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.Details
The Clinical Trials Support Unit offers onsite TransCelerate accredited GCP programs tailored to all staff involved in clinical research and their supporting departments, such as Pathology, Nursing and Pharmacy. Click below for more details about the courses on offer and upcoming dates.Details
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!Details
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.Details
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.Details
South West Sydney Research small grant scheme awardees 2017 South West Sydney Research sponsors an annual small grant scheme to nurture new collaborations and aid research capacity building among our member organisations. This year, owing to the exceptional quality of submissions received, four $20,000 grants have been awarded. South West Sydney Research is pleased…Details
You’re invited to attend a fantastic two-part cancer-related research seminar at the Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research! Where: Level 1 Boardroom, Ingham Institute, 1-5 Campbell Street, Liverpool When: Tuesday 18th July 12-1pm NO RSVP required Speaker One: Professor David Thomas, Head of Cancer Research at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney.…Details
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…Details
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…Details
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…Details