Clinical Fellow in Renal Transplant and Vascular Access Surgery

Royal London Hospital, London
£33,128 - £52,090 per annum plus on-call banding 1
17 Sep 2021
28 Sep 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time
Applications are invited for three highly motivated clinical fellows (SpR Level) in Renal transplant and vascular access surgery.

The posts will suit applicants who wish to gain extensive experience in renal transplantation vascular access surgery. Previous experience in General and vascular Surgery will be advantageous.

You will be providing highest quality care to one of the largest dialysis and transplant cohort in the UK under direct supervision of a team of highly motivated consultant surgeons.

The appointee will be exposed to all aspects of advanced dialysis access and transplant surgery and the relevant medical management of these complex patients on a 1:5 oncall rota. This post is EWTD compliant.

The unit performs an average of 200 renal transplants and more than 500 dialysis access procedures per year (including HeRO graft, extra-anatomical PTFE graft, EndoAVF and IVUS plasty) with a large live donor transplant programme that includes HLA and ABO incompatible transplantation.

The post holder will also be exposed to robotic renal transplantation as one of the few units across the world undertaking these transplants.

These posts will be especially suited to the international fellows who want to gain experience in routine and highly complex transplant and vascular access surgery.

There is an active research programme in transplant immunology, basic science, negative pressure wound therapy, qualitative research in improving patients experience and outcomes and the appointees will be encouraged and expected to participate in it and publish their work.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Muhammad Khurram, Consultant Transplant Surgeon.

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