Obstetrics at The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne

12 month post
February or August start date.

6 month posts may be available occassionally.


Fellows will be based on the labour ward with consultant cover at 1:1 or 1:2 ratio.  Over time fellows will be expected to take on responsibility for co-ordination of theatre activity as the 'anaesthetist-in-charge' role.
Also assist in weekly teaching sessions and journal club.
Research opportunities and audit based studies exist and fellows usually obtain a publication/presentation during their time in the post.

43 hours a week.  2 weekend on-call days per month

6500 deliveries per year, many high risk.


Contact: Dr Phil Popham
Telephone: (+613) 8345 2000
Email: phil.popham@thewomens.org.au

Further information: http://www.oaa-anaes.ac.uk/ui/content/content.aspx?ID=287