Fellowship in Peri-Operative Medicine - Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, Cornwall (From August 2017)

The Royal College of Anaesthesia have emphasised the importance of Peri-Operative Medicine (POM) and have formally constructed advanced training modules. RCHT Anaesthetic Department will embrace this College focus and offer an Advanced Level Peri-Operative Medicine Fellowship. The post will suit a senior trainee interested in clinical and leadership aspects of peri-operative care. The post will be overseen by senior clinicians with clinical and managerial academic and practical experience.

This 6 month post will include the opportunity to develop a suitable trainee within the following areas:

  • Management Positions in Perioperative Services - Leadership Development
  • Quality Improvement in POM
  • Evidence Base Clinical Pathway Development and Change Theory
  • Para-Anaesthetic Acute Medicine
  • High Dependency Care  Principles
  • Executive Coaching Skills Application to Complex Shared Decision Making
  • Near Patient Opportunities for FEEL and FAST Ultrasound and Ultrasound Regional Anaesthesia
  • Peri-Operative Risk assessment, Biomarkers, Invasive and Non-Invasive investigation
  • CPET Interpretation and Cardiac Echo
  • Anaesthesia and The Elderly Population​


Interested candidates should contact:

Dr Gary Matthews

Dr Barrie Phypers