Clinical Research Fellow University of Cambridge

Written by Amar Puttanna on 23 July 2017. Modified on 23 July 2017. Hits: 2056

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The University of Cambridge are seeking a Clinical Research Fellow wishing to pursue research in the area linking glucose sensor data with insulin pump delivery (closed loop systems) in adults with type 1 diabetes. The research is funded by NIDDK and other funding agencies. 

Department of Clinical Biochemistry • Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science (Fixed Term).

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Closing date: 28 July 2017


Possession of MRCP (UK) or its recognised equivalent is essential. The post would suit a doctor with training at UK ST2/3 level or above (or equivalent), wishing to gain experience in clinical and translational research. Postgraduate training in adult endocrinology/ diabetes would be desirable for this post, but not essential.

Previous experience of clinical research methodology, preferably in the field of diabetes and metabolism would be desirable as would clinical expertise in the use of insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring. The successful applicant will join an internationally recognised team and will be based in the Institute of Metabolic Science on the Addenbrooke's Hospital campus, Cambridge.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment. Registration with the General Medical Council will be required for the appointment. This appointment also requires an Honorary Clinical Contract.

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Roman Hovorka

(email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel: + 44 (0)1223 762862), University of Cambridge Metabolic Research Laboratories, Level 4, Institute of Metabolic Science, Box 289, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Rd, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK.

Please quote reference RG12535 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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