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NHMRC

3rd Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

Event details

Type: 
Symposium
Date and time: 
12 November 2014 (All day) - 13 November 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Melbourne

The 3rd annual Research Translation Faculty Symposium was held on 12-13 November 2014. The theme for the conference was “Achieving better health outcomes for Australians living with chronic conditions through more effective research translation”.

The aim of the Symposium in 2014 was to showcase, promote and discuss Australia's research translation capabilities in the area of better health outcomes for Australians living with chronic conditions. With interests including those living in rural and remote settings, the aged, obesity related illness and improving health research literacy in this area, the conference provided a great opportunity for exchange about how more effective research translation can have a greater impact.

Program

Presentations

Powerpoint presentations from the plenary sessions and the other sessions are below.

Opening session: Increasing value, reducing waste

Plenary Session 1: A systems approach to improving health outcomes in individuals with chronic conditions living in rural and remote settings

Workshop 1A

Workshop 1B

Parallel 1A: Translation in primary care

Parallel 1B: Improving Health Systems

Plenary Session 2: Alleviating the health burden in an ageing Australian population

Plenary Session 3: From the bedside to the bench and back

Workshop 2A

Workshop 2B

Parallel 2A: Vascular

Parallel 2B: Obesity and diabetes

Workshop 3A

Workshop 3B

Parallel 3A: Cancer

Parallel 3B: Chronic illness

Photos from the event