Fourth- and fifth-year Specialist Registrars and senior GP trainees who are interested in Quality Improvement are invited to apply to the 2021-22 Quality Improvement Scholarship in Residence Programme.
Developed by the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua), the scholarship will help you develop as a clinical leader by providing you with expert support and bespoke training over the course of one academic year.
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your clinical leadership skills and quality improvement knowledge.
The closing date for applications is 25 July 2021.
The Scholars programme aims to change the way future consultants approach health and healthcare by providing an immersion in improvement and patient safety science. With one to one mentoring, group learning and peer to peer coaching you will be preparing yourself to make a difference. You will join a growing network of over 20 scholars, learning and leading together.
Dr Peter LachmanProgramme Lead for Quality Improvement, RCPI
If you are successful in getting a place on the programme you will be provided with:
Benefits of the ISQua partnership include:
* Some of the courses and conferences may have a cost, others may be free
The scholarship in residence programme runs over one academic year starting in September 2021.
The time commitment will be 3 days per month. This commitment includes individual mentoring and the specific courses outlined above.
This programme has been a great experience - we have learned to think more broadly and laterally about the science of quality improvement; we have met virtually with internationally renowned leaders in quality improvement who shared their perspectives and experiences with us. It has also been fantastic to meet other like-minded enthusiastic senior NCHDs from different specialties. This network will be a valuable resource for all of us for years to come.
Dr Sinead FarrellQuality Improvement Scholar in Residence 2020-2021
The RCPI/ISQua Scholarship Programme will provide you with an outstanding opportunity to:
If you would like to apply for the one-year Quality Improvement Scholarship in Residence Programme commencing September 2021, please complete the below application form and email it, along with your CV, to us by 25 July 2021.
Please submit completed applications to email@example.com by 25 July 2021.