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ACPGBI/Dukes' Club travelling fellowships 2015

Applications are now open for the ACPGBI/Dukes' travelling fellowship.

The ACPGBI/Dukes’ Club Travelling fellowship is intended to allow senior colorectal trainees (ST 7 or above) to visit a colorectal unit overseas in order to enhance their training and increase exposure within their subspecialist area of interest. A written report will be required on completion of the fellowship. Applicants must be members of ACPGBI to be considered for this Fellowship

A total of 4 fellowships may be awarded for 2015, each up to a maximum of £2,500. Please include the information listed on page 2 in an application of no more than 2 sides of A4:

Please also include:


Letter of approval from programme director

Letter of approval from host institution

Breakdown of costs applied for.

All applications should be submitted via email to ACPGBI Chai of Education and Training at:

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Closing date for applications: Saturday, 28th February 2015

Download the ACPGBI flyer here for more details

Oncological Engineering Engineering event - 5th February

This meeting will provide a unique opportunity for engineers and
clinicians to interact, explore novel ideas and form collaborations that
will lead to innovation in the treatment of cancer. 

Please click here for more details. 

SW Chapter ACPGBI Meeting / Benign Coloproctology Symposium, 3rd February 2015, Exeter

Featuring sessions on management of perianal fistula, grade 3-4 haemorrhoids and anal fissue, this event will provide updates on current trials and showcase developing treatments.  Trainees are invited to submit abstracts online (http://www.swstncic.org/abstract-submission.html) before 8th January for either poster or oral presentation on the day.
There is no charge to attend this event, but booking is essential - go to www.swstncic.org to find out more.

Fistula Surgery: live operating and teaching

Monday 30th March 2015 08.30-16.30

North Middlesex University Hospital, Level 1 theatres

The day includes: •6 live cases highlighting different aspects of fistula surgery •Seton insertion •Lay open of fistula •Permacol paste •Teaching to include: how to assess a fistula, when to lay open, Crohns fistulae, operative techniques • •

And have an opportunity to discuss other clinical issues with an expert faculty…. Free of charge!

4 places only – email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to register

Endoscopy Clinical Fellow, North Tees

Location: University Hospital of North Tees 

Job Title: Endoscopy Clinical Fellow

Contract Type: Fixed Term for 1 year ( possibility to extend to 2/3 years)

Post start: Expected to start September 2015

The post is suitable for either medical or surgical doctors, and will be based in the Endoscopy Department at the University Hospital of North Tees. The post will comprise 4 endoscopy service lists per week, one flexible clinical session (either an additional endoscopy list or an out-patient clinic) and 5 non-clinical sessions. The focus of the non-clinical sessions will be endoscopy-based research, including original research on the Bowel Cancer Screening Programme. Previous fellows have completed MD theses, although this is not compulsory and depends on the wishes of the individual. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in endoscopy audits, teaching, training and endoscopy courses. 

It is highly desirable that candidates are competent in gastroscopy and colonoscopy. Candidates must have previous experience of endoscopic audits, and should be able to demonstrate an interest in endoscopy research. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Further details of the post and arrangements for informal visits to be directed to Professor Matt Rutter, Consultant Gastroenterologist, University Hospital of North Tees, Stockton-on-Tees; tel 01642 624557; email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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