Consultant in Clinical Pharmacology with Acute Medicine

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£77,913 - £105,042
12 Mar 2019
07 Apr 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Addenbrooke's Hospital

Applications are invited for the post of a Consultant in Clinical Pharmacology and Acute Medicine at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 

The successful candidate will be expected to provide high quality clinical input into the service which is focussed primarily around hypertension and to enhance the reputation of Clinical Pharmacology in Cambridge. The candidate will also be expected to contribute to the care of Acute Medicine in-patients, supervise the running of the acute medical take in the Emergency Department and work in the Ambulatory Care Unit as well as contribute to teaching and training in a leading hospital.

There are also opportunities to be involved in the academic department of Experimental Medicine & Immunotherapeutics, University of Cambridge in the execution of basic science/clinical research and education. It is envisaged that various new developments on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus will also change the academic and research landscape for Clinical Pharmacology in the near future.

The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).

Applicants are required to be on the GMC Specialist Register or within 6 months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT at the time of interview. We encourage applications from those with a CCT in Clinical Pharmacology and General Medicine although combinations of Clinical Pharmacology with other specialties are welcomed.  Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time or those wishing to job-share.

For further details / informal visits contact: Enquiries should be directed to the Clinical Lead for Clinical Pharmacology, Dr Kevin O’Shaughnessy or through our Departmental Office Manager, Elizabeth Husband (01223 256653 or elizabeth.husband@addenbrookes.​

To apply please click the apply button. Job Ref: 180-CON-2928

Closing Date: 7 April 2019

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