7th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

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Conference lasting more than one day

Description of the event


Date and time: Tuesday, 27 November 2018 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 28 November 2018 - 5:00pm

Location: Sydney, Australia

The 7 th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation will be held at The University of Sydney in November. This year, the National Health and Medical Research Council will be partnering with The REWARD Alliance (link is external).

The theme will be ‘Ensuring Value in Research’ with a particular focus on:

  1. Justifiable research priorities
  2. Robust research design, conduct and analysis
  3. Regulation and management of research conduct proportionate to risks
  4. Accessible research methods and findings and complete and usable research reports.

The REWARD Alliance is an international network of funders, editors, researchers and other stakeholders with a shared interest in ensuring value in health and medical research.

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The Symposium is for anyone with an interest in ensuring that research contributes to knowledge and improved health outcomes in the most effective and efficient way. Participants may include preclinical and clinical researchers, health services and public health researchers, policy makers, health care practitioners and managers, community members in health care and consumers. Symposium participants will also have the opportunity to network with, learn from, and establish collaborations with others committed to ensuring value in research.

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The University of Sydney
Sydney, NSW

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Key Words (MeSH) describing the topic

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Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
Research Design
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
Products resulting from the conversion of one language to another.

Workplaces involved

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Health Care - Health care providers - Queensland Health - Mackay Hospital and Health Service - Mackay Base Hospital - Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation

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National Health and Medical Research Council

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