Learn about MRFF grant assessment processes at the next MRFF webinar

MRFF will be holding its next webinar on 15 March 2023 where they will discuss how applications to MRFF grant opportunities are assessed. Topics include the recently refreshed assessment criteria and the other key elements in MRFF grant applications.

Date: 15 Mar 2023, 2pm.

Register here.

How to do a systematic review – Online Workshop

The two-hour workshop is ideal for HDR students and EMCRs from the Faculties of Health and Business of Law. This workshop will step you through how to do a systematic review. If you are doing a review for the first time or want to pick up some new tips and resources, this workshop is ideal for you.

Date: 17 Mar, 10am-12pm

Register here.

EMCR Workshop: “Shut up and write!” Networking, and leadership forum

EMCRs and PhD students are invited to attend the first EMCR workshop for 2023, which will focus on: (a) writing, (b) networking and (c) and an exciting Forum with Leaders in the field where they will share insights how they developed their career, their approaches to leadership, their perspectives on research pathways, and who inspires them. There will be an opportunity to ask questions of panel members.

Date: 28 Mar, 9.30am-2pm

Location: Burwood Corporate Centre (Building BC, Level 2, 221 Burwood Highway Burwood VIC)

An outlook invitation has been sent out, if you have not received it please contact: health-transformation@deakin.edu.au

Collaboration lunch with Professor Jette Ammentorp and Deakin University’s Centre for Organisational Change in Person‐Centred Healthcare (OCPH)

Share in an informal setting with Denmark’s foremost expert in healthcare communication. Professor Jette Ammentorp, University of Southern Denmark and Odense University Hospital, is a leader and advocate for improving interactions between patients and clinicians. This opportunity will be a chance for knowledge sharing, and to hear first-hand from Professor Ammentorp about effecting change in the clinical sphere, including:

  • Video and audio innovations for improving clinical consultations and feedback cycles
  • Emotions in the clinical encounters
  • Curriculum development focusing on human-to-human interaction and blended learning

Date: Thursday 16 March, 10.30am to 1:30pm (Lunch provided)

Location: Waurn Ponds Estate

Register your interest: ocph@deakin.edu.au

Collaborative forum: What matters in healthcare? Innovations for person-centred care

Hosted by Deakin’s OCPH, join this showcase of communication solutions for quality, safety and workforce capability.

  • Local and international researchers, educators and consumers will offer insights into
  • Technologies supporting patient self-management and patient health behaviour change
  • Just-in-time learning for professional development
  • Complaints as a marker of quality healthcare
  • Sustaining a future workforce for person-centred care, and much more!

Plenary and panel discussions will be complemented by extensive opportunities for sharing, networking and collaboration.

Date:  22 March 2023, 9am – 4pm

Location: Deakin Downtown, 727 Collins St, Docklands

Cost: General Admission $197 + GST, Deakin Staff and Affiliates $97 + GST

 Register here 

Limited places. Registrations closing 14 March.

Harmony day lunch

IHT invite you to Harmony Day Lunch, which is a celebration of cultural diversity, inclusivity, respect, belongingness, and the unity of all nationalities within the community.

To celebrate culturally diversity within IHT, and to learn more about our colleagues’ cultural backgrounds, we encourage you to each bring a dish from your culture to share with members.

We also encourage you to wear an item of clothing that represents your culture, or to wear a touch of orange, which symbolises meaningful conversations, social communication, as well as freedom of ideas and mutual respect.

** Labels will be provided to identify dishes, and to identify food allergens.

Date: 21 Mar 12pm

Location:  IHT Burwood Hub (Building BC, Level 3, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood)

Keep an eye out for further information via email/outlook, look forward to seeing you there!

Digital Health Festival

IHT is a proud event partner of the 2023 Digital Health Festival. The festival will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on 6 and 7 June 2023.

Hear from luminaries and senior digital health leaders shaping the industry in a setting designed to ignite inspiration. The preliminary agenda is out now!

Date: 6 and 7 June 2023

Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Register on the Digital Health Festival website

Implementation Science Health Conference Australia (ISHCA23)

The full program for ISHCA 23 has been released. The event will bring together international and national leaders in implementation science, with a focus on scale up and sustainability of interventions.

Date: 23 and 24 March 2023

Location: NSW Teachers Federation Conference Centre, Sydney

Register on the ISHCA23 Website

Past events

Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS) Dec 2022

Lemai Nguyen chaired the session: How to conduct translational research with the maximum impact: reflections in healthcare context. She also conducted a presentation in a separate session titled: Digital Health Pre-PeriPost COVID: How COVID 19 has impacted digital health. Lemai and colleagues were successful in obtaining a prize for Best Track Organisation, for Digital Health Track. The event and prize were sponsored by Digital Health Track CRC.