Research Career Strategy Launched for Trainee Doctors & Dentists

Research Career Strategy Launched for Trainee Doctors & Dentists

Date: 22 January 2019

In partnership with Newcastle University and Health Education England, the NIHR Clinical Research Network North East and North Cumbria have today launched a five year strategy for Research Careers for Doctors and Dentists in Training, which is active until 2023.

The strategy is designed to help educate both doctors and dentists in training about the research training opportunities available in the region.

Shaped by contributions from key stakeholders, the strategy is also intended to serve as a resource for trainers and mentors, in order to help advise doctors and dentists in training.

Professor Amar Rangan, Clinical Lead, and Penny Williams, Managerial Lead, are a part of the Research Careers team and stated, "we are pleased to launch a new collaborative strategy for doctors and dentists in training.

"This joint strategy aims to inform doctors and dentists in training about the regional research training opportunities available within North East and North Cumbria. Additionally, it is intended to be a resource for trainers and mentors who advise doctors and dentists in training of such career opportunities."

The strategy document can be accessed by clicking here.

  • Summary:
    Together with Newcastle University and Health Education England North East (HEE NE), the CRN NENC have produced a new strategy aimed at trainee doctors and dentists to inform them of research careers and opportunities in the region.
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