St. Michael’s Academic Family Health Team is inviting applications from qualified family physicians for a staff physician position. The successful candidate must be an experienced family physician with a demonstrated interest in working with vulnerable populations and holds an MD degree and certification in Family Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Working with complex patients, family medicine obstetrics training and prior work experience will be considered assets for the role. The candidate must have excellent clinical skills and have a strong interest and experience in teaching learners. Responsibilities will include providing comprehensive clinical care, teaching undergraduate and postgraduate learners and other academic activities.
The successful candidate should be eligible for an academic appointment within the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto.
The start date is February 1, 2022.
St. Michael’s Department of Family and Community Medicine and Unity Health Toronto are strongly committed to diversity and intentional inclusion within its community and particularly encourages applications from racialized person/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ persons and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
St. Michael’s is Canada’s leading Catholic Academic Health Sciences Center, fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, and is part of Unity Health Toronto, a network that includes St. Joseph’s Health Centre and Providence Healthcare. Located in downtown Toronto, St. Michael’s provides secondary through quaternary care for Toronto, southern Ontario and beyond. The Hospital hosts approximately 521,000 ambulatory visits, and cares for over 25,000 inpatients in more than 460 beds. St. Michael’s is home to the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, encompassing the Keenan Research Centre and the Li Ka Shing International Healthcare Education Centre, which integrates researchers, educators, and clinicians to advance patient care.
The St. Michael’s Department of Family and Community Medicine and Academic Family Health Team is a large, dynamic and diverse group comprised of five Family Medicine clinics, all located in Toronto’s downtown core. Our Department and Academic Family Health Team is strongly committed to the care of inner city population.
Qualified candidates are invited to forward a letter of interest including curriculum vitae via e-mail, no later than Oct 22, 2021 to:
Wanda Cooper, Administrative Assistance, Chief’s Office, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital (Wanda.Cooper@unityhealth.to)