2023 Interventional Cardiology Fellowship The Yean L. Interventional CardiologyFellowship

2023 Interventional Cardiology Fellowship The Yean L. Interventional CardiologyFellowship

Confidential | footscray, VIC, AU

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are sought for the Y.m Training Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Western Health.gt;
The Western Health Cardiology Department provides services targeted at the diagnosis, and interventional and treatment of patients who are affected by cardiovascular disease.stern Health Cardiology inpatient services and outpatient clinics are provided across Footscray and Sunshine Hospitals. perform over PCIs per year and have a busy acute STEMI service linked with MICA and perform over primary PCI per year.gt;
Western Health Cardiology has a major focus on teaching, training and research affiliated with Important Company.gistrars and Fellows are expected to be actively engaged in research projects and teaching.e department is involved in a number of international multicentre randomised trials as well as independent investigator initiated research projects.gt;
The Western Health Cardiology Unit is serviced by over VMO Cardiologists, 2 Fellows, 4 Registrars and 4 HMOs.e Registrars comprise of 4 Accredited Cardiology Advanced Trainees.gt;
The Fellowship was established in recognition of the significant contribution made by Professor Yean L. AM to the development of Interventional Cardiology in Australia and particularly Melbourne's metropolitan west.gt;
About the Role
The position commences in early 2023 until 2024 and is offered on a full time basis. Fellowship is dedicated to procedural interventional cardiology training and research in the field of interventional cardiology.inees will be involved in all aspects of percutaneous coronary intervention including complex cases such as chronic total occlusions, rotablation, bifurcation lesions, multi-vessel intervention, and unprotected left main stenting. interventional fellow will be encouraged to think critically and there is an emphasis on utilising intravascular imaging, and coronary physiology in decision-making.gt;
The Interventional Fellow will also have the opportunity to be involved in selected structural cases such as transcatheter septal ablation, and balloon aortic valvuloplasty as well as mechanical circulatory support devices for patients with cardiogenic shock.gt;
About You Essential Criteria
Successful applicants will be eligible for training in percutaneous coronary interventions in accordance with CSANZ guidelines.gt;The trainee will have completed core advanced FRACP training in Cardiology or its equivalent and have completed training in Diagnostic Catheterisation in accordance with CSANZ guidelines.gt;Applicants must be eligible for appropriate registration with Important Company.gt;Trainees will be required to make a significant contribution to the pre-procedure assessment and post-operative patient care.y will be responsible for managing appropriate work up of all patients likely to undergo PCI and manage cath lab scheduling to improve lab efficiency.ey will be involved in the on call STEMI roster after hours and on weekend and attended rostered fortnightly interventional cardiology clinic.ey will be responsible for assisting with regular audit of procedural outcomes and mortality and morbidity reviews. Fellow will conduct an independent research project and be involved in ongoing research activities within the unit.didates in obtaining a postgraduate degree through Important Company can be facilitated.gt;
All applicants must include a letter of recommendation attach under Clinical Placement Report 1 regarding their suitability for interventional cardiology training from their current Director of Cath Lab or equivalent.gt;
All applicants must ensure you attach your cover letter and CV at the time of submitting your online application.gt;
Please ensure that the Referee Assessment Form attached is downloaded and forwarded to three 3 Referees for completion. completed form is to be returned Please apply through this site. as as possible to the nominated deadline as this is a very important step in the shortlisting process.gt;