Consultant Gynaelogical Oncologist

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Nottingham, UK
15 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
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Applications are invited for full time (10PA) Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist for Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust.

Gynaecological oncology service is based at the City Hospital where all the outpatient and in-patient services are carried out. The team is very well supported by 2 clinical oncologists and 1 Medical Oncologist who deliver chemotherapy and radiotherapy services. with a new state-of-the-art new Radiotherapy suite on site.

We are a large Cancer Centre that caters for the population of Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire with population estimate of 2 million and over 400 new gynaecological cancer cases every year. With a dedicated team of research staff including research nurse specialists, we are one of the biggest recruiters in the UK to both surgical and clinical trials. We currently perform a wide range of gynaecological oncology surgeries that include minimally invasive surgery for endometrial and cervical cancers with a new 3D high definition camera and maximal efforts ovarian cancer debulking surgery (ultra-radical debulking) with excellent ITU support.

We were one of the biggest recruiters to the GROINNS and the UKCTOCS trials. The Trust has a da Vinci Si Robot which is currently been used mainly by the Urologists with some sessions available to other specialties (Colorectal, Thoracic and Gynaecological Oncology). There are ongoing plans between the Trust and Intuitive for the supply of the new generation Xi dual console robots in 2019 that will potentially increase usage availability to all specialities.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 16th July 2019

Closing date: 4th July 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Jafaru Abu, lead for Gynaecological Oncology

Tel 0115 9691169 ext 56156

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