Academic Cardiac Magnetic Imaging Cardiologist

Posted Date: 
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
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Division of Cardiology

The Division of Cardiology at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute seeks a full-time cardiologist with specialization in cardiac MRI. The candidate would fulfil clinical academic roles as a clinician-scientist or clinician-teacher/clinician-investigator.

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is a large tertiary centre providing cardiovascular care to Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec.  The successful applicants would join a group of four cardiac MRI imagers including three radiologists and one cardiologist.  The cardiac MRI program performs over 300 studies a year. The facilities include state-of-the-art 1.5T Siemens scanner.  As well the Ottawa Heart Institute has large imaging team (including 12 cardiologists) with dedicated cardiac CTA, SPECT, PET and echocardiography facilities.

The city of Ottawa provides a thriving multicultural and bilingual environment. Ottawa boasts numerous cultural activities as well as readily accessible sporting and natural resources, making it an ideal family and healthy living environment.

Candidates must hold the FRCPC in Internal Medicine with subsequent certification in Cardiology or equivalent specialty certification.  Candidates must have Level 3 training in cardiac MRI.  A special interest and/or training in congenital imaging is encouraged.  Applicants for the clinician-scientist and investigators position must have a significant publication record appropriate for their rank.

Academic appointment ranking will be based on qualifications and experience.

Clinical work will include in and out-patient cardiology.

Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae and the names of three potential references (suitable candidates will later be asked to provide three letters of reference) to:

Alexander Dick
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Cardiology)
Co-Director, Cardiac MRI Program
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
40 Ruskin Street
Ottawa, ON  K1Y 4W7

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