Clinical and Research Fellow in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty (primary and revision, computer navigation)

Golden Jubilee National Hospital,Glasgow, United Kingdom,

Speciality: Lower limb arthroplasty

Aims of Fellowship: operative experience in primary, complex primary and revision hip and knee arthroplasty, prosthetic infection and fractures. Computer navigation for knee and hip arthroplasty. Clinical research.

Period of Fellowship: 6-12 months

Sponsoring Organization: NHS Scotland

Previous Fellows: Mr Niall Munro FRCS

Career grade of applicant: Specialist Registrar Year 5-6 or equivalent or completed orthopaedic training

Contact Person for Applications: Mr Alexander Siegmeth MD FRCS

Application Address: Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dept of Orthopaedics, Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Beardmore Street, Glasgow, G81 4HX, UK

Application Telephone: 0044 (0)141 951 5657

Droitwich Knee Clinic Fellowship

Droitwich Knee Clinic,Droitwich, Worcs, UK,

Speciality: Arthroscopy, knee and shoulder surgery

Aims of Fellowship: To teach all aspects of knee surgery, Clinical Research and publications with special emphasis on arthroscopic techniques of knee and shoulders

Period of Fellowship: Six Months

Sponsoring Organization: The Knee Foundation

Value of Fellowship: £30,000 for one year

Career grade of applicant: Senior Career Grade Registar

Eligibility of applicant: MUST HAVE GMC registration & professional indemnity cover

Miscellaneous requirements: Experience in orthopaedics, with some experience in and desire to improve his/her arthroscopic knee surgery techniques, preference given to candidates who have been on one of the Knee Foundation courses. Some experience with research methodolgy and publications.

Closing date for Applications: March and August each year, applications in the form of a covering letter and CV, stating GMC number, any publications, we also encourage visits to the Droitwich Knee Clinic

Interview date for shortlist: May & October each year

Contact Person for Applications: Ellen Sparkes

Application Address: The Knee Foundation, Office Suite 7, Hillcairnie, St Andrews Road, Droitwich, Worcs, WR9 8DJ

Application Telephone: 01905 776676

Fax: 01905 776676