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Clinical Research Fellow in Cardiology

NHS Medical & Dental: Clinical Research Fellow

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NHS Medical & Dental: Clinical Research Fellow
Fixed Term
10 PA's
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Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
up to £40,000
05/05/2019 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.


We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.


We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.


We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.


We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.


We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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Applications are invited for a Clinical Research Fellow in Cardiology to join an innovative team dedicated to cardiovascular research

Post commences August 2019 for a period of 12 months

The Cardiology Directorate of the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH), in conjunction with Norwich Medical School University of East Anglia (UEA), is seeking to appoint a Cardiovascular Research Fellow to undertake a clinical research project in plaque erosion. This will build on a successful pilot study which has been presented at international meetings and published.  The department has a national and international reputation for an innovative approach to PCI procedures.  NNUH and UEA work together to achieve research excellence in cardiovascular disease.

The Cardiology department at NNUH has 16 Consultant staff and a busy programme in acute coronary syndromes, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, pacing and imaging. This is a one year fixed term post initially, but further funds are available to support appropriate candidates for a longer period in research leading to a higher degree (PhD or MD).  The post will provide excellent training in a wide range of clinical research, basic science and statistics. 

There will also be the possibility to continue with clinical training including on call activity. Primary supervision will be by Dr Alisdair Ryding and Prof Marcus Flather. The post is available to medical trainees with an enthusiasm for academic cardiology.

Pay scale will be up to £40,000 per annum depending on skill and experience.

Closing date: 5th May 2019


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further particulars please contact:

Dr Alisdair Ryding

Prof Marcus Flather

Applicants must have full GMC registration with a licence to practise. Further information about the hospital can be obtained from our hospital website