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We are developing the next generation of researchers, giving them the knowledge and skills to undertake high quality experimental medicine and translational research in ageing and multiple long-term conditions.

Training highly-skilled scientists and clinical researchers is essential for the discovery of new ways to advance treatments to improve people’s health.

We have brought together expertise from across our partnership to design and deliver a range of training and career development opportunities at all levels.

Our training programme

Find out about our training, support and career development for clinical researchers.

Meet our trainees

We support training and career development for a variety of roles and level - meet our current trainees.


Since 2007, we have supported more than 100 professionals in developing the skills needed to undertake research in ageing and long-term conditions.

NIHR Academy

Our trainees have access to the opportunities available through the NIHR Academy, which aims to support research capacity development.

PhD studentships

Find out about our current PhD studentship opportunities.

Acknowledging the NIHR

The importance of acknowledging the NIHR Newcastle BRC in your research and communications.

Training Events

Training Events

Training Events