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Physician, Maternal Fetal Medicine - BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre
Physician, Maternal Fetal Medicine
Regular Full Time Opportunity
BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre
Vancouver, BC Canada
We are seeking people with skills, expertise, and interest in pursuing a clinical position in Maternal Fetal Medicine which fits the future vision of the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine as part of the University of British Columbia, and the BC Women’s Hospital and Health Center in beautiful Vancouver, BC.
As the successful applicant for this position, you will have accredited subspecialty training in Maternal Fetal Medicine and be eligible for:
- Certification with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)
- Licensure to practice from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)
As a member of the medical team, you will be providing subspecialty clinical care in the area of high risk pregnancy, applying current research evidence and best practice standards. You will also participate in the recognized outreach, inpatient and outpatient care activities.
In your role with the University, you will pursue and excel in academic activities involving research, teaching and administration. You will be expected to integrate and collaborate fully with all members of the clinical team and exhibit outstanding professionalism in that regard. PHSA-MFM division operates in a collaborative, shared clinical practice which requires a high degree of teamwork. Clinical work includes antepartum, labor and delivery and post-partum care of MFM specific patients, as well as provincial outreach services.
Within a clinical position at PHSA-MFM, there is a small portion of embedded time that is meant for non-clinical activities which may include administrative and/or academic pursuits. Additional time for non-clinical activities will be available for highly qualified candidates in one or more of these areas. A preference will be given to those with specific training, education, and/or experience in quality assurance, education, knowledge translation and/or research. Specific training and/or experience in advanced fetal procedures would also be seen favorably.
The Division would consider, candidates who are currently enrolled in a Royal College Accredited MFM Fellowship program or equivalent and who would complete their training and be exam eligible in 2023.
Application Deadline: June 3, 2022 or until an outstanding candidate is found.
Apply for this opportunity today by sending your Curriculum Vitae, a letter of interest and at least one of three required letters of reference to:
Kevin P.W. Wang
Advisor, Talent Acquisition, Physician Recruitment
BC Women’s Hospital and Health Care Centre (BCW) is the only facility in British Columbia devoted primarily to the health of women, newborns and families. It provides a broad range of specialized women’s health services that address the health needs of women of all ages and backgrounds. BCW is one of the largest maternity facilities in Canada, with over 7,500 births a year! As an academic health centre, BCW’s mandate includes providing strong leadership in research and the education and professional development of health care professionals.
BCW is a program of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: • Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose.
The University of British Columbia is a global centre for research and teaching, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world. Since 1915, UBC’s entrepreneurial spirit has embraced innovation and challenged the status quo. UBC encourages its students, staff and faculty to challenge convention, lead discovery and explore new ways of learning. At UBC, bold thinking is given a place to develop into ideas that can change the world.
Our Vision: To Transform Health for Everyone.
Ranked among the world’s top medical schools with the fifth-largest MD enrollment in North America, the UBC Faculty of Medicine is a leader in both the science and the practice of medicine. Across British Columbia, more than 11,000 faculty and staff are training the next generation of doctors and health care professionals, making remarkable discoveries, and helping to create the pathways to better health for our communities at home and around the world.
The Faculty - comprised of approximately 2,200 administrative support, technical/ research and management and professional staff, as well approximately 650 full-time academic and over 9,000 clinical faculty members - is composed of 19 academic basic science and/or clinical departments, three schools, and 24 research centres and institutes. Together with its University and Health Authority partners, the Faculty delivers innovative programs and conducts research in the areas of health and life sciences. Faculty, staff and trainees are located at university campuses, clinical academic campuses in hospital settings and other regionally based centres across the province.
Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.
To discover more about BC Women’s and all we have to offer, please visit: www.bcwomens.ca
For more information on all that the UBC has to offer, please visit: www.obgyn.ubc.ca