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Clinicians and Healthcare Professionals

Clinicians and Healthcare Professionals

Newcastle aims to be a world leading clinical research centre translating scientific research in to health benefits for all.

Clinical infrastructure

Our Faculty encourages collaborative working between scientists and clinicians across disciplines and specialties. We want more clinicians and healthcare professionals to engage in research. We provide a variety of support including training and development.

Newcastle has a significant clinical infrastructure, including our: 

Clinical Academic Office

The Clinical Academic Office champions translational research and teaching. 

They play an important role in maintaining our relationships with all NHS trusts in the North of England. They work in partnership with NHS England North

The Clinical Academic Office administers an academic clinical pathway. This incorporates: 

  • Academic Foundation Programmes
  • Academic Clinical Fellowships 
  • National Institute for Health Research Clinical Lectureships

Allied health professionals

We are an accredited training location. We provide high quality research training for specialty trainees in: 

  • public health
  • general practice 
  • aligned specialties

The Population Health Science Institute leads the National Institute for Health Research School for Public Health Research. It is part of the National Institute for Health Research School for Primary Care Research

The Institute’s work is diverse. It encompasses public health, ageing, health inequalities, epidemiology, and methodologies. We encourage trainees to explore our site for information about our research themes.

We welcome enquiries from health professionals at any stage of their training. Anyone interested in undertaking research should contact: