Health care improvement fellowships We develop senior leaders to improve quality in health care across the UK.


Our fellowship programmes are designed for future and senior leaders who are passionate about improving the quality of health and care services in the UK.

We create space and support to develop leadership skills for health care leaders in policy, practice and research that help improve quality.

Our fellowships offer unique development opportunities to enhance leadership and quality improvement skills where Fellows can gain qualifications and build practical knowledge about what works to improve health care.

We have a range of fellowship programmes for senior leaders in health care services and talented clinicians and academics wanting to lead original and applied research dedicated to improving health care in the UK.

Our fellowship programmes




A funded leadership development and quality improvement programme.


Improvement Science Fellowships


This senior post-doctoral fellowship offers three years’ funding to lead original, applied research...


Clinician Scientist Fellowships


This fellowship provides five years of funding to enable talented clinicians to pursue academic...

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We look for talented and passionate individuals as everyone at the Health Foundation has an important role to play.

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Q is an initiative connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK.

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