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The Department of Health has provided a series of presentations to assist WA researchers to develop research budgets and complete the Research Budget Template and the RGS Budget Form.
The Department of Health has provided a series of presentations on WA Health's participation in the NMA scheme, with information on how to submit an ethics application to either a WA Health or non-WA Health NMA Lead HREC. The slides are available below:
The Department of Health and the WA Health Translation Network (WAHTN) have developed the Research Education and Training Program.
The RETP provides free online research education for staff and students to partner organisations of the WAHTN. The topics and content are developed by the RETP team in collaboration with a range of content experts to ensure that the training provided is practical, concise and suitable for all researchers from any background and level of experience. All module completion contributes towards continuing professional development hours (CPD).
The Program provides:
1. Good Clinical Practice Version 3 (2hrs per module):
2. Identifying Grant Opportunities (2hrs)
3. A Practical Guide to Critical Appraisal of Scientific Papers (2 hrs)
4. Literature Searching and Management (1.5hrs)
5. An Introduction to Health Research (1-2 hrs)
6. Health Economics: Application to Research (3hrs)
7. The Essentials of Writing a Research Protocol (2hrs)
8. An Introduction to Immersive Technologies in Healthcare (1 hr)
The PMH Research Skills Seminar Series (RSSS) is part of the Research Education Program, Dept. of Child Health Research, Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH), WA Department of Health. Seminars are hosted by WA Department of Health. Click here for the full 2018 Schedule.
Australian Clinical Trials
The Australian Clinical Trials website hosts 4 modules which provide an introduction to the clinical trials environment, clinical research ethics and ethical review and research governance processes.
Access the eLearning modules (external site).
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