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National Stroke Training Posts for Scotland

Information about the National Stroke Training Posts for Scotland.

The posts provide 1 Year training Accredited for Stroke StR Training for a potential UK CCT in Stroke Medicine.

Location and start date

  • Trainees express a preference for ONE of 4 teaching hospital sites: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee or Aberdeen
  • Posts begin annually - usually from August


  • MRCP is essential and a NTN at SpR level usually required
  • Applicants are welcome to apply from anywhere in the UK or Ireland

Further information

  • Recruitment will be in November each year - please enquire in OCTOBER for this year's application deadline
  • Interested SpRs should contact: Dr S Hart [simonhart@nhs.net / tel 07500 126604] or Dr W Whiteley [William.whiteley@ed.ac.uk / tel 07811 113610]