The next round of NIHR Paediatric Academic Clinical Fellowship applications will open this October, for posts starting in September 2019. ACF entry is at ST1 – ST4 level. Please forward this information to any Level I trainees or Foundation Doctors who might be interested in pursuing academic training in Paediatrics. Prospective applicants are encouraged to make contact with potential ACF supervisors between now and September.
These related links may be useful:
NIHR Academic Clinical Fellowships: https://www.nihr.ac.uk/funding-and-support/funding-for-training-and-career-development/training-programmes/integrated-academic-training-programme/integrated-academic-training/academic-clinical-fellowships/
RCPCH website: academic paediatric training: https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/resources/academic-training
Training in Research for the Benefit of Children: https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/sites/default/files/RCPCH_-_Training_in_Research_for_the_Benefit_of_Children.pdf
RCPCH case studies on academic training: https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/sites/default/files/Academic_training_-_case_studies.pdf