Freeman Hospital, Newcastle

HPB and Transplant Fellowship



Fellowship location

Fellowship Centre Freeman Hospital, Newcastle
Fellowship Country England
Centre Town/City Newcastle


Fellowship faculty

Fellowship Director Mr Jeremy French
Contact Number 07886899643 / 0191 2448750
Faculty Email Jeremy.french@nuth.nhs.uk


Fellowship details

Speciality focus HPB and Transplant Surgery. Retroperitoneal Sarcoma Surgery. NET surgery.
Duration 1 year (with a view to a possible extension to 2 years)
Salary As per the Pay and Conditions Circular (M&D) (1/2015)
On-call 1 in 7
Next available October 2019


Fellowship history

Programme began 2008
Previous fellows >30
Current fellows 4
Operative experience Excellent. >90% have gone on to a Consultant position in the UK or abroad.


Fellowship contents

Oesophageal resection No
Gastric resection No
Liver resection 100-120
Liver transplant 40-50
Pancreas resection 100-120
Bariatric surgery No
Research opportunities Yes – clinical


Additional information

Kidney transplant 130-150
Pancreas transplant 10-12
Multi-organ retrieval 150
Retroperitoneal Sarcoma 40
Neuroendocrine tumour resections 30
Dynamic team with diverse clinical and research interests
Training a unit priority
Clinical and non-clinical Preparation for Consultant application