You’re invited!

You are warmly invited to the Health Management and Organisation Special Interest Group PROJECTions Series Breakfast on July 19, 2017   This event is especially for clinicians, researchers, and innovators – particularly those with an interest in, and/or who are curious about health services. The event will bring together practitioners, academics, and innovators to seed…

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Rush Hour

Creating Connections at the Showcase South West Sydney Research hosted another successful Rush Hour event at the Ingham Institute and South Western Sydney Local Health District 2017 Health Beyond Research and Innovation Showcase. Researchers, clinicians, and executives of Campbelltown City Council joined together to discuss Creating Connections: From inpatient to community, from health to primary services, from…

The NHMRC program grant overhaul

The NHMRC program grant overhaul: will it change the medical research landscape in Australia? Medical researchers should be conducting life-saving research, not spending half their time writing grants. from www.shutterstock.com Gaetan Burgio, Australian National University Medical research in Australia is facing some unprecedented challenges. Investment in the National and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has been…

Health and Arts in SWSLHD

Following the PAtH Forward: Partnering Arts to Health You may be aware that the report of the NSW Ministerial Taskforce on Health and the Arts, the PAtH Forward: Partnering Arts to Health, was released in April 2016. Following the report, the NSW Health and the Arts Framework was developed by the NSW Minister for Health in September, 2016. It called for…

GSK Award for Research Excellence

GSK Award for Research Excellence – Nominations NOW OPEN Nominations are now open for the 37th GlaxoSmithKline Award for Research Excellence (ARE). The award acknowledges outstanding Australian researchers and their work and provides an $80,000 (tax free) independent research grant to the award recipient’s employing organisation to further the recipient’s work and knowledge. The award targets…

Research Methodology Seminar Series

The Ingham Institute Research Methodology Seminar Series The seminar series will be held at the Thomas and Rachel Moore Education Centre, Liverpool Hospital and will commence Thursday 15th June 2017 from 4-5pm with sessions 1-10 video-conferenced to Campbelltown Hospital. The Seminar Series comprises the following 3 components: Sessions 1-8 will focus on how to initiate…

Grant opportunities

AMP Foundation             AMP Foundation are offering $1 million in grants to amazing Australians doing great things – including medical researchers. AMP Tomorrow Makers come from all walks of life and pursue goals in many fields – from art to technology, science to social innovation, sport, music and more. They have a plan and desire to…

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Job Opportunity – Manager

South West Sydney Research is hiring! We are looking for a full-time Manager to join the team and coordinate the completion of South West Sydney Research projects. This role will be based at the Ingham Institute in Liverpool. Applicants should apply online via SEEK and provide a detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter systematically addressing the…

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Seeking Expressions of Interest

South West Sydney Research Council: Community Member South West Sydney Research is seeking expressions of interest from enthusiastic community representatives for their governing Council. Our purpose is for South Western Sydney to be internationally recognised as a leader in health and medical research that improves outcomes. Community representatives are vital members of the Council and…

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MRinRT Symposium

5th MR in RT Symposium: Image -> Innovate -> Treat  The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research and a local organising committee are hosting the 5th MR in RT Symposium in Sydney, Australia from Tuesday 20 – Friday 23 June 2017. This year will be the first time this international conference has been held in the Southern hemisphere. The symposium theme,…