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Radiation Oncologist - BC Cancer Abbotsford
BC Cancer – Abbotsford
Abbotsford, BC, Canada
BC Cancer-Abbotsford seeks a 1.0 FTE Radiation Oncologist to join our team.
The successful applicant will be joining 10 full time radiation oncologists at the BC Cancer-Abbotsford, a full service cancer centre that provides service to approximately 2200 new patients per year. On site assets include CT simulation, four linear accelerators; with cone beam CT, Intensity Modulation, VMAT, SABR, SRS, as well as a comprehensive brachytherapy program. The centre has collaborative and innovative nursing, physics, dosimetry and therapy staff. The BC Cancer-Abbotsford has a full range of medical oncology, diagnostic and support services.
The BC Cancer-Abbotsford Radiation Oncology is committed to excellence in clinical care and focused on developing academic excellence in a provincial cancer care environment. The BC Cancer’s population-based model and resultant databases provide outstanding opportunities for outcome-based research. The Abbotsford Centre participates actively in several clinical trials groups. The successful candidate will be part of a collaborative care team committed to excellence, to participate in clinical, research, administrative and educational activities.
Abbotsford, the “City in the Country”, is nested in the shadow of majestic Mt. Baker, in the eastern Fraser Valley, and has a blend of modern urban living and a friendly country atmosphere. Thanks to the comfortable west coast climate and surrounding geography, a variety of recreational opportunities are nearby. Abbotsford is at a short drive to Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA.
Applicants must be eligible for licensure in BC as a Radiation Oncologist and have Canadian certification in Radiation Oncology (FRCPC), or an equivalent qualification. Experience and/or fellowship training in H&N, Lung, or GU disease site groups would be an asset.
To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest along with your curriculum vitae to:
Dr. Gaurav Bahl MD FRCPC
Head, Dept. of Radiation Oncology, BC Cancer – Abbotsford
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.
The BC Cancer (www.bccancer.bc.ca) is committed to reducing the incidence of cancer, reducing the mortality from cancer, and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer. BC Cancer provides a comprehensive cancer control program for the people of British Columbia in partnership with regional health authorities to deliver a range of cancer services, which include prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, research, education, supportive care, rehabilitation and palliative care. It operates six regional cancer centres in Surrey, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford and Prince George, along with two research centres that conduct research into the causes and cures for cancer.
BC Cancer is a program of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA), which plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. You will be part of a network of more than 2,700 specialized physicians who impact patient care daily, within the largest network of tertiary services in B.C. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.
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For more information about BC Cancer, please visit the website at: www.bccancer.bc.ca
PHSA and BC Cancer are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.