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Obstetric anaesthesia fellowship: two jobs beginning August 2019 and February 2020.

Applications are welcome from Imperial trainees who are ST5 and above for the obstetric anaesthesia fellowship at Northwick Park Hospital. This is a busy unit with approximately 5000 deliveries/year in a high-risk population. As well as the delivery suite itself, the successful candidate will be involved in antenatal anaesthetic clinic, maternal medicine clinic, and management of high-risk deliveries. This post will provide exposure to all areas of obstetric care including practical, management experience, committee work, audit and research. The fellow will be involved in running a maternity critical care course for midwives.

The post holder will be expected to participate in and initiate research and audit, and see this through to presentation and publication. The research element of this post will entail self- directed work, sometimes to strict deadlines.

The post holder will assist with training in obstetric anaesthesia within the department, and with teaching to medical and paramedical staff outside the department on an ad hoc basis.

Other Clinical Duties
The post holder will participate in the senior ST rota with its attendant duties.

Important Qualities
Career interest obstetric anaesthesia. Initiative and ability to develop ideas

There is a great degree of flexibility in the post to fit the needs and wishes of the fellow, their interests and research project. This will be a six month period of hard work, but the more you put in, the more you are likely to get out!

To apply: To apply: Please send your CV and a covering letter, via email, to Dr Nuala Lucas ( and cc’ed to Dr Carolyn Chan ( and Mrs Latha Kumar (

Please clearly indicate the reasons for your application and the factors you feel make you stand out as a candidate!

If you require any more information please contact Dr Lucas or Dr Chan.

Closing Date for Applications: 1700 Friday December 21st 2018
Shortlisting: By Wednesday 27th December 2018

Interview date: TBC Week beginning Monday 7th January 2019


Need more information? Please contact Nuala Lucas

News | Posted 4th December 2018
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