Autopsy/Forensic Pathologist

EORLA / ALREO - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Position Overview
Applications are invited for an Autopsy Pathologist/Forensic Pathologist position.

The successful candidate will have expertise in autopsy/ forensic pathology with addition interest in cardiac pathology and general surgical pathology is desirable.

About EORLA:
EORLA operates 19 acute-care, hospital-based clinical laboratories across the Region.
The Division of Anatomical Pathology at the Ottawa Hospital processes more than 51,000 surgical pathology specimens per year. The Forensic Pathology service has 800 forensic autopsies per year with 4.4 forensic pathologists. The medical autopsy service has approximately 120 autopsies per year, with one-third being cardiac cases.
The successful candidate will head the medical autopsy service and work with new residents on the Competency by Design program.

About Ottawa:
Ottawa is the national capital of Canada and the fourth largest city in Canada. An affordable cosmopolitan, multicultural city, Ottawa is built for outdoor enthusiasts. It has more engineers and scientists per capital than any other city in Canada.

This advertisement is directed primarily, but not solely to citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Women, aboriginal people, members of visual minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Bilingualism is an asset but not a necessity.

Send by email: Curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, and the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references to:

John P. Veinot, MD, FRCPC
Head, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine/Chef, Département de pathologie et de médecine de laboratoire
The Ottawa Hospital/L'Hôpital d'Ottawa
Tel./Téléphone: 613.737.8294
Fax/Télécopieur: 613.737.8712
Basic Requirements
Minimum requirements include an M.D. degree, license to practice in Ontario, Royal College of Physicians (Canada) certification in Anatomical Pathology. Fellowship training in cardiac pathology and/or certification in Forensic Pathology would be considered an asset. The competition will remain open until the position is filled.

As a pre-condition of employment, all new EORLA employees will be required to obtain and provide a satisfactory Criminal Records Check dated within six (6) months from the date of issue.
Equal Opportunity Employer

The Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA) is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.
Application Information

Please submit your online application by 11:59 p.m. EST the day the job posting closes. It is mandatory that you provide a throughly completed application with all the necessary information to help us determine whether you meet the qualifications as outlined on the job posting. Failure to do so will result in your being screened out of the competition. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Thank you for your cooperation and assistance.