Research Skills Seminar Series

The seminar series is hosted by the WA Department of Health.  Seminars cover a range of topics covering the entire clinical research process and are one hour duration each.

The seminar schedule may be subject to change. Notification of any changes regarding topics, locations, and times will occur to all those who have registered to attend.

2018 Research Skills Seminar Series


All seminars are now presented at:

PCH Auditorium
Level 5, Perth Children's Hospital

15 Hospital Ave, Nedlands WA

Research Skills Seminar Series is also available to view through our network of hosted video conference sites and online via Scopia.

If you plan to attend at the PCH Auditorium, please note that during question time, ceiling microphones in the auditorium will be on. Any noises made during this period will be picked up and broadcast through video-conference to external viewers.

Next Seminar:

Getting the most out of Research Supervision
by Professor Jonathan Carapetis
Director of Telethon Kids Institute

Friday, 22 June
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Whether you are doing research for a formal degree or a small project, this seminar will help you navigate your rights and responsibilities of being a supervisor or a supervisee, and how to get the best of out both roles.

This seminar will cover practical tips related to the selection of suitable research projects, supervisor frequency and time allocation, different supervision styles, remote supervision and working with multiple supervisors.

Recent Past Seminars

Video recordings are available to view on the "Past Seminars" page.

Research Fundamentals (9 Feb)

Introductory Biostatistics (23 Feb)

Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (9 Mar)

Scientific Writing (23 Mar)

Ethics in Research (6 Apr)

Rapid Critical Appraisal of Scientific Literature (4 May)

Consumer and Community Involvement in Research (18 May)

Survey Design and Techniques (25 May)

Click here for the 2018 Research Skills Seminar Series

Download a pdf of the 2018 Schedule here