King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.Consultant Histopathologist with a special Interest in Bowel Cancer Screening / Gastrointestinal Pathology, Molecular Pathology and one further speciality
An opportunity has arisen to join the histopathology consultant team at King’s College Hospital based at Denmark Hill as a substantive consultant. The team comprises 19 consultants, 13 based at Denmark Hill and 6 based at the Princess Royal University Hospital.
The Trust is one of the largest foundation trusts in the country with over 950 beds and a turnover of about £1 billion pa. It serves a wide population from the Southwark, Lambeth and Bromley and Bexley areas. The Trust provides a broad range of secondary services, including specialist emergency medicine (e.g. trauma, cardiac and stroke). It also provides a number of leading edge tertiary services, such as liver transplantation, neurosciences, haemato-oncology, and fetal medicine, on a regional and national basis. King’s College Hospital has a strong track record for research and development and service innovation.
Histopathology is a UKAS ISO Apply
Accredited Department, has 76 staff, and undertakes histopathology (including frozen sections), diagnostic cytopathology (including FNA clinics), immunohistochemistry, molecular pathology, and autopsy pathology.
We are looking to recruit a substantive consultant with special interests in bowel cancer screening and gastro-intestinal pathology, molecular pathology, and one further specialty.
Potential applicants will be welcome to visit the department and discuss this post.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Jon Salisbury, Clinical Lead for Histopathology Apply
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