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Clincal Research Fellow

NHS Medical & Dental: Clinical Research Fellow

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NHS Medical & Dental: Clinical Research Fellow
Fixed term 12 months
40 hours per week
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RLBUHT - Medical Staffing
£30,605 - £48,123 per annum
02/03/2018 23:59

The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital NHS Trust
Department of Urology

Research Fellows post

The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital Department of Urology is a forward-looking and expanding teaching hospital department providing specialist urological cancer centre services for Liverpool and surrounding areas, a large tertiary referral kidney stone practice with the busiest lithotripter in the country and a dedicated diagnostic treatment centre for urological diagnosis and two full-time Diagnostic Consultant Urologists in addition to the team of Consultant Urological Surgeons.
The appointment is for one year in the first instance.

Uro-oncology Research Fellow
Supervised by Mr Cornford (Urological Surgeon) and Professor Ke. this post will be run jointly with The University of Liverpool. It includes involvement with tissue collection and the opportunity to be involved with an ongoing research project into biomarkers in prostate cancer. In addition the department is involved with both commercial trials and NCRI badged studies. Subject to satisfactory progress there may be the opportunity to continue the research for a higher degree extension of the contracts as appropriate.

Whilst the posts are not formally recognized as training posts by the postgraduate dean, opportunities may be available depending on level of experience and the balance of clinical time and research time agreed. The on-call duties will involve covering the elective surgical unit at Broadgreen Hospital 1 in 6 without acute surgical take.

You will be required to have Full GMC registration and Membership of the Royal College Surgeons. For further information please contact Mr Phil Cornford (Clinical Director)

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Phil Cornford clinical director
Rob Calvert urology surgeon

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