St. George’s PhD Research Fellowship

St. George’s PhD Programme 2019/20

Closing Date: 18th August 2019

We invite applications for the Wings for Life Research Fellowship at the
Department of Neurosurgery. The Neurosurgery Research Fellow will work
under the supervision of Prof. M.C. Papadopoulos and Dr. S. Saadoun for 3
years towards the PhD degree. UK NTN in Neurosurgery and at least ST4
seniority are essential.
Our team have developed intraspinal pressure [Crit Care Med 2014;42:646],
microdialysis [Ann Neurol 2016;80:522] and tissue blood flow [J Neurotrauma
2019;36:919] monitoring for spinal cord injury.
The Fellow will interact with clinicians and scientists to obtain and analyse multi-modality data collected from the injury site of more than eighty patients with acute spinal cord injuries. The
Fellow will also attend daily clinical neurosurgical teaching and participate in the neurosurgery registrar on call rota.
This exciting post provides a unique opportunity to combine neurosurgery,
critical care, signal processing and computer programming for improving the
care of spinal cord injured patients.
For further information and to apply visit General
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Closing date: 18-08-2019
Interview date: 03-09-2019
Job start date: 01-02-2020