Practice Opportunity: General/Anatomical Pathologist - Grand River Hospital/St. Mary's General Hospital

Posting Date:Thu, 16 May 2019
Date to Apply By: Until Filled
Estimated Start Date: 02 Sep 2019
Address: 835 King St. W.
City: Kitchener

Our Integrated Department of Laboratory Medicine and dynamic team of pathologists serve both St. Mary’s General Hospital and Grand River Hospital in Kitchener-Waterloo.

We are currently seeking a qualified pathologist to fill a retirement to maintain our full complement of 12 pathologists. The position will be available as of September 2019.
As the largest central community in one of Canada’s fastest growing regions, Kitchener-Waterloo offers the very best of multicultural, large urban centre living and vibrant city life with the warmth and tight-knit community associated with smaller towns. The hospitals in Kitchener-Waterloo: and Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital are two separately governed hospitals that function as an integrated system with well-defined and complementary clinical programs to serve both the local community and the region. Each hospital has acute care ER with patient volumes reaching approximately 55,000 visits / annum. St. Mary’s General Hospital is a Regional Cardiac Care Centre and a Centre of Excellence for Respiratory and Thoracic Care. Grand River Hospital hosts several regional programs including the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre, Hepatobiliary Surgical Programme, and stroke, renal and mental health programmes.

Our laboratory facilities are well equipped including a large menu of immunohistochemical stains and the anatomic pathology system is integrated with both hospital information systems. Our pathology practice includes a broad, rewarding case mix comprising surgical pathology, cytopathology, hematopathology and autopsy pathology. The Pathologist group is supported by a well-developed Pathologist Assistant group. The pathologist group also provides medical leadership for the clinical laboratory.

The candidate must be eligible for independent practice licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, and hold certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in General or Anatomical pathology. Additional fellowship training in Hematopathology would be a particular asset. Other subspecialty training or experience would also be an asset. Interest in lab physician leadership would be welcomed.

Interested candidates are invited to inquire about this opportunity by sending their curriculum vitae by email to the attention of Tanja Cvijetic, Medical Affairs Coordinator,

Please use the following contact information to apply for this job:
Contact Name: Tanja Cvijetic
Contact Address: 835 King St. W.
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 519-749-4300 x3892
Contact Fax: 519-749-4293