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.


30th Jun 2022
Joint RCoA and NIHR CRN Research Awards 2022
RCoA & NIHR awards to recognise NHS clinicians engaged with clinical research studies, now open for applications
30th Jun 2022
NIAA Research Award open for 2022
Now accepting applications for this year's award for investigators that have completed a 'body of research work'
23rd Jun 2022
Equipoise - when opinions interfere with research
NIAA position statement on clinician equipoise
7th Jun 2022
SAVE THE DATE: Anaesthesia Research 2022
We are pleased to announce that Anaesthesia Research will return for 2022, and will be back as a face-to-face event!
7th Jun 2022
NIAA Board Chair Prof Grocott re-appointed as NIHR Senior Investigator
Congratulations to Prof Grocott on his re-appointment as NIHR Senior Investigator; this year's only anaesthetist to be appointed

NIAA Events

22nd Nov 2022
Anaesthesia Research 2022
Tuesday 22 & Wednesday 23 November 2022
Location: Malmaison York