09
08
2018

$18 million for medical research to improve women’s health

Please find below a link to an announcement by the Federal Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt https://www.greghunt.com.au/18-million-for-medical-research-to-improve-womens-health/ While the detail is unclear…more

07
08
2018

iPREP WA Program: Round 2 open – PhD students solving business problems

What is iPREP? iPREP WA is a unique collaboration between the five WA universities and has been established for PhD candidates who may not…more

06
08
2018

Pathway to Policy – Free online course

Are you an early-mid career researcher or practitioner? Do you want to see your research inform government and other agency decision making but not…more

30
07
2018

WAHTN Early Career Research Fellowship Open now!

WAHTN presents an opportunity to submit an expression of interest (EOI) for an Early Career Fellowship in Health Research Translation. Fellowships will be open…more

04
07
2018

New hub in Western Australia to boost life sciences and innovation research

The Australian Government’s Medical Technology, Biotechnology, and Pharmaceutical (MTP) Industry Growth Centre – in collaboration with the Western Australian Government and The University of…more

20
06
2018

2019 Spinnaker Grants – Now open!

The 2019 Spinnaker Grants aim to foster a culture of research where ECRs are encouraged and nurtured to excel. Capacity building and research collaborations…more

13
06
2018

Premier’s Fellows in phenomics to advance precision medicine

McGowan Government’s $1.5 million investment attracts world-class medical researchers Internationally recognised Premier’s Science Fellow and talented Premier’s Early to Mid-Career Fellow appointed Fellows will…more

31
05
2018

WA BioInnovation Showcase and Networking Event 2018

You’re invited to attend the WA BioInnovation Showcase and Networking Event 2018 Dates : Thursday 6 and Friday 7 September 2018 Venue : Ernst…more

30
05
2018

AEA Call for Abstracts and Workshops

The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Epidemiological Association (AEA) Call for Abstract Submission and Half Day Workshops. Please see the attached flyer AEA…more

10
05
2018

Good News for Medical Research in the 2018 – 2019 Federal Budget!

Attached is a summary from the Association of Australia Medical Research Institutes (AAMRI) of the 2018-19 Federal Budget. The highlights are as follows: A…more

03
05
2018

Premier’s Science Awards and WA Science Hall of Fame nominations

Applications for the Premier’s Science Awards and nominations for the WA Science Hall of Fame close at 10.00am (AWST) on Monday 21 May 2018.…more

02
05
2018

WA Health Translation Network receives $6.1 million to improve healthcare for West Australians

The Minister for Aged Care and Indigenous Health, Senator Ken Wyatt today announced $6.1 million in funding over three years from the Medical Research…more

26
04
2018

Call for Applications: Research Translation Projects 2018 (Round 12)

The Department of Health invites Applications for the twelfth round of the Research Translation Projects (RTP) funding program. The RTP program seeks to support…more

23
04
2018

Gates Foundation Grant Opportunities

Grand Challenges Explorations grant opportunities The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) https://gcgh.grandchallenges.org/about proposals for the following three challenges…more

19
04
2018

7th NHMRC Symposium 2018 – Call for abstracts now open!

The 7th NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation will be held in Sydney on 27—28 November 2018. A call for abstracts is now open https://icmsaust.eventsair.com/nhmrc-2018/call-for-abstracts.…more

17
04
2018

Applications for the Forrest Research Foundation Post-doctoral Fellowships are now open

Please see below a flyer and a note on the application process Forrest Research Foundation Post-doctoral Fellowship flyer Forrest Fellowship application details…more

10
04
2018

Calling all aspiring biomedical innovators and medtech entrepreneurs!

Do you have a clinical, business, research or engineering background and a passion for solving unmet medical needs?   We are seeking the next generation…more

29
03
2018

WAHTN Activity Report 2017

One of WAHTN’s major successes over the course of the last year was to be awarded NHMRC accreditation as an Advanced Health Research and…more

16
03
2018

Universities and CSIRO in WA reach agreement to make facilities available for WA researchers

A new agreement signed in January 2018 gives researchers from five WA universities and CSIRO equal access to equipment and research facilities in centres…more

09
03
2018

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…more

09
03
2018

New Independent Researcher Infrastructure Support Awards

The Department of Health is inviting applications for New Independent Researcher Infrastructure Support (NIRIS) Awards. The purpose of these Awards is to recognise outstanding…more

09
03
2018

Raine Medical Research Foundation 2019 Raine Priming Grants Open for application

The Raine Medical Research Foundation provides Priming Grants for health and medical research scientists and clinicians at an early stage in their career, to…more

09
03
2018

Researchers urged to sign up for service

Are you involved with research in the WA health system?  Then be sure to sign up to the Research Governance Service (RGS). The RGS…more

09
03
2018

2018 Data Linkage Branch Applicant Workshops

The Data Linkage Branch now offers a tailored workshop for researchers and other applicants interested in applying for linked data. Both new and experienced…more