Clinical Academic Internship Programme (CAIP)



Autumn 2018 applications Autumn 2018 applications for the Clinical Academic Internship Programme have now closed. For further information please contact the team at clinicalacademics@uhb.nhs.uk

What does the internship offer?

This is a 30 day programme that takes place over six months.

The programme is funded by Health Education England working in the West Midlands (HEE-WM) and is designed to act as a first step onto the HEE/National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme for non-medical healthcare professions.

  • A structured taught programme enabling interns to develop skills in the design and delivery of clinical research
  • Access to observational and practical placements within a research or academic environment
  • Optional funding to undertake a Masters in Research module
  • One to one mentorship from a clinical academic supervisor throughout the programme
  • A clinical academic portfolio to support learning during and after the programme
  • There are no programme fees and we provide a single payment grant to your employer for your time on the programme
  • Access to the UoB education facilities
  • Independent study time to complete programme work

The internship links to the Health Education England (HEE) Research and Innovation Strategy and Clinical Academic Careers Framework. The framework aims to provide a clear pathway from the start of clinicians’ careers with internships, through to those wishing to undertake senior clinical lectureships.

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**Please note that interviews will be scheduled on 12th and 13th July

READ MORE ABOUT HEALTH EDUCATION ENGLAND INTERNSHIPS

READ MORE ABOUT THE HEE/NIHR TRAINING PATHWAY

For further information about the CAIP, please refer to the related pages or contact the clinical academic programmes team.

tel: +44 (0) 121 371 8162
email: caip@uhb.nhs.uk

 

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