Consultant in Endocrinology & General Medicine

Newcastle (LGA), Hunter Region (AU)
31 Jan 2018
25 Feb 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant in Endocrinology & General Medicine
Full-Time, John Hunter Hospital
Newcastle, Australia

JHH is the largest hospital in the district, with approximately 650 beds and is a tertiary referral, major trauma and teaching hospital, servicing a population of more than 900,000 people. We have strong academic connections with Hunter Medical Research Institute and the University of Newcastle.  

Newcastle is a great place to live with an average 10hrs of sunshine per day throughout the year. As a centre for manufacturing, health, tourism, education, IT and finance, we offer real employment choices for your partner and excellent schools for your children. Newcastle is just two hours from Sydney. 

The department has a well established multidisciplinary workforce with subspecialty areas such as a young people clinic, adult type1 diabetes clinic, insulin pump/CGMS clinics, high risk pregnancy and foot clinic. 

Endocrinology has the full complement of thyroid, parathyroid, pituitary and adrenal surgery, regional thyroid cancer network, transgender clinics, and metabolic bone clinics and has close connections with paediatric endocrinology. 

Applicants must hold a medical degree registrable with AHPRA and Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians or specialist recognition as provided for in the Staff Specialist (State) Award. Suitably qualified International Medical Graduates are encouraged to apply (refer to the RACP website, overseas trained physician pathway).

Enquiries: Dr Sham Acharya, Director Diabetes ph:+612 49223361
or Dr Robert Pickles, Director General Medicine ph: +612 49213540 e: 

Applications: Damien Barrett, Medical Recruitment ph: +61249853157 e: or click the apply button.

Closes: 25/2/18