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…

Read about Healthy Cities

Landmark Glocal Health Book Published This is the urban century. At some point over the last year or so, the United Nations Population Division estimated, the world crossed a threshold: more than half of its population lives in cities. By 2050, some forecasts suggest, 70% of the world’s population will live in cities, some of…

Multi-institutional research

South West Sydney Research supports collaborative research Applications for the South West Sydney Research Small Grant Scheme for 2017 are currently open. These research grants are designed to nurture new research collaborations and support multi-institutional research spanning the south west Sydney district.   Challenges in multi-institutional research collaborations There are countless benefits to developing multi-institutional research partnerships and…

Top 5 Under 40

Search for Australia’s Top Young Science Talent Are you a young researcher in the south west Sydney region? Are you an innovative thinker in science research? The University of New South Wales (UNSW) and ABC RN today opened applications for the Top 5 Under 40, a partnership that gives a voice to a new generation of…

Computing for Health Research

Tutorial opportunity! Tim Churches, Senior Research Fellow in Health Data Science at the Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research and South Western Sydney Clinical School, will be hosting a series of weekly tutorials on computing for health researchers. The tutorials will commence in the first week of April. The tutorial series will be  targeted primarily…