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  • Advert number: 307634-0
  • Posted Date: 10/07/12
  • Closing Date: 02/08/12


One year training programme in interventional cardiac electrophysiology (ST5+)

Applications for a one year training programme in interventional cardiac electrophysiology and complex device implantation at the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust (2 posts – 1 based at the Royal Brompton and 1 based at Harefield Hospital). It would particularly suit someone who would like to consolidate their experience of arrhythmia management prior to appointment as a consultant.

The Trust provides one of the largest arrhythmia services in the country (in 2011, more than 1,100 EP/ablation procedures were performed), with a team of 8 consultant interventional electrophysiologists, 4 EP trainees and 2 EP research fellows, working in state-of-the art facilities at both sites, which include 4 recently refurbished arrhythmia-dedicated laboratories (4th lab opened mid 2011 with a Hansen robotic ablation system), each equipped with the latest advanced mapping and image integration systems and including a dedicated magnetic navigation (Stereotaxis) laboratory with the Odyssey module and DynaCT.

For further information, please contact Dr Vias Markides, Consultant Cardiologist and Arrhythmia Chair (

For an application form and job description, please visit NHS Jobs at or alternatively contact our Medical Recruitment Manager, Michael Park on 020 7351 8688 ( Candidates can also download the application form and job description from our website at NHS Jobs Reference Number – 312- CF-CARDEP-RBHH-0712.

The closing date: 2 August 2012.

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