Specialty Anesthesiology

Subspecialty Pediatrics

Role and Facility Information

BC Children's Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province's most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 19, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the Child and Family Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia.

BCCH is an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA), which plans, manages and evaluates selected specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Patients first • Best value • Results matter • Excellence through knowledge • Open to possibilities.

Advancing Excellence in Pediatric Anesthesia

Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist
BC Children’s Hospital
Vancouver, BC

Full Time Opportunity

BC Children’s Hospital provides a full range of services for children with heart disease including complex surgical care, transplantation, interventional cardiology procedures, electrophysiologic procedures and diagnostic cardiac catheterization, MRI and CT services. Outside of cardiac care, BC Children’s hospital provides a full range of pediatric surgical services, including interventional radiology and sedation services for oncology, gastroenterology, burns & radiotherapy.

Your appointment will include participation in the care of children with heart disease at BC Children’s Hospital including surgical cardiac cases, non-cardiac surgery in children with heart disease and therapeutic and diagnostic procedures outside the operating room. In addition, your appointment will include participation in clinical anesthesia outside of cardiac anesthesia and participation in the activities of the acute pain service. As an integral member of the Department of Anesthesia, your participation and leadership will contribute to the improvement pediatric cardiac anesthesia and general pediatric anesthesia. You will have the opportunity to make an impact in both education and research at BC Children’s Hospital and the University of British Columbia.



Compensation Type
Alternative Payment Arrangement

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