|Individual Placement Description|
|Hospital(s)||Glasgow Royal Infirmary|
|Main Duties of Placement||
Introduction to laboratory activities.
Outpatient clinic including Lipid, Diabetic (type 2), general endocrinology and mineral metabolism.
Taking part in the acute medical receiving rota.
|Typical Work Pattern||
Monday to Frida, 9 am to 5pm when on main base.
Shift as per rota when on acute receiving.
Departmental meetings weekly.
Hospital grand rounds and opportunities to attend other specialities' meetings.
Ward-based teaching while receiving.
At least one clinical audit has to be completed.
Mandatory FY2 teaching one full day per 4 months block.
|Unique Selling Points||
Exposure to laboratory medicine and metabolic medicine with a full range of metabolic clinics.
Work with combined medical and scientist staff.
Alternative medical career.
|It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.|