British Society for Rheumatology > Professional Development > Education & Events > Fellowships > Headstart Fellowship

Headstart Fellowship

Professional Development * Education & Events * Fellowships * Headstart Fellowship

Headstart Fellowship

A unique opportunity to get a headstart in the early stages of your career with a fully funded fellowship. Experience interactive small group tutorials and hands-on clinical experience across 3 days, delivered by leading consultants at a centre for clinical academic excellence.

We are pleased to announce that the winners of the Headstart Travelling Fellowship 2018 are:

  • Dr Ahmed Yousif 
  • Dr Ei Ei Phyu Htut
  • Dr Geetha Lakshmi Janakiraman 
  • Dr Jaita Mukherjee
  • Dr Jessica Gunn 

The winners will be visiting Southampton General Hospital over a 3 day programme. They will be given the opportunity to participate in interactive small group tutorials and hands-on clinical experience in order to develop and enhance their training.  

Learning outcomes

At the end of this fellowship you will have increased your knowledge and skills in:

  • Metabolic bone disease, including an understanding of future osteoporosis therapies
  • Paediatric rheumatology, including diagnostic challenges and current best practice
  • Strategy Strategy and business planning, including setting up a specialist service
  • Considering how to incorporate clinical trials into your rheumatology practice
  • The importance of the assessment of work and musculoskeletal health in your rheumatology practice

Programme and application guidelines:

No content

A problem occurred while loading content.


Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Rd, Southampton SO16 6YD

CPD credits

Our CPD is approved by The Royal College of Physicians (RCP).

Up to 18 CPD credits will be available for attendees.


2 – 4 July 2018  

Venue and hosts:

Southampton General Hospital, Southampton S016 6YD


Prof Elaine Dennison

Applications have now closed

Latest Tweet


New to #Twitter or want to meet fellow #tweeters? Join the official #Rheum2017 tweetup, BSR stand, 08:30, 25 Apr, exhibition hall

Contact us

British Society for Rheumatology
Bride House, 18-20 Bride Lane,
London EC4Y 8EE
T: +44 (0) 20 7842 0900
Company No: 3470316
Charity No: 1067124
VAT No: 404 5637 66

Join us

We are the UK's leading specialist medical society for rheumatology and musculoskeletal professionals, and we welcome applications from all health professionals in these fields.