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full time Physician - Neurology at VGH
Vancouver, British Columbia
Job ID: 5175


The Health Care Centre brings together the outpatient care services at Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) – including specialty clinics, along with medical education, physician teaching clinics and research – at one site. The Epilepsy Program is looking for a full-time neurologist with fellowship training in epileptology to join a collaborative practice with other fellowship trained epileptologists. This Epilepsy Unit attracts patients from all over British Columbia. The continuous Video/EEG monitoring is performed by experienced EEG technologists from a Certified Neurophysiology Lab at Vancouver General Hospital.

We are planning an expansion of another 2 bed Video EEG monitoring within the Unit to serve a growing need in this area. The new epileptologist would be expected to contribute to a call rotation as well as long term ICU monitoring, presurgical evaluations and continuous video/EEG monitoring, post-surgical review as well as inpatient and outpatient EEG services.


Certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Neurology.
Fellowship training in EEG and epilepsy.
Additional recognized training in EEG interpretation of continuous video/EEGs with scalp and invasive recordings is required.
CSCN Diplomat (EEG) or equivalent American qualification is required.
The successful candidate must be eligible for licensure in the Province of British Columbia

Community Information:

The world-class city of Vancouver is situated in the southwest corner of British Columbia, surrounded by mountains and ocean vistas. With a population of two million, Vancouver is Canada’s third largest city and is frequently honoured as one of the best places to live in the world. As North America’s gateway to the Pacific Rim, Vancouver has strong links to international markets and is home to a vibrant mix of cultures. Blessed with a balmy coastal climate, the city offers recreational pursuits to suit every taste and disposition, from extreme skiing and mountain biking, to sailing, golfing, nature walks and meditative retreats. The city boasts myriads of theatres, galleries and restaurants as well as two universities and many colleges.

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37.5 – 40 hrs a week

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To be discussed at interview

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Physician - Neurology
British Columbia
Employment Type
full time
Epileptologist. The Health Care Centre brings together the outpatient care services at Vancouver General Hospital (VG...
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immediately, see description above, or enquire
to be discussed at the interview process
Compensation Type: Clinical Service Contract 
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Vacation / CME Leave
to be discussed at the interview process 
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Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC) License (Provisional), Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) (Mandatory), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC) (Eligible) 
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Published on 2018-02-19
Edited on 2018-02-19