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Clinical Research Fellows

Reference:  HY0158
Campus:  Hull
Faculty/Area:  Hull York Medical School
Department:  Centre for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research
Fixed Term
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  Tuesday 18 April 2017

The University seeks to appoint 2 Clinical Research Fellows. Exciting opportunities are available for the successful applicants to undertake a piece of original research. Projects available are:

• Negative pressure wound therapy assessing effectiveness and mechanism of action

• Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy for diabetic foot wounds

• Assessing different fibre types in endovenous laser therapy

• Effect of acute fluctuations of hyperlipidaemia on insulin resistance and cardiovascular risk in patients with type 2 diabetes

• Study of the functional and qualitative changes in patients with CKD

• Effect of IV iron on Exercise Capacity, cardiac Metabolism and skeletal muscle function in Patients with CKD stages 3b-5 and Iron Deficiency - A Randomized, controlled study

•Exploratory multicentre prospective double blinded randomised controlled pilot trial of the effect of intravenous iron supplementation in Iron deficient and/or anaemic patients with COPD and Chronic Kidney Disease stages G3a or worse on functional status and respiratory function

• Singling pathways in mesothelioma

• Methods of assessment of the upper GI tract in relation to respiratory disease

• Risk stratification of older patients with coronary artery disease being considered for revascularisation


It is expected that the research will be submitted for a higher degree of the University of Hull.

Whilst undertaking research, the post holders will be required to provide resident medical cover to the Spire Hospital, Anlaby, Hull usually on a 1:5 rota.

The successful candidates will possess an appropriate medical qualification and should be at least 1 year post F1 training. It is also desirable that he/she has recently successfully acquired ALS and PALS and will be required to have full GMC registration.

The closing date for this job vacancy has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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The University of Hull is committed to ensuring equality of opportunity in every aspect of our recruitment processes.

Hull will be UK City of Culture in 2017. The University of Hull was part of the City of Culture team throughout the bidding process and remains a key player in Hull’s cultural heritage. The campus will be the venue for City of Culture events, and its alumni, students and staff will be personally involved.


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