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We’ve got another award winner announcement! Congratulations Dr Tara Roberts @DrTaraLRoberts as the successful recipient of @ConcertTcrc’s #BridgingGrant! We’re building a superior high-performance Cancer workforce & planning for the future & Dr Roberts exemplifies this 👍🏿

A visual representation of scientific research across the indications of multiple therapeutic areas. From then to now, what are the areas being overlooked? (Sourced from MSI Group Ltd) #healthpriorities #researchpriorities

FREE online training: #DataScience is considered the "sexiest job of the 21st century." Learn data science in this full 6-hour course for absolute beginners from Barton Poulson of @datalabcc

Exciting PhD opportunity at University of New South Wales Sydney - Apply for a prestigious Scientia PhD Scholarship in 3D bioprinting and cancer in @MK_CCI lab!
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NEWS: A huge thrill to share news that our CEO & co-founder @MVEG001 Dr Marguerite Evans-Galea, scientist and advocate for greater diversity and equity for women in STEMM, named in the #QueensBirthdayHonours list as a Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

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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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Free Smoking Cessation Training for Health Professionals

  South Western Sydney Primary Health Network Training opportunity South Western Sydney PHN (SWSPHN) is working with local health care professionals to try and reduce the high smoking rates seen amongst the residents of South Western Sydney. In 2014-2015 20.7% of adults aged over 16 in SWS were smokers compared to 15.6% in NSW. Smoking…




Upcoming conferences

  MRinRT Conference The Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research and a local organising committee are hosting the 5th MR in RT Symposium in Sydney, Australia from 20-23 June 2017. FIND OUT MORE about this conference.   Primary Healthcare Research Conference The 2017 Primary Healthcare Research Conference is being held in Brisbane between 7-9th August, 2017. The conference organisers are…


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Understanding the General Practice Nursing Workforce in South Western Sydney

Hub Grant Funding paving the way for innovations in local primary care Innovative new research is being undertaken with two Hub member organisations, The University of Wollongong and the South Western Sydney Primary Health Network. Prof. Liz Halcomb (University of Wollongoing), Susan McInnes (University of Wollongoing), Rebekkah Middleton (University of Wollongoing), Dr Keith McDonald (South Western…


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Introducing the South West Sydney Research Team

South West Sydney Research has grown The team at South West Sydney Research has recently grown. Sarah Masso has now joined Tanya Ward and Hub Council Representatives to support health and medical research in the south west Sydney. Welcome Sarah! South West Sydney Research is part of a network of eight health research hubs across the…


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