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Derek Smith


Dr Derek Smith is a radiology registrar and Clinical Teaching Fellow in Edinburgh, Scotland.

His involvement with Radiopaedia started from medical school, and has developed into a full time posting working in medical education and increasing access to online teaching materials. His clinical interests include trauma, neuroradiology and head and neck imaging.



University of Edinburgh Medical School 2007-2012
Foundation Trainee, South East Scotland 2012-2014
Clinical Development Fellow, NHS Lothian 2014-2015
Clinical Teaching Fellow, NHS Lothian 2019-2020

Specialty Registrar, Clinical Radiology, SE Scotland, 2015-present



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