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Job Vacancies

Consultant Medical Oncologist - Western Health and Social Care Trust

Applications are invited for Consultant Medical Oncologist positions to work in North West Cancer Centre, Altnagelvin Area Hospital at the Western Health & Social Care Trust. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic and highly motivated oncology team currently consisting of 9 resident Consultants (2 Medical and 7 Clinical Oncologists). Consultant Oncologists will have a key role in shaping and delivering high quality cancer service for the North West of Ireland. Medical Oncology Consultants are being offered substantive posts as a part of the expanding cancer team and shall be expected to sub-specialise in two tumour sites preferably including Breast.

Should you wish to have an informal discussion please contact:

Dr David Stewart - Lead Clinician Oncology Consultant Clinical Oncologist


Dr Sonali Dasgupta - Lead for Acute Oncology service and Clinical trials Consultant Medical Oncologist


Reference No: 74828001

Closing Date: Friday 2 February 2018 at 3.30pm

Further information here.

Clinical Fellow in Urology Oncology - Royal Marsden Hospital

This is a clinical fellow post which would start in May 2018. The candidate can be either a med onc or clin onc background.  This job would provide great clinical experience in bladder, testis and prostate.

Dr Alison Reid (tel 020 8642 6011 x 4319, or would be very happy to speak with anyone who wanted further information.

Clinical Research Associate - Cardio-Oncology - University of Newcastle

This post is for a CRUK Centre training account clinical PhD, and this year’s project is working on the cancer drug toxicity project, with involvement in an open clinical trial as well as lab modelling work.  The applicant does not have to be a med onc and there may be interest from cardiology trainees but ideally we would be very happy with this if there is an interested med onc candidate!  Professor Ruth Plummer would be happy to speak to interested candidates

The link to the advert is

Clinical Research Fellow - GI Cancers - Royal Marsden Hospital

This is a two year doctoral clinical fellowship (with the possibility to extend to three years) starting Sept 2018, working towards an MD(Res), registered with the Institute of Cancer Research and awarded by the University of London. The post will be based between the RM/ICR in Chelsea and Sutton.

The project will focus on clinical and translational research predominantly focussed on one of the GI tract cancers; oesophago-gastric, pancreatic or colorectal. The exact remit of the project will be developed by the successful student in collaboration with their Primary Supervisor (one of the GI Unit medical oncologists) and supervisory team (which will include one of the scientists/clinician scientists). The research will be a mixture of clinical and translational research and the successful candidate will be expected to develop strong links with one of the ICR laboratories and clinician scientists/scientists that the GI Unit work in collaboration with. There are a number of ongoing clinical/translational  research projects across the disease areas and the RM GI Unit has a strong track record of success in students successfully completing their projects, publishing extensively, presenting internationally often in globally impactful research, developing their own profile and being awarded their doctoral degree.

For informal discussion please contact Professor David Cunningham, Dr Naureen Starling or Dr Ian Chau (Tel 0208 642 6011 ext 3156).  

The link for application is below.