BRC Consultant Physician With an Interest in Early Cancer Diagnosis

London (Greater)
£76,761 - £103,490
19 Mar 2018
14 Apr 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

BRC Consultant Physician
With an Interest in Early Cancer Diagnosis (Lung or Gastrointestinal Cancers)

Salary: £76,761 - £103,490 per annum Tenure: Permanent, Full Time (10 PA)

Applications are invited for the position of Consultant Physician with an interest in early cancer diagnosis. The Royal Marsden is a world leader in cancer research, treatment and education. Together with our academic partner, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), we are the largest comprehensive cancer centre in Europe and the only National Institute of Health Research (NIHR)Biomedical Research Centre specialising in cancer in the UK. 

Early detection of cancer is a major research area within the RM/ICR BRC strategy. This is a new position that would suit an oncologist, gastroenterologist or respiratory physician with a significant interest in early cancer diagnosis working primarily at The Royal Marsden but in close collaboration with research partners in the AHSC and within the BRC. The post is funded by the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity. 

The post-holder will focus on early detection research in either lung cancer or gastrointestinal cancers (with a specific focus on colorectal cancers). He or she will also be involved in research in secondary prevention and early detection of recurrent cancers. In addition he or she will serve as a champion for early detection research and innovation more broadly within the RM/ICR BRC and would work in close collaboration with Imperial researchers interested in this field through the AHSC/BRCs and with other BRCs with cancer research themes. He/she will report and􀁢be accountable to the Director of Clinical Research and the Medical Director. 

The post-holder will be expected to have a track-record in clinical and/or translational oncological research. Ideally he/she will have appropriate peer-reviewed publications and have attracted peer reviewed grant funding/fellowship and/or industry funding. 

Applicants should be eligible for full registration with the General Medical Council and have membership of the Royal College of Physicians or hold equivalent qualifications. Applicants will have their CCT or be within 6 months of obtaining it. 

Please ensure you upload a copy of your CV with your application form. 

For an informal discussion and/or to arrange an informal visit please contact: Professor David Cunningham on 020 8661 3156.

To apply for this post please click the apply button.

Closing date: 14 April 2018 

The Trust reserves the right to amend the closing date of job vacancies at any time.

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