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.


20th Jan 2021
NIHR Associate PI Scheme for Anaesthesia
New scheme for trainees, nurses and AHPs to formally recognise engagement in portfolio research studies
19th Jan 2021
New NIHR CRN National Specialty Lead for Anaesthesia
The NIHR CRN has announced the new National Specialty Lead
25th Sep 2020
Recruiting Now: NIHR CRN National Specialty Lead
The NIHR CRN is currently recruiting a National Specialty Lead for Anaesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management
10th Aug 2020
BOC Chair of Anaesthesia Award resumed
The process for the BOC Award has been re-opened and extended
4th Aug 2020
NIAA Grants 2020 Round 2 NOW OPEN
NIAA Grants research funding resumed for Round 2

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