Simulation and Anaesthesia Fellowship

Develop and refine the delivery and facilitation of simulation-based education, from courses run in the simulation centre to high fidelity in situ simulation

About this fellowship

Supervisor: Dr Olivia Mingo, Lead for Medical Simulation.

Length: Six-month post, extendable to 12 months subject to satisfactory internal review.

Eligibility: Open to all post-FRCA (or equivalent) anaesthetic specialist registrars or post-CCT trainees who wish to develop a further interest in medical simulation and education at one of the largest cancer centres in Europe.

Time commitment: The trainee will have a minimum of one to two days per week dedicated to time spent in simulation and education projects, depending on the project needs, with the remainder of the time allocated to clinical commitment to Chelsea theatres and on-call in Sutton or Chelsea to make a total of less than 48 hours per week.

Opportunities: Specific opportunities include, but are not limited to, those described in the job description, and as below:

  • Attend a simulation training course, such as SPRinT (Simulated interPRofessional Team Training) Advanced Facilitators Team Training Course (partially funded)
  • Develop a sound understanding of the development and delivery of clinical education programmes, incorporating the use of educational technologies
  • Function independently as a medial simulation and education instructor, including as a senior facilitator in the field of Crisis Resource Management
  • Development of an in situ simulation programme at The Royal Marsden
  • Gain clinical experience in the anaesthetic/intensive care management of major complex cases, and a broad range of cancer-related therapies, surgical and medical

For more details, please contact the Fellowships team on fellowships@rmh.nhs.uk.