Saskatoon (City), Saskatchewan
Competitive Compensation
Dec 06, 2018
Jan 06, 2019
Department of Medicine

Preparing for a Career Break

Position profile – The Division of Cardiology in Saskatoon of the Saskatchewan Heath Authority is seeking a full time interventional cardiologist with expertise and formal fellowship training in structural heart disease.

The Saskatoon Division of cardiology is primarily located at the Royal University Hospital.  This division is in evolution and expanding its’ interventional structural program.  The successful applicant would join our current group of 6 interventional cardiologists.  There are 2 cardiac catheterization laboratories providing inpatient and outpatient cardiac catheterization services to patients located in Saskatoon as well as central and Northern Saskatchewan. 

Qualifications/Requirements of the position – Candidates must hold the FRCPC in internal medicine with subsequent certification in cardiology.  Candidates must have successfully completed fellowship training in interventional cardiology and formal fellowship training in structural heart disease.  The structural training must include TAVI, percutaneous mitral and tricuspid valve clip procedures/percutaneous valve replacement.  

Academic appointment ranking will be based on qualifications and experience. Teaching responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate students, internal medicine and cardiology residents.

Clinical work will include inpatient, outpatient cardiology and access to cardiac catheterization.

Remuneration will be discussed with selected potential future candidates.  Income will be competitive for Canadian based interventional cardiology positions.

To Apply – Saskatchewan Health Authority supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients and welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae with the names of three potential references and a letter of intent to:

Jackie McKee, Physician Recruitment & Resource Planning

Practitioner Staff Affairs

Suite 6740 - Royal University Hospital

103 Hospital Drive | Saskatoon, SK | S7N 0W8

Phone: (306) 655-0196       Email: