Regional Anaesthesia Fellowship

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The Stoke School has offered a Fellowship in Regional Anaesthesia since 2011.

It provides a dedicated 6 month period of training, allowing you to become an expert in Regional Anaesthesia.



  • The Fellowship runs for 6 months from both February and August


  • The August Fellowship is based in the Royal Wolverhampton Hospital, with training in Wolverhampton, Cannock and day release to Oswestry.
  • The February Fellowship is based in Queens Hospital Burton, with training in Burton and day release to Oswestry.

What Stage of Training

  • The aim is to complete Advanced Units of training in Regional Anaesthesia, Orthopaedics and 1 more.
  • Applications will be invited from trainees who will be in ST6 or ST7 at the start of the Fellowship.

Application Timetable

Burton Fellowship in February

  • Applications are invited in October
  • Interviews in November. Appointment is made on the day of interview

Wolverhampton Fellowship in August

  • Applications are invited in March
  • Interviews in April. Appointment is made on the day of interview

Trainee Guide to Wolverhampton Fellowship – Siva Alagarsamy

Trainee Guide to Burton Fellowship – Vishnu Machineni