Locum Generalist for Obstetrics/Gynecology

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Alberta Health Services is inviting applications for 6 Locum General Obstetrician and Gynecologists to join the Edmonton Zone Obstetrics/Gynecology Locum Pool. The term of the locum will be 1 year. The Edmonton Zone’s tertiary acute care hospitals which consists of approximately 80 Obstetricians/Gynecologists in private practice as well as sub-specialists. It offers a dynamic Women’s Health program dedicated to strengthening women’s health services, enhanced teaching, clinical innovation and research.

The successful candidates should be eligible and will be required to apply for a Clinical Academic appointment in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Alberta. This will be considered under a separate process through the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry which has been internationally recognized as among the world’s top 50 medical schools and as one of Canada’s premier health-education institutions and is located in Edmonton.

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The candidates will be expected to have an active research interest and demonstrated skills in clinical education. Extra training and area of special interest would be an asset. The successful candidates will have superior interpersonal skills and be a proven team player. The ability to work congenially within our group setting is an absolute prerequisite. Minimum obstetrical numbers will be an expectation of the successful candidates, as well as participation in the call roster.


Remuneration is Fee for Service.

Recruiter Contact:

The competition will remain open until the position is filled with the expected start date of July 2, 2020. Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae outlining their current clinical and research interests, and three reference letters to:

Dr. Radha Chari

Zone Clinical Department Head

Women’s Health, Alberta Health Services

Phone: (780) 735-4815

E-mail: [email protected]

Details about the University of Alberta, the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, can be found on the Faculty’s Home Page at www.med.ualberta.ca. Details about Alberta Health Services and the City of Edmonton can be found at www.albertahealthservices.ca and www.edmonton.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Alberta Health Services and the University of Alberta hire on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.

1 August 2020
Location: Canada Alberta Edmonton
Salary: Excellent Remuneration and Benefits CAD per year
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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