Robin Mitchell Medic 1 Memorial Fellowship

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Robin Mitchell Medic 1 Memorial Fellowship 

Emergency Medicine trainees working in Scotland are eligible for this Fellowship. Up to £5,000 is awarded biennially to cover travel, accommodation and living expenses. The purpose is to pursue a 4-6 week placement in an Emergency Medicine setting or associated clinical specialty away from the applicant’s base hospital, with the focused purpose of advancing their clinical experience and expertise. The Fellowship is a funding partnership between the Health Foundation and the Medic 1 Trust (Scottish Registered Charity SC022668).

Applications should be in the form of a written proposal outlining:

  1. Projected Destination
  2. Clinical Activity
  3. Named Clinical Supervisor(s)
  4. Plan of Professional Development
  5. Specific Experiential Targets

Applications should be sent along with an updated Curriculum Vitae to:

Dr David Caesar
Consultant in Emergency Medicine
Emergency Department
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
51 Little France Crescent
Edinburgh EH16 4SA

All applications will be assessed for suitability by The Robin Mitchell Fellowship Committee, and shortlisted candidates will be invited for competitive interview. The successful applicant will then be expected to return a summary of their experience to The Robin Mitchell Fellowship Committee and deliver The Robin Mitchell Fellowship Presentation at the Scottish Board of the College of Emergency Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting.

Closing date for applications is TBC. 

For more information on how to apply, please email Dr Dave Caesar or visit the Medic One Website :-

www.edinburghemergencymedicine.com/medic1-robinmitchell/