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17.11.2017

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.

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25.08.2017

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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08.03.2017

Developing a world-first radiotherapy measurement system

                          Researchers have been awarded funding to develop a world-first radiotherapy measurement system   Professor Peter Metcalf of the Centre for Medical Radiation Physics (CMRP) at the University of Wollongong, and a team of colleagues from across the south west Sydney district, have been awarded a $427,195 Cancer Council NSW project grant to…

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01.03.2017

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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01.03.2017

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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