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The National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia

The NIAA was established in March 2008. Its vision, with respect to anaesthesia and related specialties, is to improve patient care by promoting the translation of research findings into clinical practice; develop and maximise its academic profile within the healthcare profession, NHS, universities and major research bodies; facilitate high profile, influential research; facilitate and support training and continuing professional education in academia.


28th Jul 2023
NIAA Research Award now open for 2023
Accepting applications for this year's award for investigators that have a 'body of research work'
24th May 2023
BOOKING NOW: Anaesthesia Research 2023
Join us in York this November for Anaesthesia Research 2023
10th Mar 2023
John Snow Anaesthesia Intercalated Awards 2023
Annual £2,000 awards to medical students undertaking an intercalated degree programme with a research project related to anaesthesia, currently open for applications
23rd Feb 2023
NEW BJA/RCoA Centenary Grants
The British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA) and the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) are awarding two substantial grants in 2023 to celebrate the centenary of the BJA
27th Jan 2023
Recruitment: NIAA Deputy Chair
The NIAA is currently recruiting for a Deputy Chair to work alongside the current Chair Prof Mike Grocott

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