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1/12 My goal as a researcher is to ensure equitable access to evidence-based #psychosocial #cancercare. One of the most common issues faced by people #LivingWithCancer (aka #cancersurvivors) is #cancer #fearofrecurrence https://t.co/yPqhK8GoUT

Truly inspired by Mr Charlie Booth (aged 62) who shared his recent journey learning to read and write, and is now looking forward to the day when he can read a book to his grandchildren. After all, there is no health literacy without literacy. #healthliteracy #healthconsumers

Thrilled to be at the @SWSLHD 13th Consumer and Community Participation Conference today to hear about all the fantastic efforts of and important issues relevant to consumers/carers/community in our district #healthconsumers #healthoutcomes

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02.09.2019

Ingham Institute’s Research Support Officer wins competitive scholarship

As a testament to the quality of the staff who work at Ingham Institute’s Biological Resources Unit, Alison Richards, Research Support Officer, has recently been awarded a highly competitive scholarship by ANZLAA (Australian and New Zealand Laboratory Animal Association Inc.). As part of the scholarship, Alison will be attending the American Association for Laboratory Animal…

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17.11.2017

Annual Prize – Winner

Congratulations to Professor Afaf Girgis and her team, who have been awarded the $5,000 SWSR Annual Prize to support their collaborative research. Their research aims to improve patient well-being and cancer outcomes by developing, implementing and evaluating a novel integrated e-health system that will facilitate the routine collection of patient reported outcomes (PROs) as part of standard practice.

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18.05.2017

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…

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12.01.2017

South West Sydney Researchers recognised as UNSW Scientia Professors

South West Sydney Researchers recognised as UNSW Scientia Professors Congratulations to Professors Michael Barton OAM and Derrick Silove AM, who are amongst the latest round of UNSW Scientia Professors announced. In 1997, the University created a special category of Professor – the Scientia Professors – to recognise outstanding research performance. The term “Scientia” was drawn from the University’s…

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29.11.2016

Prof Michael Barton discusses his amazing research

Research Australia Health & Medical Research Awards 2016 NSW Health Health Services Award This Award is for an individual who has provided leadership and made an outstanding contribution to health services research; driven research that has led to a significant improvement in healthcare; and/or has championed the development of the health services research field. Congratulations…

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