NIAA News Stories

18th Oct 2018
Opportunity: The Francis Crick Institute PhD for Clinicians scheme
Applications being accepted for 2019 doctoral fellowships from clinicians passionate about research
7th Aug 2018
2018 Round 2 NIAA Grants now open
The second round of 2018 NIAA research grants includes NEW joint BJA/RCoA/CAI International Collaborative grants category, and NEW call for History PhD Studentship project
25th Jul 2018
NIAA Grant: World-first study aims to improve survival rates after major surgery
AAGBI/Anaesthesia-funded CADET study in Plymouth investigating the effectiveness of pre-surgery tests on post-surgical recovery

8th May 2018
HQIP Recruitment: Senior Quality Improvement Fellow
HQIP are recruiting for a Senior Quality Improvement Fellow to work across the National Clinical Audit and Patient Outcomes Programme
19th Apr 2018
First ever analysis of NIAA research grant activity published
First analysis of UK anaesthetic research grant activity shows that whilst anaesthesia receives less research funding than other areas, it delivers value for money.
21st Mar 2018
NIAA Research Award NEW Deadline
The 2018 NIAA Research Award now has an extended deadline until Monday 2nd April
12th Feb 2018
Booking Now: NIAA Annual Scientific Meeting 21st May 2018
Registration open for the NIAA's 3rd ASM, at the RCoA London
26th Jan 2018
Apply Now: 2018 Round 1 NIAA Grants
Closing date for applications: noon, Friday 20th April 2018
19th Jan 2018
NIAA Research Award 2018
The 3rd annual NIAA Research Award is now open for applications
12th Jan 2018
NIAA Vacancy: Board Chair
The NIAA is recruiting for its Board Chair position, which will become vacant in July 2018
20th Nov 2017
POMCTN Vacancies: Deputy Director and Board Member
The UK POMCTN is recruiting for up to two positions on its Board.
8th Nov 2017
Opportunities for anaesthetists to attend 2018 SARS Annual Meeting
We are pleased to be able to offer 3 anaesthetists the chance to attend the Society of Academic & Research Surgery (SARS) 2018 Annual Meeting
3rd Aug 2017
Call for abstracts - SARS Annual Meeting 2018
The Society of Academic & Research Surgery is inviting abstracts for the Perioperative Section of its 2018 Annual Meeting
Closing date extended to: 5pm, 15th September 2017
27th Jul 2017
NIAA Grants: 2017 Round 2 Now Open
Closing date for applications: noon, Friday 22nd September 2017
12th May 2017
POMCTN Chief Investigator Scheme Now Open
The UK POMCTN is now accepting applications for its Chief Investigator Scheme.
Closing date: 5pm, Thursday 31 August 2017.
5th Jan 2017
NIAA Vacancy: Research Council Chair
Closing date: 5pm, Friday 24th March 2017
24th Oct 2016
NIAA Vacancy: Trainee Representative
Closing date: 5pm, Monday 20th March 2017
10th Mar 2016
British Oxygen Company (BOC) Research Grant
BOC Grants awarded to Dr Gareth Ackland and Dr Daqing Ma
19th May 2015
JLA & NIAA Priority Setting Partnership: Final Results
James Lind Alliance and National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia final results: ten most important priorities for research in anaesthesia and perioperative care
14th May 2014
Publication of NELA Organisational Report
The First Organisational Audit report of the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit outlining the results, conclusions and recommendations from the audit was published on the 14th May 2014.
14th May 2014
The Health Foundation: Scaling Up Improvement Programme
The Health Foundation announces over £3 million available for up to seven teams to take successful healthcare improvement interventions and deliver them at a larger scale.
31st Jan 2014
NIAA Academic Training Report 2013-14
The NIAA is delighted to bring you its first Annual Training Research Report.
29th Jan 2014
Intensive Care Foundation New Investigator Award
New Investigator Award 2014 - Submit Today
9th Dec 2013
Vacancy: Trainee Representative on NIAA Board
Applications are invited for the role of co-opted Trainee Representative on the Board of the National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia (NIAA).
4th Nov 2013
Results from FMRIB study on perceptual awareness during anaesthesia
Study partially funded by the NIAA, MRC, Wellcome Trust and the International Anesthesia Research Society.
4th Nov 2013
Health Research Board Grants and Fellowships
National SpR/SR Academic Fellowship Programme 2014
22nd Oct 2013
Daniel Turnberg UK/Middle East Travel Fellowship Scheme
Travel fellowships for early career biomedical and medical researchers keen to collaborate outside their home country.
18th Oct 2013
Academic Clinical Fellowship Opportunities 2014
Available through the North West (Mersey Deanery)
17th Oct 2013
Anaesthesia Specialty Group News: October 2013
The Specialty Group is among the top performers for October.
27th Aug 2013
Research priorities in hip and knee replacement for osteoarthritis
Your chance to participate in a Priority Setting Partnership consultation.
6th Aug 2013
Unseen Enemy Exhibition - 19 July 2013 to 31 March 2014
This free exhibition gives the context within which Defence Anaesthetists operate.
23rd Jul 2013
NIAA Research Grants
Results from Round 1 2013
21st Jun 2013
BJA / RCoA Basic Science Research Fellowship
A new grant to be awarded in autumn 2013 to support the development of sustained, high quality research within anaesthesia, critical care and pain.
20th Jun 2013
New Funding to Improve Patient Safety
The Health Foundation has £4 million on offer to support projects focused on improving patient safety.
14th Jun 2013
Forthcoming EQUATOR Events
Details of forthcoming EQUATOR events including a free webinar on reporting randomised trials.
26th Apr 2013
Clinician Scientist Fellowships
The Health Foundation, working with the Academy of Medical Sciences, is inviting applications for the Clinician Scientist Fellowships programme. The fellowships enable talented clinicians to pursue academic research alongside clinical practice.
18th Apr 2013
How the NIAA can help you
A webcast from Dr Ramani Moonesinghe, given at the AAGBI's GAT Annual Scientific Meeting in April 2013.
3rd Apr 2013
Health Foundation Fellowships - Now Open
The Clinician Scientist Fellowship programme enables talented clinicians to pursue academic research alongside their clinical practice in order to make long-term improvements in healthcare.
21st Feb 2013
Funding Opportunities with the HS and DR Programme
The HS&DR Programme will fund research to improve the quality, effectiveness and accessibility of the NHS.
16th Jan 2013
National Emergency Laparotomy Audit (NELA)
The NELA project aims to look at structure, process and outcome measures for the quality of care received by patients undergoing emergency laparotomy. It is being carried out by the NIAA's Health Services Research Centre on behalf of the Royal College of Anaesthetists.
7th Jan 2013
European Society of Anaesthesiology Research Activities
The European Society of Anaesthesiology has announced its research activities for 2013.
2nd Jan 2013
Professor Judith Hall OBE
Professor Judith Elizabeth Hall has been recognised in the Queen's New Year Honours List 2013.
29th Dec 2012
RCoA Awards and Prizes: December 2012
December saw a number of applications approved for prestigious awards and prizes designed by the Royal College of Anaesthetists to encourage research in anaesthesia, critical care and pain management.
23rd Oct 2012
4th World Anaesthesia Convention April 2013
Abstract submission is now open for NWAC 2013, which takes place in Bangkok, Thailand, from April 23-27 2013.

19th Oct 2012
Small Research, Education and Travel Grants 2012
The NIAA Research Council has awarded grants on behalf of the RCoA and the Society for Education in Anaesthesia UK.
8th Oct 2012
Essential Research Methodology Course, February 2013
This one day course is designed to provide you with the necessary skills required for undertaking clinical research.
4th Jul 2012
HQIP appoints RCoA for new National Emergency Laparotomy Audit
The Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) is pleased to confirm that the contract to run the new National Emergency Laparotomy Audit (NELA) has been awarded to the Royal College of Anaesthetists.
30th Sep 2011
NAP5 Lead
The Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland announce Dr Jaideep Pandit (Oxford) as the Clinical Lead for the 5th National Audit Project on Awareness (NAP5)

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