06
03
2018

Scientist Knowledge Translation Training workshop 2018

SKTT-poster WAHTN May 2018 WAHTN is delighted to host the Scientist Knowledge Translation Training workshop 2018 by Melanie Barwick and Tamika Heiden on Monday…more

06
03
2018

Science on the Swan 2018 – Save the Date and Register Now!

Don’t miss Western Australia’s premier, multidisciplinary annual health and medical science conference! 1-3 May 2018, Rydges Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle, WA Check out our  speakers…more

05
03
2018

Rare Disease Day 28 February 2018

Genetic and Rare Disease Network, the Western Australian Health Translation Network, the Western Australian Register of Developmental Anomalies and Rare Voices Australia hosted the…more

13
02
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

13
02
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

13
02
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

13
02
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

05
02
2018

Partnership Projects Special Initiative

This year a special initiative in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health is being offered through NHMRC Partnership Projects, with support from the Department…more

31
01
2018

Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Award to WAHTN

In the 2017 Federal Budget, $10million was allocated to the 7 accredited AHRTC’s and the 2 accredited CIRH’s; $2million to each of the 4…more

24
01
2018

New Executive Director appointed for WAHTN

Professor Gary Geelhoed has been appointed as the new Executive Director of the Western Australian Health Translation Network (WAHTN). Gary is currently the Chief…more

12
12
2017

Telethon-Perth Children’s Hospital Research Fund 2017 (Round 6)

Call for Applications – Closing Date: 1:00pm, Tuesday 13 February 2018 The Telethon-Perth Children’s Hospital Research Fund (TPCHRF) was established by the Department of…more

08
12
2017

AICC WAHTN Business Breakfast 2017

The annual event hosted by the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (WA) and Western Australian Health Translation Network (WAHTN) was held on Wednesday the 6th…more

23
11
2017

Science on the Swan 2018: Save the date!

Science on the Swan will be held at the Esplanade Fremantle on 1st – 3rd May 2018 and registrations will open in mid-December 2017.…more

22
11
2017

AusBiotech 2017

The Western Australia Health Translation Network attended the 2017 AusBiotech conference, held in Adelaide in October. The AusBiotech conference is the leading life sciences…more

22
11
2017

RETP Launches New Online Module – Health Economics: Application to Research

Economic evaluation is a necessary inclusion in translation of health research to policy. An understanding of the resource implications enables budget allocation in a…more

16
11
2017

RETP Launches New Online Module – Health Economics: Application to Research

        Economic evaluation is a necessary inclusion in translation of health research to policy. An understanding of the resource implications enables…more

10
11
2017

Seeking experienced and motivated individual to undertake a comprehensive literature review as part of the development of a WA Aboriginal Youth Health Strategy.

Project introduction The Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia (AHCWA) are currently seeking expressions of interest for an experienced and motivated individual to undertake…more

01
11
2017

MTPConnect opens call for EOI for $5m BioMedTech Horizons program supported by MRFF

Australian innovators in 3D printing and precision medicine can now apply for finance after a call was put out for ­expressions of ­interest for…more

04
10
2017

NHMRC’s consultations on peer review for the new grant program

Following the 2016 Structural Review of NHMRC’s Grant Program (the Structural Review) and Minister Greg Hunt’s May 2017 announcement of our new grant program,…more

04
10
2017

NHMRC’s consultations on peer review for the new grant program

Following the 2016 Structural Review of NHMRC’s Grant Program (the Structural Review) and Minister Greg Hunt’s May 2017 announcement of our new grant program,…more

26
09
2017

WAHTN hosted year 10 student for work experience

Last week, the WAHTN hosted Electra Goodwin, a year 10 student for a week of work experience, under the supervision of Dr Alexandra Heaton.…more

26
09
2017

WAHTN hosted year 10 student for work experience

Last week, the WAHTN hosted Electra Goodwin, a year 10 student for a week of work experience, under the supervision of Dr Alexandra Heaton.…more

22
09
2017

Professor Andrew Whitehouse awarded the 3M Eureka Prize for 2017

Professor Andrew Whitehouse, head of the Autism Research Team at the Telethon Kids Institute was recently awarded the 3M Eureka Prize for 2017, one…more

22
09
2017

Professor Andrew Whitehouse awarded the 3M Eureka Prize for 2017

Professor Andrew Whitehouse, head of the Autism Research Team at the Telethon Kids Institute was recently awarded the 3M Eureka Prize for 2017, one…more