The UK National Interventional Radiology Trainee Research (UNITE) Collaborative is a national trainee-led research collaborative in the field of interventional radiology/image-guided therapy. We run high-quality, impactful collaborative projects that improve patient care. We also provide educational opportunities for trainees to learn about research.
Scroll down to find out how you can get involved! Keep an eye on our social media for updates and subscribe to our mailing list below.
How to get involved
Visit our academic careers informational webpages
The aim of the UNITE collaborative is to encourage students and trainees into an academic career and provide the necessary information and opportunities in order to do so. Check out our academic careers pages, including the pages on AFP, ACF and research fellowships.
View the current projects run by the UNITE Collaborative
The UNITE Collaborative runs multi-centre research projects on a rolling basis. View our active projects and follow the details on the relevant pages, and join our mailing list to be kept updated about new projects.
Follow our dedicated twitter account for to academic IR
Follow our dedicated twitter account for academic interventional radiology @IRadResearch. We share updates on our projects, links to interesting papers and other opportunities to get involved within academic radiology and interventional radiology.
Attend our IR research events and journal club sessions
The main academic events we run are the annual Interventional Radiology Research Day, as well as educational events. Recordings of previous webinars are uploaded to the IR Juniors YouTube channel.
View the collaborative's academic output
UNITE has achieved early success in running multi-centre projects, as well as presenting at national/international conferences.
View our previous presentations and publications here.
Submit your idea to run as the next national UNITE project
We are always looking for new project ideas to run as a national project.
If you want to lead a national project, then submit your idea on tinyurl.com/IRproposals, and email us at email@example.com, and we will review the proposal and get in touch.