Summer Studentships 2016

The King’s Health Partners faculty of healthcare improvement is pleased to launch the 2016 summer studentship scheme for King’s College London students of all health disciplines (dentistry, medicine, nursing and midwifery, nutrition and dietetics, pharmacy and physiotherapy). Students study

King’s Health Partners provide expenses of up to at £250 per week for up to four weeks.

This opportunity provides invaluable experience of working with patient safety quality improvement projects and should be of interest to any student who wishes to develop their career in areas related to patient safety and quality improvement. 

The objective of this scheme will be for students to:

  1. Develop an understanding of quality improvement and how they can apply it in their careers
  2. Contribute to the commitment of King’s Health Partners to be a world leader in patient safety and improving the quality of healthcare offered to patients
  3. Potentially contribute to an audit/paper/poster or oral presentation of the work
  4. Obtain a certificate of participation to include in their professional portfolio

Last year’s studentships received extensive positive feedback from students.

How to apply

Studentships are offered on a first-come first-served basis.  In order to be eligible for the studentships, you must be a student studying one of the above health disciplines or related courses at King’s College London in the 2015-16 year. 

Please email educationacademy@kcl.ac.uk letting us know which project you are interested in, a personal statement about why the project interests you, and one page CV.

This year’s studentships are: