Regional specialty adviser sought for renal medicine in Northern region

The Renal Association is seeking a regional specialty adviser (RSA) to cover the Northern region as a representative of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP).

The role

The RCP RSAs are experienced consultant physicians who are nominated via their relevant specialist society or the RCP to serve their region in England, Wales or Northern Ireland. RSAs act as a source of local service advice particular to their specialty. This will normally be provided to the local (generic) regional adviser on issues relating to the approval of consultant job descriptions and the suitability of candidates for fellowship of the RCP.

Members serve for up to 4 years. The overall tenure, if appropriate, can be extended by agreement between the RCP and Renal Association.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role please forward a current CV and a short (one side of A4) statement of your interest in this opportunity, highlighting how you would be able to contribute. This should be sent to Dr Indranil Dasgupta (honorary secretary) at, by close of Wednesday 31 January 2018.

Alternatively you can send your application via the Renal Association website.

The Royal College of Physicians welcomes and actively seeks to recruit to its activities people of any race, religion, ethnic origin, disability, age, gender and sexual orientation.