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Career Opportunities for Health Professionals in Allergy and Immunology

Consultant Allergist & Immunologist, Royal Children's Hospitals, VIC
The Consultant Allergist Immunologist is responsible for conducting outpatient allergy & immunology clinics as well as participating in the on-call roster and other departmental activities. This will include evaluation, diagnosis, and management of RCH patients with allergic and/or immunologic disorders in accordance with departmental procedures. This may also involve supervision of paediatric registrars, paediatricians and/or advanced immunology allergy trainees attending clinics.

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Applications close 2nd December 2022

Immunology Specialist 1-5 / Senior Specialist, The Canberra Hospital, Garran ACT

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Closing date: 7 December 2022

Clinical Research Fellow, Imperial College London

Vacancy for a clinical research fellow to gain hands-on experience in clinical trials methodology and the use of interventions for food allergy desensitisation, both oral immunotherapy and use of monoclonal therapies.

The post is approved by GMC for Registration via the Sponsorship scheme for potential candidates to gain Registration with the UK medical board. The post would be suited to someone wishing to obtain overseas experience in Paediatric Allergy/Immunology as part of their training programme in Australia, or a newly qualified Specialist seeking to expand their skillset. Imperial College London and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest European centres for food allergy research, rated second only to Harvard.

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Closing date: 11 December 2022

National Allergy Centre of Excellence (NACE) PhD Scholarship Opportunities

The NACE Postgraduate Research Scholarship program is ready to train and mentor Australia's next generation of allergy experts. NACE PhD Scholarships are being offered in drug, food, insect and respiratory allergy research, and applications are due by 30 November 2022. To read more, visit

Immunologist Private Practice Opportunity, Redlands Specialist Centre (RSC)

Redlands Specialist Centre (RSC) provides locally-based specialist medical services for patients living in the Southern bay area of Brisbane. A key goal for RSC is to build its specialist capacity to ensure a comprehensive level of specialist support for the local community.

Amongst other specialties, the centre currently houses respiratory specialists and a lung function lab that also offers skin prick testing. Adding immunology to our list of specialties would complement existing services. There is currently an opportunity at Redlands Specialist Centre for an Immunologist to fill a need in the Redlands area. We are currently looking for a specialist in this field who may be considering private practice either full time or part time.

The specialist support structure requires no initial outlay and makes the model very attractive to new specialists. We handle the setup and management, making it very easy to transition to private practice, with the advantage of having flexible working hours.

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Dr Miriam Vassallo (Respiratory & Sleep Specialist/ Director) on 0410 239 664 for further information.

Visiting medical officer (immunologist/allergist) to Alice Springs Hospital (adult and paediatrics)
This position offers flexibility and the rewarding opportunity to provide important services to a rural community. The position is well supported, with bookings for flights and accommodation organised by the NT DoH VMO Travel office. Expressions of interest welcome - enquires can be sent to Dr Adriana Le This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.(current visiting specialist to ASH) or Dr Samuel Goodwin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Executive Director of Medical & Clinical Services Alice Springs Hospital).

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Content updated 17 November 2022