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  • Advert number: 356675-0
  • Posted Date: 28/04/14
  • Closing Date: 31/08/14


The University of Alberta Transplant Infectious Diseases programme is pleased to offer a one-year clinical fellowship in the field of Transplant Infectious Diseases. This position is funded through the support of Alberta Health Services, the Division of Transplantation and the Alberta Institute of Transplant Sciences. The University of Alberta in Edmonton is home to a large, world-class multi-organ transplant programme. There is a team of dedicated clinical and laboratory Transplant Infectious Diseases physicians engaged both in clinical care and an active research programme. The candidate should ideally have completed infectious diseases and/or medical microbiology training. In addition to clinical training, the Fellow will also have the opportunity to pursue clinical, translational or bench research in the field of Transplant Infectious Diseases. Fellows are strongly encouraged to pursue a second year of research training following the clinical fellowship. The start of the training period is 1st July 2014, although there is potential for flexibility around this date.

Interested applicants should email a cover letter outlining their career goals and curriculum vitae to Dr. Karen Doucette at The deadline for applications is 31st August 2014.

Karen Doucette, MD, MSc (Epi), FRCPC,
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
Education Lead, Transplant Infectious Diseases
University of Alberta,
8440 112 St, WMC 2D3.17
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2B7
Phone: (780) 407-1620
Fax: (780) 407-7137