Cardiothoracic Surgery rotations


Health Education England working across the north east boasts a strong six year Cardiothoracic Training Programme which is split between two sites; Freeman Hospital, Newcastle and James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough.

Freeman Hospital and James Cook University Hospital are committed to well structured and educationally sound training.

Training activity at both sites include Cardiothoracic, Thoracic and Paediatric cases with excellent opportunity to experience cardiac transplantation and mechanical cardiac support.

Rotation information can be obtained from the Programme Director, Mr Jonathan Ferguson


Why train at HENE?

The School of Radiology at Health Education North East is unique in having the only validated electronic case archive for radiology training in the UK: MacLab.

Find out more on our recruitment website

Academic Training

We offer one of the most successful academic programmes in the UK, working with top class scientists in a fantastic and supportive research environment.


Radiology Rotations

Please see our rotation planning procedure which details how trainees are placed across the region.