The NIHR Sheffield BRC Training Hub
a resource for all individuals involved in research in the NIHR Sheffield BRC
Training the next generation of research leaders and preparing Allied Health Professions for the future of healthcare is a major objective of the Sheffield BRC. Investing in research capacity development is essential to the long-term success of research.
We aim to attract, develop and retain the best new researchers by:
supporting our researchers in their career trajectory by encouraging opportunities for strategic collaborations
driving initiatives to support greater gender balance in academic research
promoting interdisciplinary research to drive innovation that will deliver intelligent medicine to patients and the health system
What Do We Offer?
An expanded Sheffield Research Internship for NMAHPs (Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professionals), in partnership with the NIHR Sheffield Clinical Research Facility
A Technical Training Academy, via the Imaging and Engineering for Health Theme, NIHR Devices 4 Dignity MIC and the Insigneo institute, aiming to train and develop the next generation of imagers, medical engineers and data-computing scientists, building on our track-record in developing researchers across disciplines with NIHR support.
Support for the Informatics training programme
A dedicated BRC Training Academy in delivering fundamental biomedical data science training and SPARC placements to researchers across BRCs. We will share teaching materials and best practice with Elixir-Europe and HDRUK networks.
Support for postdoctoral staff through the UoS Think Ahead Programme, providing a comprehensive blend of training workshops, career mentoring and carefully selected work-based opportunities
PPIE training for all BRC Training Academy Members
Dedicated Team Members
Professor Oliver Bandmann
BRC Academic Career Development Lead
To Be Appointed
Training and Communications Coordinator