These prestigious awards are open to senior registrars and early career consultants who are members of the Royal Society of Medicine undertaking specialist training overseas.
Dr Phoebe Hodges is a gastroenterology registrar from Severn Deanery and is currently working as a clinical research fellow at the Blizard Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine.
A gastroenterology registrar working in the East of England, Dr James Kang plans to use his Ellison-Cliffe Travelling Fellowship to gain experience in risk prediction modelling for colorectal cancer screening.
Urology surgeon Mr Veerappan (Veeru) Kasivisvanathan is an NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in urology at University College London and University College Hospital London. He will be travelling to Australia with the support of his Ellison-Cliffe Travelling Fellowship, where he will be working at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne.
Mr Daniel Van Gijn is currently an ST7 specialist registrar in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford, and author of the Oxford Handbook of Head and Neck Anatomy. Daniel will be spending a year in Australia where he will increase his knowledge and understanding of the management of head and neck conditions
Mr Mark Wilkie has recently competed his specialist registrar training in otolaryngology – head and neck surgery, and is currently the training interface group fellow in advanced head and neck surgical oncology at Manchester Royal Infirmary & The Christie Hospitals.