Welcome to
the CAHS Research Education Program

The CAHS Research Education Program, Department of Child Health Research, Child and Adolescent Health Service includes the Research Skills Seminar Series and a number of workshops throughout the year to facilitate research projects by busy students, and staff from any clinical background (e.g. medical, nursing, allied health, pharmacy, laboratory etc.)

The Research Skills Seminar Series offers open-access, free seminars on key topics across the whole research process. Comprehensive handouts include additional information and resources, along with other known training opportunities. Seminars are available either face-to-face or online via hosted video-conference sites or individual devices using the Scopia application, and are hosted by the WA Department of Health.

Workshops include topics such as ethics, governance, data management, REDCap use, and PCH Foundation applications, plus Pitch your Project sessions.

The Research Skills Seminar Series is delivered at:
Perth Children's Hospital

PCH Auditorium, Level 5
(PCH Map)

Clinical Audit Handbook

The Clinical Audit Handbook is now available! Please click on the blue button for access
(redirects to Perth Children's Hospital website)

Upcoming seminars

20 September

Rapid Critical Appraisal of Scientific Literature

A/Prof Sue Skull
Head of the Research Education Program
Deputy Director of the Department of Child Health Research, CAHS

18 October

Statistical Tips for Interpreting Scientific Claims

Dr Julie Marsh
Snr Research Fellow, Telethon Kids Institute

Click here for the 2019 Seminar Schedule

Upcoming Workshops

Child Health Research Pitch your Project Idea

Tuesday, 19 November
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Child Health Research: REDCap Advanced Workshop
User tips and tricks

Date to be confirmed

Click here for more information on workshops

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For more information, email us ResearchEducationProgram@health.wa.gov.au


CAHS Research Education Program Activity Overview: September 2013 - July 2019

More than


More than
Seminars and Workshops

Topics across the Health Research Process

More than
Speakers from 7 Institutions

Hosted Video-Conference Sites

View the full CAHS Research Education Program Activity Report