Research

NEWSFLASH!!!   NSW HEALTH IS IMPLEMENTING A NEW RESEARCH ETHICS and GOVERNANCE INFORMATION SYSTEM (REGIS). ALL RESEARCHERS AND RESEARCH OFFICES WILL BE AFFECTED. MNCLHD WILL ACCEPT BOTH ONLINE FORMS AND REGIS APPLICATIONS UNTIL 31 MARCH 2019. FROM 31 MARCH 2019, ALL ETHICS AND SITE GOVERNANCE APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED USING REGIS. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.
Research

Welcome to the Mid North Coast Local Health District’s (MNCLHD) Research Website. The MNCLHD Governing Board and Chief Executive are keen to promote and foster a culture of research on the MNC. Research will benefit our local area through the attraction, recruitment and retention of highly skilled clinicians with an interest in research and develop projects that are specific and will benefit OUR community and healthcare system.

 

2019 Research Calendar

January
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing

MNCLHD Grants Research Support Grant Program (RSGP) Open
External Grants NHMRC/ARC

HETI Rural AH P/grad Scholarship Open
MRFF End of Life Care (EOLC) Open

HETI RRCBP HETI RRCBP applications open
Other HETI Publication Bootcamp and Systematic review course – dates TBC
February
Research Workshops (half day)

Links to information flyer and registration forms:

Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

MNCLHD Grants

Research Support Grant Program (RSGP) Open

Evidence in practice grant (EvIP) – Open

Big Ideas Grant (Clinical Governance Unit – Internal MNCLHD access only)

External Grants NHMRC/ARC
Research Placements Research Placement Program EOIs Open
HETI Programs

MNCResearch now accepting applications for the HETI Rural Research Capacity Building Program

HETI Rural AH P/grad Scholarship Open

Other

Coffee with the Profs 

Feb 14th – Wauchope

Feb 15th 10.00 – 11.00am Bellingen Education Room

Feb 15th 12.00 – 1.00pm CHHC ED019

Feb 18th 10.00 – 11.00am Macksville EO/DON office

Feb 18th 12.00 – 1.00pm Kempsey Guilliford Meeting Room

Feb 22nd 2.30 – 3.30pm Dorrigo

Health Innovation Awards open

March
Research Workshops (half day)

The Library & the Literature

5th: PMBH Ed2

7th: CHHC ED016

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Registration

Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

MNCLHD Grants

RSGP Close – 8am 4th March

RSGP review & notification

Evidence in practice grant (EvIP) – Close 1st April

External Grants MRFF EOLC close
Research Placements

Research Placement Program

EOIs close 18th March

Forums by MNCResearch for promotion.

EOIs received and collated

HETI RRCBP HETI Rural Research Capacity Building Program open
Other

RICH Outcomes Workshop (TBC)

20 March: ACI Rural Innovations Changing Healthcare (RICH) Forum

April
   
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

MNCLHD Grants EVIP close
HETI RRCBP HETI RRCBP applications close (4 April)
May
Research Workshops (half day)

Research Approvals & Authorisations

21st: PMBH Ed2

16th: CHHC ME025

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Registration

MNCLHD Grants

RSGP funding release

EVIP release

Writing Retreat 22 – 24 May Dorrigo (Information flyer)
Research Placements Successful MNCLHD staff linked with organisations. Ethics and governance submissions commenced
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

   
June
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

Writing Retreat 26 28 June Crescent Head (Information flyer)
July
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

Research Placements Reverse placement (2-3 days)
Organisation presents to MNCLHD and VC’d across the District
August
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

September
Research Workshops (half day)

Research by Numbers

17th: PMBH Ed2

19th: CHHC ED016

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Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

Research Placements Two week placement (Sep or Oct)
Other Research and Innovation Month!!
October
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

November
Research Workshops (half day)

Research with words

12th: PMBH Ed2

21st: CHHC ME025

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Registration

Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

Research Placements On-going mentoring by organisation with Placement person
Other Research Impact Summit via webinar
December
Research Workshops (half day)  
Year-round opportunities Higher Degree by Research Support Grant (HDRSP) (applications open all year)

Support offered all year for grant writing – contact MNCResearch

Research Placements Summary report by Placement person

 

This will be achieved by:   

1. The establishment of the Mid North Coast Health Research Collaborative

The Mid North Coast Health Research Collaborative is a partnership between healthcare providers and universities committed to improving the health of our communities through innovative, quality research. Our mission is to work together to drive the integration of research, education and training in care for the benefit of the Mid North Coast community and patients. Find out more…

2. Clinical Trials

The MNCLHD currently has two active Oncology Clinical Trial Units in Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie. A multidisciplinary clinical trial unit (non-oncology) is currently being trialed in the Port Macquarie (Hastings Macleay Network). A brochure outlining the services may be found hereContact us if you would like to know more.

3. Building Research Capacity

Research Conferences, Research Education, Celebration of Staff, Research Support Services and Research Interest Groups are some of the ways we will build capacity within the MNCLHD. Also refer to our Research Strategy that defines our innovative approach to building research in our LHD.

Contact Us:

MNCLHD-Research@health.nsw.gov.au

Phone 02 5524 2490