Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

The Department of Paediatrics, Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre, and Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, is seeking a fully certified Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ID) Specialist with an interest in any of:  infection control, antimicrobial stewardship, immunology or congential infections. The ID program has a comprehensive array of services encompassing the full spectrum of paediatric infectious diseases, infection control, and a clinical research program. The Department of Paediatrics provides comprehensive acute care, ambulatory and in-patient services for children to a population of 2 million in Southwestern Ontario.  Children with a full range of care issues are managed in our Paediatric Emergency Department, Paediatric Critical Care Unit, Neonatology Unit and in-patient Clinical Teaching Units.  The Department has a number of research initiatives for children ranging in age from pre-term neonates to adolescents.  The Department is very active in undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing medical education; and has a Royal College accredited program in Paediatrics as well as a number of fellowship programs.  Compensation for this position will be primarily composed of an alternative funding plan and academic salary. The anticipated start date for this position is January 1, 2019, although an alternate start date may be negotiated.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Review of applications will begin on October 14, 2018.