Consultant Histopathologist

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Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Posted
06 Jun 2018
Closes
20 Jun 2018
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Histopathology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant Histopathologist with special interest in Liver and Hepato-pancreato-biliary pathology

We welcome applications for a substantive Consultant Histopathologist to join a dynamic team in the Liver Histopathology laboratory, Institute of Liver Studies, King's College Hospital, London. This is a replacement whole time equivalent post.

The histopathology consultants provide histological and cytological reporting for King’s College Hospital’s adult and paediatric liver and liver transplant services, paediatric bowel transplantation service, paediatric gastroenterology service and the hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) service. A sub-specialised rota operates in the laboratory and the successful applicant will be participating in the adult liver and HPB rota, with ad hoc cover for paediatric liver and bowel pathology. There is a requirement to support liver and HPB cancer MDMs and the adult liver histology meeting according to the rota. The laboratory operates a high frequency 1:4 on call rota to provide donor assessment support for the liver transplant programme.

Research and innovation are actively encouraged and applications are welcome from individuals with a track record of research and publications in the field of HPB and liver pathology. Appropriate training in techniques used within the lab will be provided during the first 6 months of appointment where applicants do not have previous reporting experience in the sub-specialties. Please refer to the person specification in the job description for CCT and GMC registration requirements.

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Closing date: 20 June 2018.