St. Michael’s Academic Family Health Team is inviting applications from qualified family physicians for a full-time academic position located at the Sumac Creek Health Centre, to take over and build an existing practice. The successful candidate must be a family physician with a demonstrated interest in working with marginalized populations in an inner-city context. They must hold a MD degree and certification in Family Medicine from the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Working with complex patients, an interest and skills in home-visiting and prior clinical 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 and teaching undergraduate and postgraduate learners.
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 September 1, 2022.
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. 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 serving 50,000 patients. St. Michael’s Department of Family and Community Medicine is strongly committed to the care of the inner-city population. Its mission is to improve health through advocacy, equity and world leading primary health care, teaching and research.
Unity Health Toronto’s commitment to anti-racism, equity and social accountability is essential to our ability to provide exceptional care experiences and to drive research and academic excellence. We encourage applications from qualified candidates and especially welcome applicants who are Indigenous, Black or racialized, persons with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTQ2+, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
Qualified candidates are invited to forward a letter of interest including curriculum vitae via e-mail, no later than April 30, 2022 to: Dr. Karen Weyman, Chief, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital via Wanda.Cooper@unityhealth.to.