Research Advantage

Health Professionals Research Education Program

Health Professionals Research Education Program

Research Support Services

The University of Newcastle [via Research Advantage] in collaboration with Hunter New England Local Health District will deliver the Health Professionals Research Education Program.

A series of presentations/seminars have been developed to run from March to November in 2018 - providing information and practical advice for our Clinician Researchers, Clinicians, Managers and Conjoints.

The fourth and final health specific information session for 2018 is focused on enhancing knowledge about the various Research Support Services offered through Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD), University of Newcastle (UON) and the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI).

This session is designed to build knowledge of health professionals currently conducting research or planning to conduct research to enhance access to research support services available.

Who: UON Researchers and HNELHD Clinician Researchers, Clinicians, Managers and Conjoints

When: 12.15pm – 2.00pm Friday 9 November 2018 [light lunch available from 12.15pm – 12.30pm]

Where: John Hunter Hospital – Level 2 Small Lecture Theatre [6067] adjacent to the Library


Introduction Professor Deb Hodgson, Pro Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation, UON
HMRI Clinical Research Design and Statistics (CReDITSS) Chris Oldmeadow,  Director and Senior Statistician, HMRI
HMRI Health Economics Andrew Searles, Health Economist, HMRI
HNE Health Library services Angela Smith, Liaison Librarian/Research Support
HNELHD Health Research Translation Centre Kristy Morris, Manager, HTRC
UON Research Advantage Program Jo Dixon, Manager Research Advantage Program, UON
Questions and Close Professor John Wiggers, Director, Health Research and Translation, HNE


Face to face attendance is preferred

Videoconferencing (V/C) is available at the following sites. If you would like to V/C from another site please email for this to be arranged.

  • Tamworth - ASB (Acute Services Building) Meeting Room 3
  • Maitland - HSU (Health Services Unit/Union) Meeting Room
  • Armidale CH - Conference Room 2
  • Manning Hospital - Population Health Meeting


Open to all UON Researchers and Hunter New England Local Health District Clinician Researchers, Clinicians and Managers.


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