Event date: Friday 7 September 2018

NIHR Academy Roadshow

Introducing the NIHR Academy with a series of roadshows to promote NIHR Training Programmes.

David Shaw Lecture Theatre, Newcastle University Faculty of Medical Sciences

The NIHR Trainees Coordinating Centre is conducting a series of Roadshows to promote changes to NIHR Training Programmes in line with the establishment of the NIHR Academy which is launching in October 2018.

This session is aimed at senior academics, individuals with leadership responsibility for early career researchers/research funding, i.e. Pro-Deans for Research, NHS R&D Directors & Managers, HEI Research Facilitators and Strategic Research/Funding Teams. Please feel free to further disseminate to relevant individuals as appropriate.

Each session will include details on the following:

  • Context of TCC/NIHR Academy in the wider NIHR
  • Background to the Strategic Review of Training recommendations
  • What we are proposing to change; IAT programme, Personal Awards
  • What the NIHR Academy will mean for applicants/ those supporting applicants
  • Q&A discussion

The event will take place on Friday 7th September 2018 at Newcastle University Medical School. Lunch and refreshments will be provided at 12 noon.

The event is free to attend but please register in advance for a place. See NIHR Academy Roadshow flyer for full details.