Shared Health is inviting applications for a Pediatric Endocrinologist to fill a maternity leave commencing spring 2021 at the Childrens Hospital - Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, MB. The term of the position is flexible. The hospital offers a unique experience to serve remote, rural and urban residents of this region with a catchment area of 1.5 million people. Clinical outreach activities are a priority of the Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism. The Section is composed of an inter-professional team of physicians, nurses, dieticians, social worker, psychologists, and administrators and follows approximately 900 children with diabetes and 800 children with endocrine disorders. The Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism is active and highly regarded for excellence in patient care, education and research through its work at Shared Health and the University of Manitoba.
The successful candidate will provide clinical care for youth with diabetes and endocrine disorders in the Sections collaborative and inter-professional environment. This will include 2-3 clinics per week along a 1 in 4 to 1 in 5 on-call commitment. The successful candidate will also have opportunity for involvement in the Sections academic and educational activities.
The successful candidate must hold a Doctor of Medicine Degree or equivalent and Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The successful candidate must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba.
Compensation is derived from a blend of fee for service income and additional stipend.
Primary Site Location:
Health Sciences Centre - 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 1R9
Applications, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and the names of three references, should be sent to
Patricia Birk, MD, FRCPC
Head, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
CE208-840 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, MB R3A 1S1
Phone: (204) 787-2441
Fax: (204) 787-4807
Shared Health, is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents will be given priority.