Yes, you can apply for study leave in the usual way. For study leave activities that are linked to your clinical progression you should apply for study leave in the normal way through the medical education team at your trust. If you are employed via a university then you will need to apply for funding via your host institution's expenses process indicating that the expenses are incurred as part of HEE approved Study Leave. 

For those activities that link to your academic progression, these should be discussed with your academic supervisor and financial support will come from your academic bursary.