Internationally renowned 1000-bed teaching hospital with one of the most extensive surgical departments in the country. Within General Surgery, Addenbrooke’s Hospital has Colorectal, UGI (Benign/Malignant), HPB, Transplant, Breast and Endocrine and Vascular Surgery. It is a trauma unit and therefore receives major trauma directly and via transfers from peripheral hospitals within East of England.
General Surgery on call is busy with operating often extending well into the night. On call Vascular, HPB and Transplant have separate on call registrar rotas.
Addenbrooke’s Hospital often hosts regional teaching days. Parking is available on-site (at local charges).
There is a strong academic association with the hospital including formal research opportunities following competitive application. The on-site Cambridge University Clinical School has various student teaching roles on enquiry.
On-site hospital accommodation is available on application as well as on site gym/health facilities, social club and a supermarket/food court within the main building. Contact Sanctuary Housing for further information regarding accommodation application – 01223 404800.