RMO Position

RMO Queensland X-Ray Masters Position

Two year Clinical/M.Phil position in the Orthopaedics Department at the Queensland Children’s Hospital, Brisbane.

This two year position, sponsored annually by Queensland X-Ray, is open each year for applications on June 1. Applications close in early to mid-August each year, with interviews shortly afterwards.

This position is open to SHO and PHO’s, and is located clinically in the Orthopaedic department at the Queensland Children’s Hospital, Brisbane.  Salary is at the successful candidate’s experience level plus on-call.  In the first year of the position, one day a week is rostered away from clinical duties at the hospital for work towards the Master’s degree project. In the second year the candidate will have four days per week away from clinical duties to complete their MPhil degree through QUT.

This position has been offered annually since 2006 and has seen most candidates go on to enter the Orthopaedic Training Programme (RACS) to become the next generation of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Master’s degree supervision is provided by the QUT Biomechanics & Spine Research Group (BSRG) and Spinal Orthopaedic Consultants Adjunct Professor Geoff Askin and Adjunct Assoc/Professor Robert Labrom. This long standing unique program directly impacts clinical practice in the management and treatment of spinal deformity and disorders as well as training the next generation of research active Orthopaedic Surgeons.

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