Internship, 02/02/2020

Internship in Neurology / Neurosurgery at the Pride Veterinary Centre, Derby, UK

The Pride Veterinary Centre is a state of the art multidisciplinary referral hospital situated in Derby, UK.

We are a specialist led referral centre in a wide variety of disciplines such as Surgery, Medicine, Neurology, Cardiology, Anaesthesia, Diagnostic Imaging, Oncology and Ophthalmology.


We are looking for a neurology / neurosurgery intern to join our team. We strive to deliver world class patient care and our fantastic facilities provide a superb environment including a 1.5T MRI, 16 Slice CT, electrophysiology equipment including EEG, a full range of neurosurgical equipment, hydrotherapy pool and treadmill.

This 12-months neurology internship will provide training in both medical and surgical neurology. Upon completion of the internship programme, the successful neurology intern will have acquired skills/knowledge to include: Training in neurological examination and localisation, performing a neurology consult under the supervision of a neurologist, CSF collection and analysis, interpretation of MRI, CT and spinal radiography, participation in journal club and MRI rounds. Opportunity for observation of basic electrodiagnostic studies (EMG, NCV, BAER) will be available. Communication skills, decision-making and independent thought will be emphasised. Starting date is end of May 2020. Further information can be found at: https://www.prideveterinarycentre.co.uk/JobDetail.aspx?j=b10cb637-df5a-4c82-b85f-67a5030f1dad

For initial enquiries and further information please contact: Dr Annette Wessmann DrMedVet DipECVN PGCertAcPrac FHEA MRCVS Annette.Wessmann@scarsdalevets.com  and recruitment@scarsdalevets.com . If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your CV and covering letter, stating why you are interested in this role, to email recruitment@scarsdalevets.com .