2023 Neurology Movement Disorder Clinical & Research Fellow

Job posted: 03/05/2022
Applications close: 04/07/2022 (Midnight)
46 days remaining

46 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 53093

Reference: 53093

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 lifespan from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 22,000 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. For more information, please visit www.monashhealth.org 

About Monash Doctors

There are more than 1,300 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. 
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.

  • There will also be opportunities to attend Chronic Neurology clinics at Calvary Health Care Bethlehem to gain greater knowledge and experience with atypical parkinsonian syndromes and Huntington's disease

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.

What you need:

  • 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:

Salary packaging

Onsite discounted staff parking

Discounted banking (BankVic)

Onsite Gym

Access to professional development courses and seminars

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.

How to Apply

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

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

• reference checks

• a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months

• a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same)

• proof of immunisation

Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.  The current orders require evidence of three doses.

All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application.  Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via MyGov.

2023 Neurology Movement Disorder Clinical & Research Fellow

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Dr Yenni Lie - 9594 6666

2023 Neurology Movement Disorder Clinical & Research Fellow