The MOT Program is one of the largest volume transplant centers in North America currently performing close to 600 organ transplants per year. The MOT Program has a strong academic focus in both basic and clinical sciences. The liver transplant program currently performs approximately 200 adult liver transplants per year and also plays an integral role in pediatric liver transplant activity. The liver transplant program is home to a group of highly academic transplant hepatologists and abdominal transplant surgeons. Areas of active research include transplant related aspects of hepatocellular carcinoma, ex-vivo organ assessment and repair, ischemia/reperfusion injury, tolerance and live donor liver transplantation. The Liver transplant program also has a highly successful and internationally sought out surgical and medical fellowship training program.
The successful applicant should be a strong academic physician as evidence by a proven track record in transplant related research or education. The applicant should have strong leadership potential and international recognition in the field of liver transplantation. He/she must hold MD qualifications, as well as clinical qualifications related to transplant hepatology, and have, or be eligible for licensure in Ontario.
Estimated remuneration will be in the range of $300,000– 350,000 per annum and commensurate with academic rank, qualifications, and experience. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested individuals should send a copy of their curriculum vitae to:
Atul Humar, M.D., FRCP(C), Director, Multi Organ Transplant Program University Health Network Toronto General Hospital, 585 University Ave., Toronto, ON M5G 2N2 Tel 416 340-4241 • Email: email@example.com
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The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.