Leicester

Fellowship in Cardiac Imaging – Glenfield Heart Centre, Leicester

Supervisors: Dr G McCann (gerry.mccann@uhl-tr.nhs.uk)  and Dr D Chin

Previous Fellows:

  • Dr M Schmidt, Consultant Cardiologist, Manchester
  • Dr J Khoo, Consultant Cardiologist, Grantham

1-2 year post primarily based at The Glenfield Heart Centre for trainees in their final 2 years of training.

The purpose of this post is to offer comprehensive training in cardiac imaging with particular emphasis on advanced echocardiography and cardiac MRI+/-CT. The trainee will be jointly supervised by Dr Derek Chin (echo) and Dr Gerry McCann (MRI). The Fellow will gain experience in stress echo, 3D echo, advanced TOE including intra-operative TOE, imaging in congenital heart disease, MRI and potentially cardiac CT. The fellow will participate on the out of hours SpR rota. Research is strongly supported.

Availability

Due to be advertised towards end 2012