Clinical Academia for the Future: Research Leaders and Innovators

09.30, Wednesday 03 April 2019

41 Portland Place, London


To inform the Academy’s project on Enhancing the NHS-academia interface, the Academy of Medical Sciences is holding a one-day workshop at the Academy’s headquarters on 3 April 2019 to consider clinical academic research careers, leaders and innovators for the future.

The workshop will convene key stakeholders from across industry, academia and the NHS to explore the current and future requirements for clinical academia careers. The meeting will reflect on how to develop researchers, leaders and innovators that are equipped with the necessary skills to meet emerging healthcare challenges, and to embrace advances in novel practises and technology.

The workshop will be chaired by the Academy’s Vice President (Clinical), Professor Paul Stewart FMedSci. It will comprise a series of talks and breakout group discussions to consider the clinical academic career requirements in the following areas:

  • Public and population health prevention
  • Discovery medicine
  • Disruptive technologies
  • Adoption of innovation in the NHS

This event is by invitation only. To find out more, please contact Dr Amy Slater, Careers Policy Officer (; 020 3141 3229). 

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