How to develop a career in Academic Medicine (in any specialty), an overview of opportunities both locally and nationally, and how to succeed at Imperial College London.
Location: Scale Space White City (Imperial College Campus) 58 Wood Lane, London W12 7RZ
Date: Monday 9 October 2023
Time: 13.30 – registration and refreshments, event starts at 14.00 and finishes at ~16.35 (networking drinks will follow shortly).
This session will provide information about kick-starting and developing your clinical academic career. A representative from NIHR will discuss the research training Fellowships they offer, there will be tips for interview panels and a talk from a current Clinical Fellow about their research career path. You should attend if you are already in a clinical academic training post and thinking about next steps or are currently in clinical training and considering a clinical academic career or undertaking a period of research. This afternoon will give vital information about the wide range of research opportunities available at Imperial and nationally, before and into PhDs, and beyond, and best advice about how to succeed.
The afternoon will allow delegates opportunities to question speakers and have a wide-ranging discussion. As well as hearing from others, you will also get the chance to meet and network with other junior doctors from across the Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre (AHSC).
You are strongly encouraged to attend this event if you are considering an academic career, thinking about undertaking a PhD, or wanting to develop your clinical academic career. Bookings are welcome even if applicants are only able to attend for part of the afternoon.
Please book a place for the event using the online booking form.
If you are working through the Imperial College AHSC Research Training Framework attending this event will contribute towards your understanding of the following area of the Framework: Module 2: e) Understanding research infrastructure.
We look forward to receiving your booking and to seeing you at the event in October.