Training Positions For WA

Trainee Positions At Fremantle Hospital

Fremantle Hospital

WA,
Australia

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Hospital Information

Department Beds :

Department Clinics

Department Specialty Clinics

Department Meetings

Department Staff

Junior Staff Positions In Neurology

Trainee Responsibilities

Selection Criteria

Philosophy Of Training

Neurology Training In State

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Trainee Positions At Royal Perth Hospital

Royal Perth Hospital

WA,
Australia

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Positions

Training Positions : Two
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Hospital Information

Royal Perth Hospital is a 955 adult bed teaching hospital with approximately 70,000 admissions per year. It is associated with the University of Western Australia, and is one of three teaching hospitals in Western Australia.
The department has major sub-specialties commitments to epilepsy, clinical neurophysiology, movement disorders, stroke, neurological rehabilitation and neurogenetic.
Royal Perth Hospital is the state adult epilepsy centre, and the state centre for adult neurogenetic.
The department provides a comprehensive neurophysiology service which includes diagnostic studies, movement disorders programme and intra-operative neural monitoring for spinal surgery, and posterior fossa surgery. Royal Perth Hospital is the state centre for interventional-neuroradiology, scoliosis surgery and spinal care.

Department Beds :
Twenty general neurology beds

Department Clinics
There are 3 Registrars. The 3 registrars rotate through consult / outpatient neurology, stroke and general neurology. All participate in on-call duties.

Department Specialty Clinics

Department Meetings
Weekly inter-hospital neurology grand round
Weekly neuro-radiology meeting
Weekly Hospital grand rounds
Monthly Epilepsy meeting

Department Staff
Dr John Dunne (epilepsy, neurophysiology, movement disorders)
Dr Rob Edis (rehabilitation neurology and neurophysiology)
Professor Gubbay (behavioural neurology)
Professor Graeme Hankey (cerebrovascular disease)
Dr Phillipa Lamont (neurogenetic)
Dr Nicholas Lawn (epilepsy and EEG)
Dr Wai Leong (general neurology and peripheral nerve disease)
Dr David Rosen (cerebrovascular disease and vestibular disorders)
Dr Peter Silbert (neurophysiology and epilepsy)
Dr Philip Tuch (general neurology and neuro-infectious disease)

Junior Staff Positions In Neurology
Royal Perth Hospital is a busy neurology training position, which provides a well supervised training programme and a broad exposure to all aspects of Neurology.

Trainee Responsibilities

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Philosophy Of Training

Neurology Training In State

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Trainee Positions At Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital
Neurology Department
Level 1/E Block
Hospital Avenue
NEDLANDS
WA, 6009
Australia

Contact Details

Professor William Carroll
William.Carroll@health.com.au
Phone : 08 9346 3088
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Positions

Training Positions : Two
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Core Position Descriptions

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Hospital Information

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital is a progressive, fully accredited teaching hospital located on a 28 hectare medical campus adjacent to King's Park in Nedlands, the University of WA and is 4 kilometres from the central business district of Perth.

Clinical services are provided via a devolved management structure encompassing six Clinical Service Units. All clinical specialties are available, with the exception of complex burns, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology. The hospital has a distinguished record in patient care, teaching and research and is closely associated with the nearby University of Western Australia as well as Curtin and Edith Cowan Universities.

Each year the hospital treats approximately 63,000 inpatients, 40,000 emergency presentations and 300,000 outpatients. There are currently 581 beds available, 88 of which are day patient beds. An additional 20 general medical beds are also currently available at Osborne Park Hospital and a 22 bed Care Awaiting Placement Unit is located in the grounds of Hollywood Private Hospital. The hospital employs approximately 2,700 full-time equivalent staff.

Department Beds :
The Neurology Ward has 18 beds which include Stroke Unit patients and 2 video telemetry beds, but averages around 22 inpatients at any one time.

Department Clinics
General Neurology (4 each week in the Outpatient Department)1st Seizure clinic (one each week in the Outpatient Department)TIA Clinic

Department Specialty Clinics
movement disordersrefractory epilepsyNeuro immunology / MSneurogenetic neuromuscular disorders

Department Meetings
Regular Department meetings held every Monday include:
case discussions
mortality morbidity reviews
journal club
neuroradiology meetings
Neurology Grand Rounds rotating between the four major teaching hospitals is held weekly.
Regular case discussions, mortality morbidity reviews, journal clubs etc are held weekly.
Symposium for Western Australian Neurosciences (ANRI)

Department Staff
Dr W M Carroll Head of Department (MS, stroke, epilepsy)
Dr Rick Stell Consultant Neurologist (ocular motor, movement disorders)
Dr Nai Lai Consultant Neurologist (stroke, 1st seizure)
Dr A G Kermode Consultant Neurologist (Neuro immunology MS)
Dr D J Blacker Consultant Neurologist (stroke)

Junior Staff Positions In Neurology
There are three registrar positions in the Neurology Department up to 2 of which may be for Advanced training within the Department. Registrars rotate between clinical teams every two months to ensure an opportunity for training from attending neurologists.

Trainee Responsibilities

Selection Criteria

Philosophy Of Training
Establish a solid base in clinical neurology, encourage research activity and stimulate a critical appraisal of neuroscience in general.

Neurology Training In State

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