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Research newsletter December 2008

Download CEO's newsletter CEO's newsletter - December 2008 (PDF, 25KB) CEO's newsletter - December 2008 (DOC, 40KB) Outcomes of the 2008 Funding Round and Comments on 2009 Round. NHMRC takes this opportunity to thank sincerely the thousands of Australian and international researchers who have helped us with peer review this year.  We thank too, the members of the Australian Community who have been independent observers on our peer review panels in 2008. This...

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A Description of the Peer Review Process for Project Grant Applications to NHMRC

This paper provides an overview of NHMRC's process of peer review for assessing Project Grant applications. A Description of the Peer Review Process for Project Grant Applications to NHMRC (PDF, 141KB)

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CEO newsletter October 2008

Project Grants This year NHMRC received 2697 applications, which were considered by 42 Grants Review Panels in Melbourne over a period from the 28 July – 15 August 2008. The awards were announced by the Minister for Health & Ageing, the Honourable Nicola Roxon, on 16th October, 2008. 688 new project grants were supported (26.6% of the submitted grants), including 53 New Investigator project grants (i.e., applicants for their first ever NHMRC Project Grant). 75% of the applications...

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CEO's presentation to the Clinical Research Excellence Conference (CRX08)

CEO's presentation to the Clinical Research Excellence Conference (CRX08), Brisbane, 8 August 2008 (PPT, 5.9MB)

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NHMRC Submission to the Review of the National Innovation System

On 22 January 2008, the Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research, Senator Kim Carr, announced a wide ranging review of Australia's national innovation system. NHMRC Submission to the Review of the National Innovation System

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CEO's update on the 2008/09 Federal Budget

CEO's update on the 2008/09 Federal Budget and its impact on the National Health and Medical Research Council

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CEO newsletter April 2008

Introduction: April 2008 I am delighted that the Chair of NHMRC’s Council, Prof. Michael Good, has been appointed by the Government to co-chair, with the Minister for Health and Ageing the Honourable Nicola Roxon, the health session of the National 2020 Summit in April 2008. This is a wonderful recognition of Michael and his achievements and by reflection of the important role the NHMRC has in improving health. NHMRC’s Council is currently discussing prevention, obesity,...

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Use of Journal Impact Factor in peer review of individual applications

A paper prepared by Professor Anderson for the NHMRC Research Committee in February 2008. Use of Journal Impact Factor in peer review of individual applications (PDF, 196KB)

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