The Department of Medical Imaging at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada is currently recruiting a full-time fellowship-trained radiologist to its Body Imaging division. This is a partnership-track position. The successful candidate will be committed to outstanding quality in clinical operations, teaching and research. The successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment at the University of Toronto. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience. Anticipated start date is July 1st, 2017, but the position will be open until filled by a qualified candidate.
St. Michael’s Hospital is a busy, 600-bed tertiary care and trauma centre and one of four principal teaching hospitals of the Department of Medical Imaging, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. The hospital has a long history of recognized excellence in radiology teaching. The hospital also houses the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and the Keenan Research Centre providing world-class opportunities to engage in radiology research. There are currently 22 radiologists in the Department of Medical Imaging at St. Michael's Hospital.
The Body Imaging division encompasses busy ultrasound (including procedures), CT and MRI services supporting a strong referral base in trauma, gastroenterology, urology, general surgery, oncology, ob/gyn, internal medicine and community medicine services. There are 8 ultrasound units, 3 multi-detector CT scanners, and 4 MRI scanners (2 x 1.5T and 2 x 3.0T, one of which is a dedicated research MRI). Each year, there are 5 full-time Body Imaging and at least 2 Women’s Imaging clinical fellows at St. Michael’s who rotate through the various Body Imaging rotations. There are over 50 radiology residents from the Department of Medical Imaging, University of Toronto who also rotate through the Department.
The successful candidate will hold certification in Diagnostic Radiology with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, the American Board of Radiology, or international equivalent. A fellowship in abdominal/body imaging or Body MRI is required. The successful candidate must be trained in abdominal & pelvic imaging, encompassing US, CT and MRI, plus US-guided procedures. S/he will be expected to rotate through all of these areas independently. S/he will be a self-starter, a team player willing and able to help report chest CT and plain films, as needed. There will be an evening component to this position in order to provide after-hours staff coverage for abdominal imaging in a rotation with other radiologists, as required by the radiologist-in-chief. S/he will have a strong commitment to patient care, research and teaching.
Qualified candidates should reply to this ad directly with a cover letter, CV, and list of 3 potential references, or send this material to:
Dr. Tim Dowdell, Radiologist–in–Chief,
St. Michael’s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto ON, M5B 1W8, Canada