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Published: 25 September 2020

Health Education England (HEE) Integrated Clinical Academic Programme (ICAP) Internship

The School of Health Sciences at University of Surrey is delighted to announce that we have been awarded funding from Health Education England (HEE) to run the Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) programme for 2020-21.

About the internship

The internship is designed to support non-medical clinicians (nurses and allied health professionals) Internships offer an introduction to research from research design and data management through to undertaking practical research in a clinical environment.

Internships are short duration awards for individuals with little or no research experience and provide a taught and academically supervised programme to allow the possibility for interns to develop and undertake preparation for research applications.

Funding details

Funding covers: 

  • 30 days of salaried contact time
  • Supervision and support with leading researchers, research groups and eminent clinical academics
  • Introduction to research, support and coaching for research proposal
  • Education and links to assist fellowship applications.

Eligibility 

You must be a registered professional belonging to one of the eligible professions listed on the HEE/NIHR ICA Programme Eligible Professions and Regulators page.

No previous research qualifications as are required.

How to apply

Please complete the online application along with other supporting documentation by 30 October 2020. Interviews will take place virtually on zoom from 20 November 2020.

Apply now

Contact us

Please direct any enquires to Professor Sara Faithfull (ICA Programme Lead) at s.faithfull@surrey.ac.uk.

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