HSST Curricula for 2014-15 now available

The full set of Higher Specialist Scientist Training curricula for a 2014-15 start have now been published by the Modernising Scientific Careers team

HSST curricula website

The 19 curricula cover areas across Medical Physics & Clinical Engineering, Physiological Sciences and Life Sciences (Life Sciences curricula produced in conjunction with the Royal College of Pathologists as part of FRCPath training).

The specialisms are:

Life Sciences

  • Analytical Toxicology
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Clinical Immunology
  • Genetics
  • Haematology
  • Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Pathology of Acquired Disease
  • Molecular Pathology of Infection
  • Reproductive Science
  • Virology

Physiological Sciences

  • Audiological Science
  • Cardiac Science
  • Gastrointestinal and Urological Sciences
  • Opthalmic and Vision Science
  • Respiratory and Sleep Physiology
  • Vascular Science

Physical Sciences & Biomedical Engineering

  • Clinical Biomedical Engineering
  • Medical Physics

All the curricula can be downloaded from the HSST pages of the Modernising Scientific Careers Curricula NHS Network.