Higher Specialist Scientific Training

What is Higher Specialist Scientific Training?
HSST is work-based training and study at doctorate level for registered clinical scientists to enable them to practise at consultant healthcare scientist level. 
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Important documents for potential HSST applicants

National School of Healthcare Science

An overview of HSST - 'Scaling the Heights'

Academy of Healthcare Science (AHCS)

AHCS Equivalence FAQs
AHCS Equivalence Guidance

You can find out further information here:

        Academy for Healthcare Science

        National School of Healthcare Science

For information on a new Higher Specialist Scientist Training Programme in Transfusion Science, please read the article below by Marion Scott
(Retired NHSBT Clinical Scientist Working with BBTS, NHSBT, ACS, AHCS and RCPath):

Consultant Clinical Scientist Training: Progress update Dec 2017

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