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)

Upcoming seminars

16 August

Sample Size Calculations
Calculating simple sample sizes using PS software

Julie Marsh
Snr Research Fellow, Telethon Kids Institute

30 August

Oral Presentation of Research Findings

A/Prof Sue Skull
Head of CAHS Research Education Program

6 September

Conducting Systematic Reviews

Prof Sonya Girdler
Professor of Occupational Therapy, Curtin University
Director of the Curtin Autism Research Group (CARG)

Click here for the 2019 Seminar Schedule

Upcoming Workshops

Child Health Research Pitch your Project Idea

Tuesday, 3 September
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Child Health Research: REDCap Basics Workshop
An introduction to project set-up

Wednesday, 14 August
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Child Health Research: REDCap Intermediate Workshop
Beyond the Basics

Wednesday, 11 September
2:00pm - 3:30pm

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CAHS Research Education Program Activity Overview: September 2013 - May 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