10 Jul International Fellowship Mr G Querci della Rovere Edition 2019
We are glad to announce that the job description of the 2019 edition of the International Fellowship in memory of Mr G Querci della Rovere is now online. You can apply until July 22nd 2018.
G.Re.T.A. is glad to support two months of observership in Milan and New York.
Applications are invited for two posts of International Fellow in Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Breast (equivalent to Clinical Fellow Higher).
This International Fellowship has been established in memory of “Mr Guidubaldo Querci della Rovere FRCS, Comm OMRI” who was a Consultant Surgeon at the Royal Marsden Hospital where he pioneered Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Breast. He dedicated the final years of his career to providing support and training for young doctors who wish to specialise in this field.
This International Fellowship will continue this initiative and provide a 14 months residency in four of the world’s leading Units involved in the comprehensive diagnosis and management of Breast Cancer. The hospitals that are involved in this unique opportunity are Addenbrooke’s Hospital, part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Cambridge – UK), Royal Marsden Hospital (London, Surrey – UK), Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nationale dei Tumori, (Milan – Italy) and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre, (New York – USA).
This post is intended for Breast Surgery Trainees who wish to dedicate further time to training in specialist Breast Reconstruction and Oncoplastic procedures. The incumbent is also expected to play a major contributory role in current departmental research, audit, and teaching, as well as to lead research projects under the supervision of Consultants.
In order to be considered applicants must meet the following essential criteria: full registration and a licence to practice with the General Medical Council, MRCS or equivalent, minimum of 2 years experience of general surgery at speciality registrar level (ST3) or equivalent, minimum of 2 years dedicated experience in breast surgery. Experience of research and audit is desirable.
Please note that these posts do not carry formal training recognition.
The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013). Non-UK applicants must possess the IELTS/OET exam before obtaining a GMC licence to practice.
Full Registration and a Licence to Practice with the General Medical Council at time of application is required.
Contract type: Fixed Term for the NHS placements; 6 months in each Institution.
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in Catania (Italy).
Founder and executive chairman of G.RE.T.A. and member of the organizing committee of the International Fellowship in Memory of Mr G. Querci della Rovere.