The Trustees invite applications for a major overseas TWJ Research Fellowship in Paediatric Cochlear Implantation & Otology in 2019
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Paediatric Cochlear Implantation & Otology
with opportunities for clinical observation
12 months commencing 1st July 2019
The Fellowship is open to ENT Specialty Registrars on numbered otolaryngology training programmes in the UK and Republic of Ireland, and would be particularly suitable for those on an academic track. Applicants need not have passed the Intercollegiate FRCS and may be pre- or post-CCT by the time the Fellowship commences. All Fellowships are inspected by the Trustees. The grant takes the form of an educational stipend of £25,000 which is not liable to income tax under current HMRC regulations: this is intended to cover the first 6 months, and the second 6 months is funded through the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Instructions for application are on the Applications page of this website.
The closing date for applications is Monday 1st January 2018 followed by interviews for the shortlisted candidates at the Royal College of Surgeons of England on Thursday 1st March 2018.
The Trustees also offer grants of £750 to help young Consultant Otologists visit leading European Otology Clinics for a week of clinical observation and personal instruction, attached to an advanced Otology Course at the same institution. Applications will also be considered from final-year ENT Specialty Registrars in the UK and Republic of Ireland who have passed the Intercollegiate FRCS and have a special interest in Otology.
All enquiries can be addressed to:
Lidija Ivnik, Executive Assistant (firstname.lastname@example.org)