Clinical Fellow (ST3+) in Grown–up Congenital Heart Disease

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£31,841 to £50,068 pa
Posted
17 Sep 2019
Closes
22 Sep 2019
Ref
259-MED0051SBH-C
Career Level
Fellow
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

 

St Bartholomew’s Hospital NHS Trust

Cardiovascular Service

Clinical Fellow (ST3+) in Grown–up Congenital Heart Disease

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This one-year post is ideally suited to provide advanced cardiology training, in the management of adults with congenital Heart Disease. This consultant led service now provides specialist care for approximately 8500 adults, with around 600 new patients referred per annum form our sister institution Great Ormond Street Hospital and other cardiac centres around the UK.

The GUCH is based in the Bart’s Heart centre, St Bartholomew's Hospital, and provides long-term and often life-long care for the increasing number of adults with congenital heart disease. The service provides expert medical and surgical care within an academic environment with a range of specialities relevant to Congenital Heart patients. The service fosters a multidisciplinary approach to this specialised patient population and close links have been established with the relevant specialities throughout Barts and the London NHS trust. There is also a close co-operation and collaboration with the team of paediatric cardiologists/surgeons based at Great Ormond Street. Diagnostic and Interventional catheterisation procedures are regularly performed as well as cardiac surgical interventions therefore the experience gained is broad and varied.

The successful applicant will work with 2 other GUCH clinical fellows with supervision / training from the consultant team.

Dr Fiona Walker (Service lead)- GUCH/Pregnancy Fiona.Walker@bartshealth.nhs.uk - 0208 3465 5021

Dr Bejal Pandya-  GUCH/PHT/Diagnostic cardiac catheterisation/ Aortopathy