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Section 1: Information about the writer

Hussam Ahmed ,

ST3 Gastroenterology, South Yorkshire Deanery, Current placement : Northern General Hospital

Section 2: Scope of practice in the UK:

For trainees & Consultants

Mixed work of Gastro & Liver in-patients and out-patients.

Procedural part includes Upper G.I. Endoscopy, Lower G.I. Endoscopy and ERCP.

General Internal Medical (GIM)on-call mainly in DGH but as well in some tertiary centres.

Academic career in University Hopsitals. (Academic application is separate and recruitment starts before one year from the job commencement – check with the deanery you are interested on about application timeline)