BC Cancer Kelowna operates a satellite clinic in Kamloops. We are looking for a Medical Oncologist to join our well established team of 3 Medical Oncologists. This clinic offers cutting edge therapy in a personalized practice environment. Additionally the Kamloops clinic has support from general practitioners specially trained in oncology and chemotherapy delivery. As part of BC Cancer and IHA, medical staff have provincial tumour group support and tumour board conferences are available for case discussions. In the near future, clinical trials enrollment will be supported at the Kamloops site, increasing research and care opportunities.
In BC we have some of the best cancer control results in the country, with access to more state-of-the-art drug therapies than any other province. Our provincial structure is the key to our success and ample opportunity exists for collaboration across and within our tumour groups. You will report to the Department Head of Medical Oncology, BC Cancer Kelowna for issues related to patient care, research, teaching and standards of care.
The Thompson Region boasts spectacular beauty and agricultural abundance, with a variety of recreational options, offering the opportunity to ski, play a round of golf, ride horseback and visit a winery all in one day. Surrounded by majestic mountains and refreshing waters, every season holds promise, with activities such as hiking, biking and boating in summer, to skiing, boarding and snowmobiling in winter. The 2,000+ hours of sunshine each year will help you enjoy the Southern Interior even more.
Eligible applicants have obtained or are working towards Fellowship standing in the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada in Internal Medicine, along with a certificate of Special Competence in Medical Oncology. Applicants must also be eligible for licensing with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of British Columbia and meet the requirements of credentialing by the Medical Advisory Committee of the BC Cancer. In addition, applicants must be eligible for a clinical appointment in the Division of Medical Oncology in the Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia and for appointment to the Medical Staff at Royal Inland Hospital, Kamloops.
To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest along with your curriculum vitae to: Dr. Barbara Campling Department Head, Medical Oncology
BC Cancer Kelowna Centre Barbara.Campling@bccancer.bc.ca
Applications will be reviewed immediately and the positions will remain open until it is filled
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BC Cancer is committed to reducing the incidence of cancer, reducing the mortality from cancer, and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer. BC Cancer provides a comprehensive cancer control program for the people of British Columbia in partnership with regional health authorities to deliver a range of cancer services, which include prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, research, education, supportive care, rehabilitation and palliative care. It operates six regional cancer centres in Surrey, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford and Prince George, along with two research centres that conduct research into the causes and cures for cancer.
BC Cancer is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC.
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For more information about the BC Cancer, please visit the website at: www.bccancer.bc.ca
Labor Agreement Requisition # BCC-2334863 Work Site Job Type Regular, Full-Time FTE Hours of Work Work Days Expiry Date