Sir George Alberti Training Fellowship – Deadline 31 October 2013

Written by Jyothis George on Thursday, 08 August 2013 17:00.

Sir George Alberti Research Training Fellowships enable graduate healthcare professionals to work towards a PhD or MD in diabetes research and develop a career in research. Diabetes UK has announced the next deadline.


Consultant Post at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital

Written by Ali Chakera on Tuesday, 19 March 2013 20:17.

There is an exciting opportunity for a full time (10PA) Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology, Acute and General Medicine.
This post has arisen from the extensive clinical, research and teaching commitments of existing departmental consultants and the need to re-distribute the clinical work.

The post involves some teaching but the department/trust/medical school have proven record of supporting career development within research, management or education according to the appointee’s interests. The post offers a balanced clinical work between acute medicine (joining an Acute Medical Rota with 6 rota’d colleagues) and diabetes and endocrinology and we are looking for applicants with a strong interest in both specialties. It is anticipated that the appointees will join the on call rota covering general medicine, 1 in 16 evening ward rounds, 1 in 8 weekends. Outpatient clinical work will be outpatient diabetes with the potential to develop another specialist interest.

The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust serves a population of 400,000 people from the Primary Care Trust but some specialist services serve in excess of 500,000. The Trust was awarded Foundation Trust status in April 2004 and is also a designated Cancer Centre within the Peninsula Cancer Network. Further information on the Trust can be obtained via the website on The Exeter Medical School affords exciting new opportunities to participate in both undergraduate teaching and research.


For further informal discussion or you could phone Mollie Donohoe (clinical lead) on 07855 844137 or Mark Daly Clinical Director (Acute Medical Specialties) on 07526 539627
An application form will be imminently available via NHS jobs on


Locum Opportunity at Chesterfield

Written by Jyothis George on Monday, 04 February 2013 20:46.

Applications are invited for the post of locum Consultant Physician in General Medicine and Diabetes-Endocrinology to work 6 PAs (24 hours) with the opportunity to increase by a further 4 PAs. 


Clinical Fellow in Diabetic Limb Salvage

Written by Eleanor Scott on Friday, 16 November 2012 20:30.

Applications are invited for the above post in a leading Diabetes Limb Salvage unit.


Senior Clinical Research Opportunity in OCDEM

Written by Jyothis George on Tuesday, 12 March 2013 18:18.

The Diabetes Trials Unit (DTU) is seeking to appoint a senior clinical researcher with a strong track record of research excellence in diabetes and/or cardiovascular disease.


Senior Lecturer opportunity - Liverpool

Written by Jyothis George on Friday, 01 February 2013 08:28.

The University of Liverpool are looking for a physician with a strong track record of published research in Diabetes, Obesity or Endocrinology to join a dynamic research and clinical team.


Clinical Research Fellow in T2d and Obesity

Written by Ali Chakera on Sunday, 07 October 2012 22:19.

Professor Melanie Davies is looking for a MD/PhD student to work on an obesity/Type 2 diabetes project.

For more details see the advert at and contact Prof. Melanie Davies at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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