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Call for Applications for the Jointly Funded Clinical Research Training Fellowship

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04 Dec 2012


The Medical Research Council (MRC) is now inviting applications for the next round of the jointly funded Clinical Research Training Fellowship (CRTF).

The MRC provides opportunities for additional clinical research training fellowships through collaborations with Royal Colleges and Charity funders. Any jointly funded fellowships will be offered under standard MRC terms and conditions and at the same funding level as any other MRC clinical research training fellowship.


RCSEd Clinical Research Training Fellowship

Currently one joint clinical research training fellowship is available, open to The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh's (RCSEd) Fellows or Members who also meet the eligibility criteria set out by the MRC under guidance for applicants. Areas to be considered for support are surgical translational research, surgical health services research, research into aspects of patient safety, simulation and non-operative technical skills, and cancer research of direct clinical relevance to the management of solid tumours.

  • The deadline for submissions for this round is 15 January 2013, with shortlisting taking place in May 2013.
  • Interviews will be held 20-21 June 2013 and take-up dates will be between August 2013 and January 2014.


For more details please email c.mccartney@rcsed.ac.uk  or visit the  visit the MRC website.

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