2022 Neurology Movement Disorder Clinical & Research Fellow

Job posted: 17/05/2021
Applications close: 28/06/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 46448

Reference: 46448

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities.

There are more than 900 Junior Medical staff positions at Monash Health in over 200 medical specialties, to help grow your career. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria's largest & most clinically diverse teaching health service.

Monash Health has a large and active Neurosciences Department with over 30 adult neurologists, many of whom have sub-specialty interests and expertise. The department has affiliations with nearby Monash University.

About the Role and You

The successful applicant will acquire experience in the diagnosis and management of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders. He or she will also play an active role in movement disorder research, with involvement in both investigator-driven studies and larger scale clinical trials.

The fellow will work under the supervision of A/Professor Peter Kempster and Dr Sanjay Raghav. Clinical training includes:

  • Attendance at outpatient movement disorders clinic. 

  • Inpatient movement disorders consultations.

  • Training in techniques for botulinum toxin injections for movement disorders.

  • Experience with advanced therapies for Parkinson’s disease, both pharmacological treatments and deep brain stimulation surgery.

The successful applicant will be expected to participate in clinical research projects into movement disorders.

We are looking for applicants with good clinical and interpersonal skills, and ability to participate in clinical and research multidisciplinary teams.


  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Authority.

  • Completion of core advanced training in Neurology (or overseas equivalent) preferred.

  • Prior clinical research experience in movement disorders would be advantageous.

What we offer:

Monash Health offers salary packaging, onsite staff parking, discounted banking (BankVic), onsite gym, and access to professional development courses and seminars

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children's Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

2022 Neurology Movement Disorder Clinical & Research Fellow

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Yenni Lie - 9594 6666

2022 Neurology Movement Disorder Clinical & Research Fellow