Calvert Fellowship

A clinical and research training position at the Shoulder Unit


The Shoulder Unit at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth has established the position of the Calvert Fellow in the memory of the late Paul Calvert, a prominent shoulder surgeon, who established the Shoulder Unit in 1991.

The Shoulder Unit at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth has established the position of the Calvert Fellow in the memory of the late Paul Calvert, a prominent shoulder surgeon, who established the Shoulder Unit in 1991.

Paul Calvert was an outstanding clinical teacher both in the lecture theatre and in the operating theatre. His contribution to the training of young orthopaedic surgeons was recognised by his being appointed Trainer of the Year at the annual British Orthopaedic Trainee’s Association in 2002.

The Calvert Fellowship aims to continue the training of young orthopaedic surgeons from throughout the world in the treatment and surgery of shoulder and elbow conditions. The Calvert Fellowship is a clinical and research fellowship based at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth with an honorary contract at the Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust. The Clinical supervisors of the post are Mr Philip Ahrens and Mr Toby Baring, the fellowship has educational links with Smith and Nephew, with access to their new education facility in Watford.

For further information on the Calvert Fellowship including the application process, please contact the Shoulder Unit Coordinator on 020 7806 4004 or shoulderunit@hje.org.uk

Past Fellows

Name Start Date Country of Origin
Ms Lorrie Weiser January 2008 USA
Mr Brendan Coleman July 2008 New Zealand
Mr Ali Narvani January 2009 England
Mr Matthias Aurich July 2009 Germany
Mr Robin Seagger January 2010 England
Mr Umile Giuseppe Longo July 2010 Italy
Mr Michael Rosenfeldt January 2011 New Zealand
Mr Manish Gupta July 2011 Australia
Mr Nithin Bejjanki January 2012 India
Dr Devdatta Neogi July 2012 India
Mr Shane Blackmore January 2013 Australia
Miss Dimitra Leivadiotou July 2013 Greece
Mr Soong Chua January 2014 Australia
Mr Ross Radic July 2014 Australia
Dr Peter D’Alessandro January 2015 Australia
Dr Peter Domos July 2015 Hungary
Dr Firooz Ebrahimi January 2016 Iran

 

Current Fellow

Name Start Date Country of Origin
Mr Marius Negru July 2017 Romania

 

If you would like any further information or to apply for the Calvert Fellowship please contact our coordinator on  shoulderunit@hje.org.uk or +44 (0) 20 7806 4004

For applications, we will require your CV, 2 full references and a covering letter. Please note that we do not contact referees on your behalf.

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