date will be April 1, 2023 or mutually agreed upon.
Unity Health Toronto comprises St. Michael's Hospital, St. Joseph's Health Centre and Providence Healthcare in Toronto. The network has a focus on inner city health as well as world-class care in areas such as trauma care, bleeding disorders and cardiovascular surgery. Our Transfusion Medicine is responsible for Transfusion Medicine Service, Patient Blood Management service through OnTraC (Ontario Transfusion Coordinators) program, the Therapeutic apheresis service and Tissue Bank. The successful candidate will provide excellence in Transfusion Medicine across our network. The successful candidate will also contribute to the academic mission of the Department, via participation in collaborative research, undergraduate teaching and residency training programs. The Department's strategic plan includes a focus on diagnostic innovation, test utilization and clinical engagement. Interest is one of these would be asset.
Applicants must be eligible for medical licensure in the province of Ontario and must hold postgraduate qualifications in Transfusion Medicine. Previous experience in Therapeutic apheresis is an asset. The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology. Fellowship training or demonstrated subspecialty expertise/commitment is favoured. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Compensation will be in accordance with the uniform level of compensation in the Province of Ontario (currently $367,392.00), where the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care has implemented a total compensation package that will equalize the successful candidate’s compensation with that of other Laboratory Physicians in the Province of Ontario.
Evaluation of applications will begin Dec 1, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Please forward your application, including your curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references, to:
Dr. C. Streutker, Chief and Medical Director, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Unity Health Toronto
St. Michael’s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto are strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, person with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadian Citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
About Unity Health Toronto - St. Micheal's Hospital, St. Joseph's Health Centre
Unity Health Toronto comprises St. Michael’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Health Centre and Providence Healthcare in Toronto. The network has a focus on inner city health as well as world-class care in areas such as trauma care and cardiovascular medicine. Our Transfusion Medicine group has played a prominent role in the Ontario OnTraC transfusion coordination program.
AABB (Association for the Advancement of Blood & Biotherapies) is an international, not-for-profit organization representing individuals and institutions involved in the fields of transfusion medicine and biotherapies. The Association works collaboratively
to advance the field through the development and delivery of standards, accreditation and education programs. AABB is dedicated to its mission of improving lives by making transfusion medicine and biotherapies safe, available and effective worldwide.