Integrated Academic Training programme
The Integrated Academic Training (IAT) programme allows clinicians in specialist training to develop academic skills at a world-class university in partnership with three leading NHS Foundation Trusts.
Trainees are recruited into two programmes – one for Academic Clinical Fellows (ACFs) and one for Clinical Lecturers (CLs). A cornerstone of the programme is a dedicated course aimed at developing skills Applied Research Methods. The course days run biannually throughout the trainees’ tenures. A poster and publications competition is held each year.