Specialty Diagnostic Radiology

Subspecialty Interventional Radiology

Role and Facility Information

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is seeking a full-time clinical and academic Neuroradiologist with fellowship training in Interventional Neuroradiology and experience in Level 1 Emergency Trauma Radiology to join a dynamic group of 30 academic radiologists providing general and subspecialty diagnostic and interventional radiological services to Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) and the University of British Columbia (UBC) Hospital. Preferred start date is July 1, 2021.

The successful candidate will be part of a six-member neurointerventional service (four interventional neuroradiologists and two endovascular neurosurgeons). A significant portion of clinical time will be spent in diagnostic neuroradiology. Additional clinical responsibilities will include Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Emergency Trauma Radiology and other sub-specialty cross-sectional imaging. The successful applicant will be primarily located at VGH, and will be part of a team of eight fellowship-trained Neuroradiologists (www.neuroradiology.ca) and 11 Combined Subspecialty Imaging (CSI) Radiologists.

All candidates must hold an MD degree (or equivalent), have completed Fellowship training in Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology with experience in Level 1 Emergency Trauma Radiology, and be eligible for licensure in the Province of British Columbia. All applicants must also be currently certified by, or eligible for certification by, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Subspecialty certification in Neuroradiology is desired.

Teaching activities include Undergraduate instruction and supervision of Residents in Diagnostic Radiology and affiliated specialties. The Neuroradiology Fellowship Program is based at VGH, and currently accepts four Clinical Fellows annually. The Diagnostic Neuroradiology training program is Royal College Accredited. In addition to teaching responsibilities, there are many research opportunities available throughout the UBC Neurosciences program including Neurology (including Stroke Neurology), Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology, and Otolaryngology. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the Department’s academic mandate, and preference will be given to candidates with a record of grant-supported research. Clinical experience and research background in advanced MR techniques, as well as Emergency Radiology and Teleradiology, are preferred.

University appointment at UBC will be granted in the clinical stream commensurate with previous rank/experience.

VCH and UBC hire on the basis of merit and are committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. UBC is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. However, Canadian and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

Interested applicants, please apply to Health Match BC Posting by clicking on the "Request Info" link below.

Please include with your application a cover letter, CV and any other relevant documents for review.

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Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Estimated Remuneration
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Physician Overhead
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Billing Split
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Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
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