Clinical Academic Careers & Training Hub
The Clinical Academic Careers & Training Hub (CATCH) website aims to communicate the value of a career in clinical academia and provide information on how health professionals at various stages of training can become clinical academics.
Council for Allied Health Professions Research
CAHPR's mission is to develop AHP research, strengthen evidence of the professions’ value and impact for enhancing service user and community care, and enable the professions to speak with one voice on research issues, thereby raising their profile and increasing their influence.
King’s Careers & Employability
King’s Careers & Employability provide support for building success on your career and employability journey, wherever you may be along that path, and wherever you may be located as a current student or recent graduate of King's College London.
Research Design Service
The NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) offers a free service that supports clinicians, health and social care professionals, and academics to develop research proposals and grant applications.
They run free events, as well as drop-in sessions to provide individual feedback on your grant or fellowship proposal.
Academy of Medical Sciences
The Academy of Medical Sciences (AMS) are the independent body in the UK representing the diversity of medical science.
Their mission is to advance biomedical and health research and its translation into benefits for society.
The AMS offer free careers and training workshops, funding, and a mentoring scheme for post-doctoral clinical academics. The AMS also hosts the Clinical Academics in Training Annual Conference (CATAC). King's Dr Katherine Sleeman presented a keynote talk at the CATAC 2018. Watch Dr Sleeman's talk here.
Clinical Academic Careers Framework
This framework for optimising clinical academic careers across healthcare professions (PDF, 810kb) is provided by Health Education England.
You can also watch Developing a Clinical Academic Career, a short informative animated video about research opportunities available as part of the Clinical Academic Career pathway.
National Institute for Health Research
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) are the nation's largest funder of health and care research and provide the people, facilities, and technology that enable research to thrive. You can also find NIHR tv on YouTube.
Medical Research Council
Investing in people is a key element of the MRC’s strategic delivery plan. At any one time, the MRC supports about 5,000 people across a range of career stages via studentships, fellowships, and grants, and through investments at universities, centres, institutes, and units.
The MRC offers competitive fellowship funding for clinicians at doctoral and post-doctoral level.
King's Health Partners Learning Hub
Achieve your potential. Learn anytime, anywhere. King's Health Partners provide free online training modules online on a range of clinical topics.