Launch of the 2015/16 Health Education England Integrated Clinical Academic Programme Internships, Northern Region
The highly prestigious internship programme funded by Health Education England is seen as the first step for healthcare professionals interested in developing a clinical academic career.
The fully funded internships provide the opportunity for healthcare professionals to spend 30 days in a research environment learning more about what is involved in health research and a further 8 days taking part in an educational programme.
The internships are open to registered Health Professionals working in the NHS in England and aim to:
- increase understanding of what it means to be involved in clinical academic research
- develop research skills and expertise
- enhance ability to become a research champion within a clinical setting
- inform decisions about progressing further in a clinical academic career
Application packs containing further information and guidance and application forms, are now available and can be obtained from Leanne.Gregory@researchnorthwest.nhs.uk
Follow this link if you would like to find out more about the experiences of the current cohort of interns.
Closing date for applications: 5pm Monday 28th September 2015.