Rush Hour: Being Mindful of Multimorbidity

Register now for Rush Hour – speed networking for researchers.

Have you ever wished you could meet other south west Sydney researchers with complimentary research interests?
Would you like to talk about your research with people who could become future collaborators?
Could you benefit from some fresh perspectives on the research questions you’re investigating?

Join us for Rush Hour at the Ingham Institute: 12-1pm 31st October!

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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.

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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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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…

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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…

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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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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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