LOCUM MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST

Clinical Area: Medical Oncology
Organization: Halton Healthcare

The Department of Medicine at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital is accepting applications for a 4 month Locum Medical Oncology position starting April 2024.

Our medical oncologists provide care for a variety of disease sites including breast, colorectal, GU and thoracic.  There is also the expectation of providing inpatient oncology consultation and after hours secondary call support to our Internal Medicine physicians.

The successful candidate will promote and exemplify excellence in professional practice and conduct, be licensed or eligible for a license to practice in Ontario, certified in Internal Medicine by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and have (or be eligible for) subspecialty certification in Medical Oncology. 

Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital is a new state-of-the-art, 1.6 million sq. ft. full-service acute care community hospital located in Oakville, Ontario (30 minutes west of Toronto or 20 minutes east of Hamilton). Over the last two years we have expanded the scope and volume of services provided by our cancer clinic with an enhanced medical oncology presence together with our two established malignant hematologists.

Halton Healthcare is affiliated with McMaster University and offers teaching opportunities. The successful candidates will also be closely aligned with the Mississauga Halton Central West Regional Cancer Program and will be expected to participate in regional Multidisciplinary Case Conferences and regional quality improvement initiatives.  Excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to team based and inter-professional care are essential.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled. In your application, please include your upto-date curriculum vitae.  For further details or to submit an expression of interest please contact:

Dr. John McPhaden,
Medical Director, Cancer Services
at [email protected] 

We thank all applicants for their submissions; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted to attend a pre-application interview. All appointments are subject to an impact analysis and Board approval.

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