The National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia

The NIAA was established in March 2008. Its vision, with respect to anaesthesia and related specialties, is to improve patient care by promoting the translation of research findings into clinical practice; develop and maximise its academic profile within the healthcare profession, NHS, universities and major research bodies; facilitate high profile, influential research; facilitate and support training and continuing professional education in academia.


21st Apr 2022
NIAA Vacancy: Grants Officer
Closing date: 5pm, Friday 22nd July 2022
21st Dec 2021
John Snow Anaesthesia Intercalated Awards 2022
Now open for applications: annual £2,000 awards to intercalating medical students undertaking an intercalated degrees with a research project related to anaesthesia
12th Nov 2021
RCoA and NIHR CRN Research Awards 2021 winners announced
The winners of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and NIHR Clinical Research Network Research Awards 2021 have been announced
7th Sep 2021
AMRC Peer Review Approved
The RCoA has successfully passed the AMRC Peer Review Audit 2020, demonstrating the NIAA's best practice peer review process in grant-making
19th Jul 2021
Joint RCoA & NIHR Research Awards 2021
The RCoA in partnership with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network (CRN) is pleased to announce three awards for research

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