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.


7th Sep 2021
AMRC Peer Review Approved
The RCoA has successfully passed the AMRC Peer Review Audit 2020, demonstrating the NIAA's best practice peer review process in grant-making
19th Jul 2021
Joint RCoA & NIHR Research Awards 2021
The RCoA in partnership with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network (CRN) is pleased to announce three awards for research
19th Jul 2021
NIAA Research Award 2021
Now accepting applications for this year's award for new investigators that have completed a research 'body of work'
15th Jul 2021
NIAA Grants 2021 Round 2 NOW OPEN
Bi-annual research grants process resumes and will be open for applications until Friday 24 September 2021
1st Jul 2021
NIAA Vacancy: Trainee Representatives (x2)
The NIAA is recruiting two Trainee Representatives on to the NIAA Research Council to represent the interests of trainees involved in research or academic training

NIAA Events

10th Nov 2021
Anaesthesia Research 2021
Wednesday 10 & Thursday 11 November 2021
Location: Online