Phoenix Health Fellowship
|Fellowship Centre||Phoenix Health: Nuffield Grosvenor Hospital Chester and BMI Alexandra Hospital Manchester|
|Centre Town/City||Chester and Manchester|
|Fellowship Director||Professor David Kerrigan|
|Contact Number||+44 20 7869 6116|
|Speciality focus||Bariatric surgery|
|Salary||Registrar pay scale|
|Next available||October/ November 2019|
The post-holder will be exposed to a wide range of bariatric procedures including:
|Research opportunities||Yes (clinical)|
Fellows are responsible for day-to-day ward management and outpatient care of patients and will receive training in all aspects of bariatric surgery (including hands-on laparoscopic training and outpatient clinics). You will be expected to take part in a bariatric on-call rota (not particularly onerous).
We expect that after completing a 12-month Fellowship, candidates will be able to independently perform gastric banding, bypass and sleeve gastrectomy. Fellows will be encouraged to contribute to our active clinical research programme and receive mentoring in clinical research methodology.