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Full-time Academic Medical Microbiology Position

Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory (EORLA), Division of Microbiology – Ottawa, ON

The Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA), Division of Microbiology at the CHEO site invites applications for a full-time academic Medical Microbiology position. Candidates must have an MD degree and hold or be eligible for certification in Medical Microbiology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada or equivalent and be eligible for licensure by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

EORLA is a member-owned, not-for-profit organization providing laboratory services for 16 hospitals/18 sites in eastern Ontario. EORLA provides comprehensive diagnostic testing in the areas of general bacteriology, pediatric bacteriology, mycology, Mycobacteriology, Virology, and molecular microbiology.

The successful candidate will become a member of a group of 6 medical/clinical microbiologists providing regional coverage for microbiology in eastern Ontario. The position is based at CHEO with the primary responsibility of providing medical microbiology services to a pediatric patient population. The candidate is also expected to assume clinical and administrative responsibilities within the EORLA Regional Microbiology Reference Laboratory located at The Ottawa Hospital. In addition, the candidate is expected to provide consultation/coverage at additional sites within the EORLA Hospital Network focusing on Microbiology practices in pediatric settings. Participation in the microbiology regional on-call roster, teaching and residency training program is required. The development of an individual or collaborative research program is strongly encouraged. This position includes an appointment within the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The closing date for receipt of applications is April 15th 2024.

Interested individuals may apply via mail or e-mail, sending a curriculum vitae and the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references to:

Dr. Marc Desjardins
Regional Discipline Head, Microbiology Division at the Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA)

The Ottawa Hospital, General campus
501 Smyth Road
Ottawa, Ontario
K1H 8L6
Email:
madesjardins@eorla.ca