Neuro-Oncology

  • Nottingham University Hospitals

A comprehensive neuro-oncology post-CCT fellowship within a high volume neuro-oncology centre. Regular exposure to all specialist neuro-oncology techniques including 5ALA, awake craniotomy, intra-operative electrophysiology, intra-operative ultrasound, intra-operative MRI and navigated tractography. Close links with neurosurgery translational research groups and opportunities for laboratory and imaging research with world leading MRI facilities. Strong participation in clinical trials and opportunities to set up in house trials. Registrar lead clinics and lists (depending on experience level). 

Contact: Stuart Smith 

  • King’s College NHS Foundation Trust

Contact: Keyoumars Ashkan

  • Walton Centre 

12 month neurosurgical oncology fellowship working in a standalone neurosurgery centre.  Exposure to all aspects of neuro-onclogy surgery including glioma, meningioma, metastases and rarer tumours (pineal, intraventricular).  Surgical techniques cover awake craniotomy, fibre tracking, iMRI, iUS, Gliolan and ventricular endoscopy.  Opportunity to participate in brain tumour clinical trials and research within the academic department.  Suitable for post-CCT or other senior trainee.  Approved for training.