Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine

Sites of interest

A list of sites you may find of interest.


The PROTEUS Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration (IRC) is funded by The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and is a consortium of three universities, The University of Edinburgh, The University of Bath and Heriot Watt University.

The Intensive Care Society

ICS is the representative body in the UK for intensive care professionals and patients. We are dedicated to the delivery of the highest quality of critical care to patients.

The Scottish Intensive Care Society

Run by a Council of elected and co-opted members the Society is involved in many areas of critical care.

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.

Edinburgh Clinical Academic Training

Are you a clinician interested in exploring research as part of your career, or developing a career as a clinical academic or clinician scientist?

MRC Centre for Inflammation Research

The University of Edinburgh / Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Inflammation Research (CIR) is a multidisciplinary centre in which clinical and non-clinical scientists prosecute internationally competitive research to identify targets and deliver translational benefits. Additionally, the Centre is a highly fertile environment for the training of scientific and medical graduates in inflammation biology.