Bristol Heart Institute, Bristol United Kingdom

Hospital Bristol Heart Institute,  Bristol United Kingdom
Available fellowships  Clinical and research
   Other (please specify)  
Are clinical and/or research fellowships funded by your unit? Yes
   Other (please specify) Research fellowships will require a successful grant application and we can help with this 
How do prospective fellows find out what fellowships are available? Heart Journal     NHS Jobs
Primary contact for prospective clinical fellows Dr Stephanie Curtis
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Primary contact for prospective research fellows  Dr Graham Stuart
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How many clinical and research fellow posts per year? (total) variable
How many research fellow posts do you offer per year? variable
What duration is usually offered for clinical fellowships? 1-2years variable
What duration is usually offered for research fellowships? 1-3 years depending on project
Is there a doctoral research program (i.e. PhD, MD, etc.)? Yes
   Other (please specify)  
Can international applicants apply for clinical fellowships? Yes
Can international applicants apply for research fellowships? Yes
How many clinical fellows are currently under training? 2
How many research fellows are currently under training? 1
Are there any prerequisites for prospective clinical fellows? full basic cardiology training
Are there any prerequisites for prospective research fellows? experience in congenital heart disease clinical work
What sub-speciality ACHD clinical training is available?  
   Structural intervention Yes
   EP/Devices   Yes
   Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging Yes
   Cardiac CT   Yes
   Transthoracic echocardiography Yes
   Transesophagal echocardiography Yes
   Obstetrics Yes
   Heart failure Yes
   Genetics  Yes
   Pulmonary hypertension Yes
   Cardiac surgery Yes
   Other (please specify)  
What sub-speciality ACHD research is available?  
   Structural intervention Yes
   Cardiac surgery  Yes
   EP/Devices Yes
   Cardiac magnetic resonance/CT imaging Yes
   Pulmonary hypertension Yes
   Obstetrics Yes
   Echocardiography Yes
   Genetics Yes
   Translational  Yes
   Epidemiology  No
   Psychology  No
   Other (please specify) exercise physiology
Annual number of adult congenital cardiac catheter interventions performed? 200-300
Annual number of ACHD surgical procedures performed? 50-100
Average weekly number of patients in outpatient clinic? >50
Who has completed this survey? ACHD clinician
   Other (please specify)  


Available fellowships : 
Clinical & Research