The CSCS Mission is to promote and represent the specialty of cardiac surgery including but not exclusive to research, education, and sound clinical practice.
The CSCS strives to be responsive to its members’ needs. In addition to the educational activities it sponsors and develops, it has partnered to assess workforce issues hoping to project surgeon shortages in the future to help plan for our specialty’s growth. We are playing a role in the development of training programs to help the field adapt to new technologies and embrace new techniques.
The Division of Cardiac Surgery at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, British Columbia is seeking a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certified cardiac surgeon to join in a full-time position.
The candidate must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant and eligible for license in the province of BC. The ideal candidate will have comprehensive skills in all aspects of general adult cardiac surgery. We are looking for a surgeon with at least 3-5 years’ experience who would be able to step into a busy practice with 3 other full time surgeons.
Further specialized training in aortic surgery, mitral valve surgery, ECMO, pacemakers and ICD’s or critical care would be a significant advantage. The successful applicant would also be encouraged to be a part of the Division of Cardiac Surgery at the University of British Columbia and help in undergraduate teaching.
The Royal Jubilee Hospital is the major tertiary care centre for Vancouver Island health authority and has a longstanding history of excellence in cardiac care. The practice is well established and shared evenly amongst all members of the group. There is also an established clinical trials centre associated with the facility that provides ample opportunities for clinical research for motivated individuals.
This is a fantastic opportunity for the appropriate candidate in an area known for its desirable lifestyle and amazing location. Interested candidates please forward a current CV and letter of interest to:
Dr. Lynn Fedoruk
#106 – 2020 Richmond Road
Victoria, BC V8R 6R5
Application Deadline: September 1, 2017