Clinician PhD Pathway (CPP)

The Clinician PhD Pathway (CPP) is a structured and supported career development opportunity for doctors pursuing a pathway as a future clinician researcher.


The CPP has been designed to support doctors to complete a PhD whilst completing their specialist training to build the future leaders of clinical innovation and research. Within this flexible 5 year supported pathway, participants will receive highly regarded mentorship, guidance and expert advice from industry leads to assist and support them through their PhD.


Initial funding has been provided by the Hospital Services Charitable Gift Board (HSCGB) and the program is on track and ready for the first intake of successful participants in early 2024.


The pathway will be supported by experienced clinical research mentors who will play a key role in providing guidance, support and expertise to participating students.


To find out more, please visit Clinician PhD Pathway