Trainee Positions At Launceston General Hospital (LGH)
Launceston General Hospital (LGH)
Phone : +61474645321
Training Positions : 1
Elective Training Positions : 0
Fellowships : 0
Core Position Descriptions
The LGH has been approved for a core training position from 2022.
The neurology department was established in 2019 and has four neurologists, Lauren Giles, Aaron De Souza, Simon Bower and Matthew Lee-Archer.
Stroke is manage separately at the LGH by dedicated stroke physicians. The AT will get acute stroke exposure leading the 'code stroke' team when rostered.
We work with the Royal Hobart Hospital Neurologists for cases that require neurosurgical/neuro-interventional input.
On call is one evening per week and one weekend per month.
Elective Position Descriptions
The LGH is a regional hospital with most medical sub-specialties on site.
Department Beds :
up to 5
Department Specialty Clinics
Monthly academic meeting
Monthly neurophysiology meeting
Aaron de Souza
Junior Staff Positions In Neurology
The AT position is supported by a basic physician trainee (BPT).
Manage neurology inpatients.
Consults to to ward and ED patients.
Provide leadership and education to the BPT.
Education for within the hospital BPT training program and medical students.
Philosophy Of Training
Neurology Training In State