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Alberta Health Services

Interventional Cardiologist


Posted 9 Days Ago1046-1565192

Company Information

The successful candidate will be part of the Libin Institute of Alberta. Current membership includes over 150 investigators and their research teams with a broad range of interests in cardiovascular medicine. The Institute is housed within the rapidly growing Faculty of Medicine that has recently added two new research complexes to its already outstanding facilities. Candidates may be eligible to participate in the Alternate Relationship Plan that provides competitive salary support.  Calgary is a vibrant, multicultural city of more than one million people. Health care facilities provide service to a regional population of approximately 2 million. Calgary enjoys close proximity to Banff National Park and beautiful Lake Louise. Opportunities for recreational activities in the city and nearby Rocky Mountains are outstanding.

Job Description

Applications are invited for an academic position with the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta and the Departments of Cardiac Sciences at Alberta Health Services and the University of Calgary. This will be a major clinical appointment at the Clinical Assistant Professor level (or higher) for an outstanding interventional cardiologist with additional training and expertise in epidemiology and population health. The position will be based at Foothills Medical Centre located in Calgary, Alberta.

The successful candidate will demonstrate expertise in all aspects of Adult Interventional Cardiology. Clinical responsibilities will include participation in Cath Lab / PCI duties, including in-patients, ambulatory care, and on a consultative basis in conjunction with other specialists.  Preference will be given to candidates with advanced training or expertise in complex coronary interventions; including chronic total occlusion PCI, and in advanced hemodynamic support techniques.


Qualifications include an MD, training in Internal Medicine and Cardiology and additional training and experience in Adult Interventional Cardiology. A record of excellence in clinical research is desirable. In particular, the ability to integrate and utilize the opportunities afforded by the Alberta Provincial Program for the Outcome Assessment in Coronary Heart Disease (APPROACH) database is an asset.

The candidate must be eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta.

Must read, write and speak English

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

Remuneration: Alberta Health fee for service schedule of medical benefits.

Applicants are to submit three letters of reference and curriculum vitae (in pdf format) to Dr. Carlos Morillo c/o Corinna Marcotte, Room C823, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, AB  T2N 2T9, email: by April 13, 2018.


Contact Information

Alberta Health Services
Dr. Carlos Morillo
Chief of Cardiology & Director of Research, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of AB