South West Sydney Research brings together healthcare, research and health education entities in South West Sydney as a co-ordinated Hub.


South West Sydney Research facilitates world-class research by supporting multi‑professional and multi‑centre collaboration, working to improve our competitiveness, and reducing barriers to research conduct and translation.


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Do you have a high quality biospecimen collection and associated data that could be used to investigate priority health issues for NSW? Applications are now open for our Biospecimen Collection Grants (round two)

LATEST RESEARCH 📑: Our colleague Tim Churches and Louisa Jorm from the Centre for Big Data Research in Health publish in JMIR Public Health Surveillance on COVOID - a stochastic individual contact model used to evaluation COVID-19 interventions DOI: 10.2196/18965

Plenty of events listed on our events page for July including webinars from @AusHealthcare, @FranklinWomen @MBG_SPHERE @ConcertTcrc @AHPA_AU and more.

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Ingham awards night: the Oscars night of research

If anyone had inadvertently walked into the Arena at the William Inglis Hotel, Warwick Farm last Thursday night, they might have been a bit confused. So polished and so classy was the 7th Ingham Institute Annual Awards Dinner that it could easily have been mistaken for the Oscars was it not for its location in…


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Franklin Women Series Part 3 – Mentoring: is it time well spent?

It takes time to be a mentor. Valuable time. Time that most of us simply don’t have enough of. So, with time being one of the great challenges in people’s lives, the questions that inevitably arise for people thinking about signing up for the Franklin Women’s mentoring program is: Will it be worth it? Or,…


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Caring for animals in medical research – a job you probably didn’t know existed

It’s not often you hear about the people working in animal research. Sure, there’s an occasional story about a new and promising drug which might mention it was initially tested on mice. But for the most part, people are unaware of how much work, and more importantly, how much care goes on behind-the-scenes in animal…


Members, Spotlight on Research


Franklin Women Part 2: Mentoring Program

It’s not always an easy road to travel when you’re working in medical research. This is particularly so for women who experience unique challenges. Unfortunately there is a point at mid-career level when many are leaving the profession resulting in an under-representation of women in leadership positions. Knowing this to be the case, Franklin Women…


Networking, Spotlight on Research

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South West Sydney Research Small Grant Scheme 2018 – awardees announced!

South West Sydney Research (SWSR) proudly sponsors an annual small grant scheme to nurture new collaborations and aid research capacity building among our member organisations. This year, owing to the high quality of submissions received, three $20,000 grants have been awarded. SWSR is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Small Grant Scheme.


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