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Haematology Trainee Travel Grant 2018
Call for Applications

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The Queensland Branch of the HSANZ is pleased to call for applications for up to two travel grants to be taken up in 2018.

The HSANZ Qld Branch Travel Grant is designed to assist Haematology Trainees with attendance at a scientific meeting. A maximum of two grants will be awarded. Applicants must plan to submit an abstract to the meeting.Applicants must be HSANZ members or have applied to be members before submission. (Membership application forms are available on the HSANZ website)

The travel grant will have a maximum value of $5000 (International meeting) or $3000 (National meeting).

Applicants must provide the following:

  1. A covering letter outlining the proposed research project with a synopsis of what is hoped to be achieved (max 3 pages)
  2. A full curriculum vitae, including details of undergraduate training, awards and prizes, postgraduate training and experience, publications and presentations at state, national and international meetings.

The award of the Travel Grants will be based on the following criteria:

  1. Proposed research project
  2. Past academic record
  3. Publications and presentations at meetings 
  4. Preference will be given applicants who have not received prior Qld Branch Travel Grants
  5. Applicants must be HSANZ members (or have applied to be members)

Applications should be sent by email to:

Dr Steven Lane
HSANZ Councillor
Cancer Care Services, RBWH
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research,

by the closing date of

Successful applicants will be contacted and should make themselves available for award of the grant at the Brisbane Haematology Group (BHG) meeting on 9 May 2018.







Haematologists (2) needed, Waikato DHB, Hamilton, NZ

Our friendly team need 2 Haematologists for new positions. Could you be one of them?

Position 1
Full-time haematologist, focus on clinical, malignant haematology

We would consider dual-trained or FRACP-only candidates
(position WAI04954,

Position 2
Full-time haematologist, approximately 50:50laboratory and clinical thrombosis-haemostasis

Informal enquiries welcome to:
Dr Hugh Goodman ( or
Dr Helen Moore (



Clinical Haematologist
Olivia Newton-John Cancer & Wellness Centre, Austin Hospital
Hours per Week 22.75

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide.

An opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Clinical Haematologist to join our Clinical Haematology Unit.

The Clinical Haematology Unit located in the ONJ Centre provides a range of inpatient (32-bed Haematology/Oncology Ward), day patient (Day-Oncology) and outpatient services for a range of benign and malignant haematological conditions including autografting (including being the Victorian site for autografting for multiple sclerosis) and allografting. The Unit has access to a comprehensive apheresis service and focuses on individualised care to both the patient and family including late-effects and survivorship. A consultative service is provided throughout Austin Health with close links in particular with Laboratory Haematology, the Hepatology and Liver Transplant units the ONJCRI and a number of other metropolitan and rural hospitals

The primary responsibilities of this role :

1. As a leader within the transplant programme to be involved in the care of allograft patients and to take joint responsibility for policy development, protocol review and trial activity in transplantation, including consolidating and expanding our links with referring hospitals and clinicians.
2. To function as a general haematologist with ward duties, outpatients and participation in on-call and weekend rosters
3. To assist the Director of Clinical Haematology in the administrative aspects of the department,
4. To actively mentor registrars in their training and research
5. To assist with the clinical trials programme of the unit, with the prospect of having responsibility for a specific tumour stream

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Contact Person: Andrew Grigg
Contact Number (03) 9496 5093
Contact Email:
Closing Date: 18/04/2018

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You can view the details of the application via the link below:

Updated 10 April 2018


Clinical Haematologist, Locum
Gosford, NSW
1 day per week
3 month term, starting May 2018

This position has been filled.

Updated 17 April 2018


Consultant Haematologist

Dunedin Hospital, part of the Southern DHB are seeking a specialist in Haematology, you will join the team of 5 Haematologists, 5 Medical Oncologists and 4 Radiation Oncologists working within the Southern Blood and Cancer Service in the lower South Island of New Zealand. You will contribute to the provision of safe, best practice, cost effective clinical services to patients of, and referred to the Clinical and Laboratory Haematology Department...

...You must hold a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent, with Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Physicians with advanced training in Clinical Haematology or equivalent. You must have or be eligible for vocational and / or Locum Tenens registration in Internal Medicine and Pathology with the Medical Council of New Zealand ( The position offers an attractive remuneration package, relocation assistance and CME package. 

Job description and contact details
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Closing date: open


Consultant Haematologist,

Posted: 27 November 2017
Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, Scotland

With easy access to the coast, lochs, mountains and glens that make the Highlands the most dramatic and scenic part of the United Kingdom,  Inverness city offers an unrivalled quality of life, a pleasant and safe environment and  a varied cultural life. The city also has excellent air and rail links to the rest of the World. Join our dynamic team of Haematologists with opportunities for teaching and research in the University of Aberdeen and the new Highlands and Islands University. Interested?
Job description and contact details
Closing date: open

Consultant Haematologist, Fixed term
Posted: 21 August 2017
Dunedin Hospital, Otago, New Zealand
Job description and to apply
Closing date: open

Clinical Haematologist, Border Medical Oncology, Albury-Wodonga, NSW
Posted: 24 July 2017
Job description and to apply



BloodSafe eLearning Australia

Re-posted: 27 November 2017

BloodSafe eLearning Australia courses are designed to improve your clinical transfusion pracice and patient blood management knowledge. Please see link below for our current courses.
Course link:

Last Updated: 18 January 2018