ROYAL MARSDEN HOSPITAL Job Title: Oncoplastic fellow Unit

Job Title:
Oncoplastic fellow
Unit address:
Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton, SM2 5PT
Lead clinician and contact details:
Jenny Rusby: [email protected], currently on mat leave
Interim contact until Summer 2014: [email protected]
Where will the post be advertised and what time of year?
NHS jobs, BMJ Careers. October
Please give a brief description of the unit:
Busy breast unit treating over 400 cancers/yr.
5 diagnostic clinics a week. Close collaboration with plastics team (5
Two weekly joint oncoplastic meetings. Eight weekly joint clinics. 9 operating
sessions a week.
Journal clubs, academic meetings weekly.
High rate of immediate reconstruction.
Steady risk-reducing mastectomy practice
Please give a brief description of the post:
There are two middle grade Sprs in this post. They are supported by two FY2
trainees and there is a research fellow who helps in clinics.
Three WTE consultants.
Two firms: Miss Roche (part tiem), Mr Berry
Mr Allum (part time non-oncoplastic), Miss Rusby
Opportunity to see/perform: Mammoplastys, skin-sparing mastectomy,
implant/ADM recon, DIEP. (v few LD recon).
What level of training is required?
Not currently recognized for training so ideally post-CCT, previous post-holders
have had their time recognized so may be suitable for ST6.
Is there General or Plastic surgery on call commitment?
What are the duties and responsibilities of the fellow?
5 theatre sessions
2 new patient clinics
1.5 follow up clinics
to FY2 trainees
What is the duration of the post?
1 year
Has the post been recognized for training by the JCST?
Not currently
Any other information: