This post provides an exciting opportunity for a medical trainee with a strong interest in Cancer to gain an extensive and varied training in oncology clinical trials. It is a clinical post to develop and support clinical research relating to Urological Cancer Clinical Trials
The postholder will have completed core medical training or equivalent, have MRCP or equivalent and be eligible for full GMC Registration. Oncology experience including the management of immunotherapy toxicity is essential
Clinical Research Fellow (SpR), - Ref:1867265 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Cancer Institute Specific unit / Sub department CR UK Clinical Trials Centre Location of position London Grade Speciality Training Registrar / Junior Doctor Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) CL7 £36,369 - £45,274 per annum, StR £36,938 - £53,216 per annum or Junior Dr scale £41,083 - £51,223 per annum Duties and Responsibilities University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) is one of the most complex NHS trusts in the UK, serving a large and diverse population. We provide academically-led acute and specialist services, to people from the local area, from throughout the United Kingdom and overseas. Our vision is to deliver top-quality patient care, excellent education and world-class research. We provide first-class acute and specialist services across eight sites and we are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of many complex illnesses. UCLH specialises in womens health and the treatment of cancer, infection, neurological, gastrointestinal and oral disease. It has world class support services including critical care, imaging, nuclear medicine and pathology. This post provides an exciting opportunity for a medical trainee with a strong interest in Cancer to gain an extensive and varied training in oncology clinical trials. It is a clinical post to develop and support clinical research relating to Urological Cancer Clinical Trials. The Clinical Research Fellow will be supervised by Dr Mark Linch on the Uro-oncology unit at UCLH. The Fellow is central to the safe and effective running of the trials portfolio and will be a sub-investigator on each study within the portfolio. However, it is envisaged that the post holder will have primary responsibility for the NEPTUNES study, a translational study of combination immunotherapy in molecularly selected prostate cancer patients: https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/find-a-clinical-trial/a-trial-of-nivolumab-and-ipilimumab-for-men-with-prostate-cancer-neptunes This Clinical Research Fellow post is critical to the effectiveness and development of the UCL Translational uro-oncology program and is also an excellent opportunity for the Fellow to gain detailed and supported clinical trials training. The expected significant outputs include presentations at national and international meetings, co-authorship of peer-reviewed publications, grant applications and development of translational research skills. The appointment is for 1 year in the first instance and would suit core medical trainees considering a career in oncology or early specialist oncology trainees prior to undertaking a MD/PhD. Key Requirements The postholder will have completed core medical training or equivalent, have MRCP or equivalent and be eligible for full GMC Registration. Oncology experience including the management of immunotherapy toxicity is essential. Further Details A job description and full person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. For any queries on the application process please contact Louise Rusha, email@example.com Further information can be obtained from Dr Mark Linch ( firstname.lastname@example.org ). Arrangements can be made to speak with Dr Mark Linch by emailing (address above) or by contacting Lorraine Duncan (uro-oncology PA), telephone 020 3447 9287. UCL Taking Action for Equality Closing Date 21 Jun 2020 Latest time for the submission of applications 23.59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job Description & Person Spec Apply Now
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