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2020 NIHR ACF posts now open for applications. See below for specialties themes and academic leads. Apply through Oriel. Applications close November 4. Interviews between Nov 27 and Dec 12

Specialty Theme Academic Lead
Cardiology/Geriatric Medicine/Renal Medicine Therapeutics or Clinical Pharmacology Angus Nightingale
Cardiology/Geriatric Medicine/Renal Medicine Older People and Complex Health Needs Angus Nightingale
General Surgery   Natalie Blencowe
Anaesthetics or ICM   Tony Pickering
Rheumatology   Neil McHugh
General Practice   Debbie Sharp
Dermatology/General Practice   Matt Ridd & Victoria Lewis
Neurology/Old Age Psychiatry Dementia Liz Coulthard
Diagnostic Neuropathology/Neurology/Renal Medicine Dementia Liz Coulthard
Ophthalmology Platform Science (“-omics”) and Bioinformatics Denize Atan
Obstetrics and Gynaecology   Christy Burden
Renal Medicine   Simon Satchell
Respiratory Medicine   Nick Maskell
Haematology Platform Science (“-omics”) and Bioinformatics Andrew Mumford
General Psychiatry Mental Health Jonathan Evans

Academic Clinical Fellow Posts 

The academic partnership of Severn Postgraduate Medical Education and the University of Bristol invite applications annually for NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow Posts offered through the National Institute for Health Research, Trainees Co-Coordinating Centre (NIHR TCC).  Specialities can include:

Gastroenterology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology/Trauma and Orthopaedics, Respiratory Medicine, Renal Medicine, Cardiology, Rheumatology Dual Accredit with GIM, Anaesthetics, Emergency Medicine, and Primary Care.

The Fellowships will provide 3 years (4 years for Primary Care) integrated academic and clinical training for junior doctors who wish to pursue a career in clinical academic medicine and have outstanding potential as a researcher and/or educationalist. This academic partnership has an excellent track record in attracting the highest quality trainees into these positions and ensuring they attain their clinical and academic competencies leading towards their CCT and a PhD programme.

The Severn PGME and the University of Bristol support a dedicated school of Clinical Academic Training to provide an extra focus for all academic trainees.  You will find further details on the NIHR website

The next round of applications and interviews will be during autumn/winter 2019 with posts filled by August, 2020.