Science on the Swan, 2017

The three-day annual international medical conference, Science on the Swan, was held in Fremantle, Perth on 2 – 4 May 2017. The conference was…
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New Targeted Calls for Research – NHMRC

The NHMRC has recently opened two Targeted Calls for Research (TCRs) to address mental health in older Australians:Depression, Anxiety and Suicide in Elderly…
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FutureNOW Series Event – Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce and ECU – “Joining the Global Innovation Chain”

Professor John Challis, Executive Director, WA Health Translation Network (WAHTN) was pleased to attend the FutureNOW Series Event, “Joining the Global Innovation Chain” by…
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Science On The Swan 2017: One Health

Science on the Swan: One Health, WA’s annual premier health and medical research conference, is now open for registration. This year the focus is…
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Health Policy and Governance: Intensive Unit at Murdoch University – Face to Face or Online – May 2017

Murdoch University’s Health Policy and Governce unit examines national and international health policy from a multidisciplinary perspective (e.g. political science, management, and economics), and…
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Position Vacant: Human Research Ethics Committee – Professional Care representative, The University of Notre Dame Australia

There are currently two vacancies for the role of Professional Care representative on the UNDA Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC). Essential Criteria:  A person…
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Call for Applications: Research Translation Projects 2017 (Round 11)

Call for Applications: Research Translation Projects 2017 (Round 11) The Department of Health invites Expressions of Interest for the eleventh round of the Research…
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WAHTN Clinical Trials Forum

The first WAHTN Clinical Trials Forum will be hosted at Fiona Stanley Education, Lecture Theatre G, Fiona Stanley Hospital, 11 Robin Warren Drive, Murdoch,…
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CSIRO Eureka Prize for Leadership in Innovation and Science

The Australian Museum is inviting nominations for a candidate for the 2017 CSIRO Eureka Prize for Leadership in Innovation and Science.  This is one…
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Massive Open Online Course at LMU Munich: “Nutrition & Lifestyle in Pregnancy”

Women who plan to have a child should keep an eye on their diets even before they become pregnant: This new online course elucidates…
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Perkins Seminar : “Global genomic profiling in multiple myeloma”

Presenter: Professor Chng Wee Joo Director, National University Cancer Institute Deputy Director & Senior Principal Investigator,Cancer Science Institute of Singapore Please see attached flyer…
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40Under40 Awards

WAHTN congratulates the recipients who have been named in this year’s 40under40 Awards; Kevin Pfleger; Andrew Whitehouse; Peter Santa Maria and Callum Ormonde were…
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IPREP WA Industry and PhD Research Engagement Program

In February 2017, three iPREPWA candidates joined the Research Education and Training Program at the WAHTN, for a six week period working on a…
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Murdoch University’s Master in Health Administration, Policy and Leadership accreditation

Murdoch University’s Master in Health Administration, Policy and Leadership has been recently accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (RACMA). If you…
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Grants windfall for WA Health researchers

Western Australian researchers have triumphed in the latest round of National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) partnership project grants, with four projects having…
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Announcing the release of the new online module “Foundations of Health Research”

The Research Education and Training Program (RETP), is proud to announce the release of the new online module “Foundations of Health Research” In this…
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Cancer Council WA – Collaborative Cancer Grant Scheme – Call for Expression of Intent (EOI)

Cancer Council WA, in partnership with Government of Western Australia, Western Australian Health Translation Network, Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, The University of Western…
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Clinician Research Fellowships

The Clinician Research Fellowships program is now open for applications. The Clinician Research Fellowships program is an initiative of the Department of Health in…
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NHMRC Outstanding Contribution Award 2017

The NHMRC are inviting nominations for an outstanding Australian for NHMRC’s biennial award to recognise long-term contribution, individual commitment and support of NHMRC and…
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Research Skills Seminar Series:Grant Applications Understanding funding opportunities, review processes and writing to optimise your chance of success

Are you interested in turning your research idea into a well prepared grant application? With funding rounds coming up again soon, it is never…
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Science on the Swan 2017 – One Health

Science on the Swan, WA’s annual premier health and medical research conference, is now open for early bird registration. This year the focus is…
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Appointment of 3 new Consumer Advocates for the Consumer and Community Health Research Network

The WAHTN Consumer and Community Health Research Network is pleased to welcome Consumer Advocates: Tanya Jones, Briony Williams and Ben Horgan to their team.…
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Australian innovative SMEs and start ups in the digital health space are invited to apply for the 2017 intake to the Texas Medical Centre Accelerator program

Innovative SMEs and startups in the digital health space are invited to apply for the Texas Medical Centre Accelerator (TMCx) online here by 23…
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Telethon – Perth Children’s Hospital Research Fund 2016 (Round 5) – Open for applications

The Department of Health in conjunction with the Channel 7 Telethon Trust is pleased to announce the fifth round of the Telethon-Perth Children’s Hospital…
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