Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

HPB Fellowship



Fellowship location

Fellowship Centre Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Fellowship Country England
Centre Town/City Oxford


Fellowship faculty

Fellowship Director Professor Peter Friend
Contact Number 07795816361
Faculty Email Michael.Silva@ouh.nhs.uk


Fellowship details

Speciality focus HPB surgery and transplantation (kidney, pancreas, small bowel)
Duration 12 months
Salary As per NHS pay scale for specialist trainees
On-call Yes (for multi-organ retrieval)
Next available October 2019


Fellowship history

Programme began 2009
Previous fellows 20
Current fellows 2
Operative experience Level 4 at exit


Fellowship contents

Oesophageal resection No
Gastric resection No
Liver resection Yes (the unit performs 90-100 procedures per year)
Liver transplant No
Pancreas resection Yes (the unit performs 80 procedures per year)
Bariatric surgery No
Research opportunities Yes (clinical and basic science)


Additional information

There is a degree of flexibility in choice of either HPB surgery or transplantation. Emergency general surgery on-call could be offered if the trainee requires this.