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 Part-time (8PA) Consultant post in the Department of Neuropathology. 

Applications are invited for a part-time (8PA) Consultant post that replaces a previous Consultant post in the Department of Neuropathology. The appointee will join two consultant colleagues in the Department, which is part of the Regional Neurosciences Centre, serving the South West of England. The Department, which has UKAS accreditation, is housed in a new building on the main hospital site, with state-of-the-art facilities.

The post-holder will share responsibility with his/her consultant colleagues for the provision of all aspects of the neuropathology diagnostic service and for maintaining the high reputation of the Department. He/she will also share responsibility for the specialist training of StRs in neuropathology and pathology, and will contribute to the teaching of undergraduates. The Department has strong links to the University of Bristol, and the post-holder will have the opportunity to contribute to research within the Institute of Clinical Neurosciences housed in an adjacent new building on the hospital site.

Bristol is a friendly, vibrant, harbourside city with excellent transport links and outstanding entertainment, restaurants, arts and culture. North Bristol NHS Trust is the largest Trust in the South West and one of the largest in the UK. University of Bristol has been ranked in several recent surveys as one of top 50 universities in the world.

Applicants must have full specialist neuropathology training in an approved training post, or equivalent, and hold full and specialist registration (and a license to practise) with the General Medical Council or eligibility for registration within six months of the interview. They should also have recent experience and familiarity of UK hospital systems and practices (or equivalent).

Closing date: 22 August 2017
Interview date: 19 September 2017

If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel 0117 340 3358.

Contact: Dr Kathryn Urankar
Consultant Neuropathologist
Department of Neuropathology
Pathology Sciences
Southmead Hospital
Direct Dial: 0117 4142406
Department: 0117 340 4142402/3

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Cellular Scientist in Myology
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust
JM Division
Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre, London, UK

We wish to appoint a Cellular Scientist in Myology who can take on the shared responsibility of day-to-day running of the Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre Muscle Pathology Service, including the Highly Specialised Service/National Specialist Commissioned Team for congenital muscular dystrophies and congenital myopathies. Closing date: Friday, 8th September 2017. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 26th September 2017. Read all details and application information here.

Neuropathology vacanc in SPAIN: A neuropathologist is needed for the Pathology Department of the Hospital Universitario Araba, in Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain), to attend the Brain Biobank (BIOEF), created in 2010, with large volume of neurodegenerative diseases, muscle and nerve samples and CNS tumours. It has its own laboratory and staff. It is a reference center for prion diseases in the Basque Country and Biobank for Alava and Bizkaia. Please contact Dr. Isabel Guerra for detailed information.