MACH EMCR Research Design Webinar Series

Our partners at Melbourne Academic Centre for Health (MACH) are pleased to present a four-part webinar series exploring research design tailored specifically for early and mid-career researchers.

This series is conducted by experts from the University of Melbourne’s Methods and Implementation Support for Clinical and Health research Hub (MISCH) team from February-June 2022, and is free to access for employees of Western Alliance member organisations.

  • Webinar 1, Kicking off your research: how to craft a well-defined research question by Dr Karen Lamb, was held in February 2022. View the recording and slides here.
  • Webinar 2, What’s it going to take to get your study started? Pilot and Feasibility studies, by Ms Sabine Braat. Wed 6 April 2022, 12:30. Click here to register.
  • Webinar 3: Statistics for your grant applications by Prof Julie Simpson. Wed 11 May 2022, 12:30. Click here to register.
  • Webinar 4: Economic evaluation alongside clinical trials: principles of study design and decision analysis by Dr An Duy Tran. Wed 22 June 2022, 12:30pm. Click here to register.


National Rural Health Conference

The 16th National Rural Health Conference, hosted by the National Rural Health Alliance, has been rescheduled to take place on 2- 4 August 2022 at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, QLD. The theme for this year will be ‘Bridging social distance; Rural health innovating & collaborating’.

The National Rural Health Conference is the pre-eminent event in Australia for information and inspiration about rural and remote health and wellbeing. If you are concerned about the health and wellbeing of people who live and work in rural or remote areas of Australia, then this is the conference for you. The conference will feature a number of presentations from Western Alliance affiliated researchers.

For more information, and to register, click here.