Consultant Clinical Geneticist
St George's University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest hospital and community health service providers in the UK. It is co-located with St George’s University of London, which trains medical students and carries out advanced medical research. The South West Thames Regional Genetics Service is based at St George’s Hospital in Tooting and provides an integrated clinical and genetic laboratory service to a population of more than 3.5 million across South West London, Surrey and Sussex.
You are invited for a full time consultant post in the department of Clinical Genetics. We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with a passion for clinical genetics and genomic medicine. The post-holders will be responsible for general adult and paediatric genetics referrals to clinics at St. George’s University Hospital and around the SW Thames region and to develop a specialist interest commensurate to departmental requirements. There may be opportunities for working across trusts and applicants for those with an interest in cardiorespiratory genetics are particularly welcomed.
The service is staffed by a team of experienced medical, genetic counselling and administrative staff and spans general adult and paediatric clinics, general cancer and specialist cancer clinics, cardiac, prenatal and neurogenetic clinics. The service also has clinical and research interests in lymphoedema, tuberous sclerosis, Huntington’s disease, inherited cancer predisposition conditions and endocrine disorders and staff work closely with all the disciplines involved in the care of these patients
We are keen to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and dynamic candidate who will join an innovative and forward thinking clinical service which benefits from close links to extensive research groups. Clinics will be held at St George’s Hospital and at various locations throughout Surrey and Sussex. Applicants are required to be on the GMC Specialist Register or be within 6 months of attaining a CCST at the time of interview.
For further information, please contact Dr Nayana Lahiri, Clinical lead for Medical Genetics, by telephoning: 020 8725 5335.
To apply for the Consultant Clinical Geneticist post, please click the apply button and use 200-CWBHT-1434317-RS as job reference number. Interview Date: 8 February 2019.
Closing Date: 1 Jan-2018