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.


13th May 2019
COMING SOON: BJA/CAI Collaborative Research Grant
A collaborative research grant will be offered jointly by the British Journal of Anaesthesia and the College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland in NIAA 2019 Grants Round 2
29th Jan 2019
Vacancy: Clinical Assistant Professor (Clinical Lecturer) in Anaesthesia
Clinical Academic opportunity (fixed term) at University of Nottingham
The closing date for this vacancy has now passed
10th Jan 2019
BMA Clinical Academic Trainees Conference
Learn how to make the most of your academic training and develop your career, at this one-day conference organised by and for clinical academic trainees

18th Oct 2018
Opportunity: The Francis Crick Institute PhD for Clinicians scheme
Applications being accepted for 2019 doctoral fellowships from clinicians passionate about research
7th Aug 2018
2018 Round 2 NIAA Grants now open
The second round of 2018 NIAA research grants includes NEW joint BJA/RCoA/CAI International Collaborative grants category, and NEW call for History PhD Studentship project

NIAA Events

2nd Dec 2019
Anaesthesia Research 2019
2-3 December 2019
The Principal, York