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.

SWSR Annual Hub Prize – Applications NOW CLOSED

South West Sydney Research (SWSR) is offering a $5,000 prize to recognise and nurture collaborative research amongst our members. The winning research program can put the funds towards any research-related expense. Apply to receive recognition for your collaborative research! The deadline to apply is 22nd September 2017, with the SWSR Hub Prize recipient(s) announced at the Ingham Institute Awards Night.

Seeking Expressions of Interest

South West Sydney Research is seeking expressions of interest from enthusiastic community representatives for their governing Council. Our purpose is to facilitate South Western Sydney being internationally recognised as a leader in health and medical research that improves outcomes. Community representatives are vital members of the Council and contribute to decision making on strategic direction and initiatives to support health research across the district.

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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…

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…

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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…

Read about Healthy Cities

Landmark Glocal Health Book Published This is the urban century. At some point over the last year or so, the United Nations Population Division estimated, the world crossed a threshold: more than half of its population lives in cities. By 2050, some forecasts suggest, 70% of the world’s population will live in cities, some of…