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Job Title: Toronto Outcomes Registry of Congenital Heart Disease (TORCH) Research Fellowship
 
Location: 
     -Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
     -Adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) programme in the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network (UHN)
     -Pediatric cardiology program in the Labatt Family Heart Centre, SickKids Hospital
 
Summary:
     This is a 1-2 year Research Fellowship to investigate mechanisms and causes of adverse outcomes late after repair of congenital heart disease and to determine clinical triggers for re-intervention.
 
Essential Requirements:
     -A medical degree
     -A background in congenital heart disease (adult or paediatric) or congenital heart surgery
     -Previous research experience with previous publication success
     -An interest in database driven research
 
Start/duration:
     Anticipated start is spring 2021. This is a 2-year fellowship. However, initial appointment will be for 1 year, with an option to extend for another year dependent on performance in the first.
 
Supervisors:
     Drs. Lucy Roche and Rachel Wald (Pediatric and Adult Congenital Heart Disease)
     Drs. David Barron and Edward Hickey (Pediatric Cardiovascular and ACHD Surgery)
 
How to apply:
     Please send CV and personal statement addressing why you are interested in the position and how your skills address the essential and preferred selection criteria to Rachel.Wald@uhn.ca.
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview and may be asked to provide a sample of writing (scientific or other, to be determined by the selection committee).

Closing date: 09:00 Friday Nov 30, 2020