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.

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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…

Research Methodology Seminar Series

The Ingham Institute Research Methodology Seminar Series The seminar series will be held at the Thomas and Rachel Moore Education Centre, Liverpool Hospital and will commence Thursday 15th June 2017 from 4-5pm with sessions 1-10 video-conferenced to Campbelltown Hospital. The Seminar Series comprises the following 3 components: Sessions 1-8 will focus on how to initiate…

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MRinRT Symposium

5th MR in RT Symposium: Image -> Innovate -> Treat  The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research and a local organising committee are hosting the 5th MR in RT Symposium in Sydney, Australia from Tuesday 20 – Friday 23 June 2017. This year will be the first time this international conference has been held in the Southern hemisphere. The symposium theme,…

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Insights from an expert: Consumer participation

  Recent insights from an expert in consumer participation Lynda Johnston has been the Manager of the Consumer and Community Participation Unit of SWSLHD for 10 years and was recently interviewed for the Health Consumers NSW blog. Lynda has worked for many years to strengthen the relationship between clinicians across the Local Health District (LHD) and…