Medical Scientist (Microbiology)

Chief Medical Scientist

Post Details:
University Hospital Kerry for 35 hours per week and Cork
University Hospital for 4 hours per week

University Hospital Kerry


This is the first of two Consultant Microbiologist positions being advertised for University Hospital Kerry, one of which is already filled in a locum capacity. The appointee will work with their consultant colleague to provide a range of Clinical Microbiology services relevant to the work of University Hospital Kerry as a Model 3 hospital within South South West Hospital Group.

The appointee to this post will provide a Clinical Microbiology service to hospital consultants and their teams relating to the diagnosis, management and prevention of infections. This will
initially involve provision of out of hours on-call services on a 1:2 basis pending the potential evolution of a networked on-call microbiology service in the region in due course.


    Informal Enquiries:

Name: Dr. Peter Browne
Title: Clinical Director
Telephone Number: 066 718 4000
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