As the first NHS and care network of BAME women in digital health, The Shuri Network is committed to increasing safety, promoting difference and diversity in digital health, challenging the system to take action and supporting BAME women to succeed in their careers.
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics aims to support, mobilise and act as an advocate for clinical informaticians in order to ensure safe, effective and efficient health and social care to the public. The Faculty recognises the vital role of promoting equality and diversity in order to attract clinical informaticians from all backgrounds.
Given the synergy in goals, The Shuri Network and the Faculty of Clinical Informatics are pleased to announce a second joint venture to encourage and facilitate BAME women in applying to the Faculty of Clinical Informatics. The Shuri Network will provide 20 members and 10 student members with a bursary to cover the cost of a year’s membership of the Faculty of Clinical Informatics. To join the Shuri Network, click here.
To be eligible for the bursary, you must:
be (or identify as) a female and be from a BAME background
be a UK resident
be a member of the Shuri Network
currently work in the field of digital health and social care of use technology in your daily work within health and social care.
How to apply
To apply, please complete the bursary application form alongside a Faculty of Clinical Informatics membership application form, by midnight on 30th September 2021. Please refer to the frequently asked questions and guidance for applicants.