East-Midlands Bariatric & Metabolic Institute (EMBMI), Royal Derby Hospital

Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery Fellowship


Fellowship location

Fellowship Centre Royal Derby Hospital
Fellowship Country England
Centre Town/City Derby, East-Midlands


Fellowship faculty

Fellowship Director Mr Sherif Awad
Contact Number 01332 785114
Faculty Email sherif.awad@nhs.net


Fellowship details

Speciality focus Bariatric and metabolic surgery
Duration 6 months extendable to 12
Salary £31 217–£49 086 pa
On-call Yes – cover for bariatric emergencies only
Next available 1st April 2019


Fellowship history

Programme began 2016 Royal College accredited from 2017
Previous fellows 3
Current fellows 1
Operative experience Primary surgeon: average 50 cases
Supervised: 50 cases
Total participation: minimum 250 bariatric cases/year


Fellowship contents

Oesophageal resection No
Gastric resection No
Liver resection No
Liver transplant No
Pancreas resection No
Bariatric surgery Yes – the unit performs 250 procedures per year
Research opportunities Yes (clinical)


Additional information

The fellowship is accredited by Royal College of Surgeons of England.