Career Opportunities

Developmental Pediatrician

The Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba and the Children’s Hospital- Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba are seeking a developmental pediatrician to join the Section of Child Development. The Section provides diagnostic services to children with developmental disabilities, learning and behaviour problems in a multidisciplinary setting with rural outreach clinics included.  The incumbent will act as clinician educator within the Section of Child Development providing exemplary standard of care in diverse areas of developmental pediatrics, excellence in teaching, and participation in scholarly activities as applicable.

Applicants must be certified in Pediatrics and certified in, or eligible for certification in Developmental Pediatrics by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.  Candidates must be eligible for registration with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba.  The available position is based on Fee for Service billing and a Non-Salaried Rank appointment to the Department of Pediatrics.

The Department of Pediatrics and Child Health is comprised of more than 90 geographical full-time physicians representing all Pediatric Subspecialties, as well as with 6 full time PhD Scientists and many more primary affiliated Faculty Members. The Child Development Program is highly regarded for excellence in patient care, education and research.  Research and continuing education are an integral part of the program, that has a strong reputation for inter-disciplinary collaboration and patient centered care.

The University of Manitoba and Winnipeg Regional Health Authority are strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Application materials will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of "The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy" (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process. Applications will be accepted until December 31, 2018 or until the position has been filled.

Interested candidates should submit the following materials: 1) a letter of application, 2) outline professional and teaching interests; 2) an outline of research plans 3) curriculum vitae; and 4) names and contact information of three referees on or before December 31, 2018.




Dr. Terry Klassen
Head, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health
Max Rady College of Medicine
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Children’s Hospital
CE208 - 840 Sherbrook Street
Winnipeg, MB, R3A 1S1


Apply for this position at MB Healthcare Providers Network, competition # 607

Posted December 10, 2018