honorary consultant

honorary consultant

A clinical academic in the UK who is employed by a higher education institution or other organisation in a research and/or teaching capacity, and who also provides services for NHS patients at a consultant level in NHS facilities.
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Dr Carl Counsell, honorary consultant neurologist at NHS Grampian and clinical reader at the University of Aberdeen, is researching what happens over time to people who are diagnosed with Parkinson's.
Although this is only an interim analysis in a small number of patients, these data are very encouraging and suggest that the combination of Acelarin and cisplatin could represent a significant advance in the treatment of advanced biliary tract cancer, a devastating disease for which there are no approved medicines," remarked Professor Juan Valle, Co-Chief Investigator of the ABC-08 Study and Professor and Honorary Consultant in Medical Oncology at the University of Manchester and The Christie, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Moosajee is also an Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London.
Dr Peter Hillmen, professor of Experimental Haematology and honorary consultant haematologist at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, commented: "Today's recommendation is great news for patients with CLL who have failed existing treatments, and provides clinicians with an important new treatment option.
Professor Read, who is also an honorary consultant at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, added: The next stage of this process is to test the drops on healthy volunteers in a clinical trial to ensure the strain of bacteria we have created is going to stay and grow in the nose.
Professor Malcolm Mason, honorary consultant oncologist at Velindre, said: "When doctors first diagnose a cancer they carry out tests to check how big the cancer is and whether it has spread into surrounding tissues.
Dr Jolanta Weaver, senior lecturer in Diabetes Medicine at Newcastle University and honorary consultant diabetologist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead, led the studies.
Dr Taylor-Robinson, also an honorary consultant at Alder Hey Children's Hospital, continued: "We know smoking during pregnancy affects a baby's birth weight.
Dr Ferdia Gallagher, honorary consultant radiologist at Cambridge, University, says: "It could potentially mean doctors will find out much more quickly if a treatment is working for their patient instead of waiting to see if a tumour shrinks.
Work would begin on how to improve the lining of the womb this spring said coauthor of the study Siobhan Quenby, Warwick University professor of obstetrics and honorary consultant at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS trust.
Prof Mari Lloyd-Williams, Honorary Consultant in Palliative Medicine at Liverpool University and a director of St Kentigern Hospice in St Asaph, says the Bill contains points of great concern to her, to doctors and health workers in general.
Islamabad -- Transparency International Pakistan Adviser Adil Gilani has been made honorary consultant of the prime ministers inspection team to seek his expertise in stemming corruption and irregularities in public sector entities, Senate was told on Thursday.