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2019 Australian British Health Catalyst Delegation

Australia and the UK face similar challenges: ageing populations, increased healthcare costs and pressures on Government and Health Insurance funding. The Australian British Health…
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Federal Budget win for WAHTN

The Federal Government has announced it will continue to support medical and health research by investing a significant amount of funds into the national…
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2019 NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation calling for Abstracts

The 8th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation will be held in Melbourne on 19 – 20 November, 2019.   The theme for this…
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2019 REDCap Workshops

The Telethon Kids Institute’s Biometrics team provides access to REDCap for all Telethon Kids, Child and Adolescent Health Service (CAHS), and Perth Children’s Hospital…
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Multiple Genomics Health Grant Opportunities

The Federal Health Department has launched three Genomics Health Grant Opportunities. The $156 million Projects Grant stream and the $17.6 million Ethical, Legal and…
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Are you WA’s next Innovator of the Year?

Applications are now open for the WA Innovator of the Year (IOTY).  The IOTY Awards showcase innovative and entrepreneurial individuals, businesses, and creative minds…
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Don’t miss out on the 2019 Activity Based Funding Conference!

The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) will hold its Activity Based Funding Conference 2019 (ABF19) at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from Monday …
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Science on the Swan Abstract Submission Date

2019 Science on the Swan gives you the opportunity to share your research with world-leading health and science professionals.   The 2019 Conference theme…
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2019 CCRM Australia – WAHTN Technology Evaluation Workshop

WAHTN in partnership with the Centre for Cell Therapy and Regenerative medicine (CCTRM) and the Centre for Commercialisation of Regenerative Medicine (CCRM) Australia are…
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Deadline Closing for Allied Health Clinician Research Fellowships

The Clinician Research Fellowships are an initiative of the WA Department of Health in partnership with the Raine Medical Research Foundation. The program is…
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2019 Premier’s Science Awards – Shell Aboriginal STEM Student of the Year Award now open!

Applications are now open for the inaugural Shell Aboriginal STEM University Student of the Year Award at the 2019 Premier’s Science Awards Applications close…
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Your invitation to visit Israel

In May this year WAHTN Executive Director, Gary Geelhoed, will be travelling to Israel as part of a delegation of WA’s senior health and…
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Need help with Clinical Research?

WAHTN are offering a Clinical Research Support Service for anyone currently involved or interested in conducting clinical research in Western Australia.   This service…
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Watch Now: international data linkage – Australia and the UK

In a series of interviews the Chief Executive of the Population Health Research Network (PHRN), Dr Merran Smith, sits down with Professor of Health…
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$220 million for research to tackle heart disease and stroke

The Australian Government is launching a comprehensive research effort to tackle the nation’s two biggest killers – heart disease and stroke – with an…
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Research Assistants position vacant at Fiona Wood Foundation

This role is to conduct research and outcomes activities in the field of burn care and management and works under the supervision of the…
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2019 Perth Cardiovascular Research Symposium

The 2019 Symposium is a free of charge event open to all Western Australian Cardiovascular Researchers. The participation of WA Cardiovascular researchers during the…
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2019 Ramaciotti Foundation Grants

The Clive and Vera Ramaciotti Foundations are collectively one of the largest contributors to biomedical research in Australia. The Foundation has granted over $57…
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Save the Date! CSANZ 2019 Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference

The 3rd Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference is heading to Wellington, New Zealand between 12 – 13 June, 2019.   The call for Abstracts shuts…
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International Congress on Emotional Intelligence

The 7th Annual International Congress on Emotional Intelligence will be held in Fremantle, 14 – 17 July 2019.   A call for abstracts for…
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2018 NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation videos now available

The 7th Annual National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Symposium on Research Translation was held in Sydney, on 27 – 28 November 2018.…
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WA’s future leaders in health research recognised

Eleven of the leading Western Australian early career researchers have been awarded the inaugural WAHTN Early Career Fellowships in Translational Health Research. This means…
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Rapid Applied Research Translation (RART) Grant Applications Open for Round 3

The Western Australian Health Translation Network (WAHTN) in partnership with the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is offering grants to support translational research, innovation,…
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