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Funding Rounds Now Open in RGMS

The following funding rounds are now open in RGMS:

  • 2017 Global Alliance for Chronic Disease (GACD) Request for Applications (RFA): prevention and management of mental disorders for funding commencing in 2017.  Applications close 5pm AEDT on Wednesday 1 March 2017.
  • 2017 Career Development Fellowships for funding commencing in 2018.  Applications close 5pm AEDT Wednesday 8 March 2017.
  • 2017 Early Career Fellowships for funding commencing in 2018.  Applications close 5pm AEDT on Wednesday 1 March 2017.
  • 2017 Partnership Projects - Peer Review Cycle (PRC) #1.  Applications close 5pm AEDT on Wednesday 12 April 2017.
  • RAO alert
  • 18 January 2017

Amendments to RGMS

Amendments to RGMS

  • RAO alert
  • 13 January 2017

Proposed Enterprise Agreement 2016-2019

The NHMRC has decided to take the proposed National Health and Medical Research Council Enterprise Agreement 2016 - 2019 (the proposed Agreement) to a ballot of employees.  The proposed Agreement covers all NHMRC employees, other than Senior Executive Service employees.

  • Communique
  • 18 November 2016

Commonwealth Health Minister’s Award for Excellence in Health and Medical Research 2015

Minister for Health Sussan Ley today congratulated Dr Philip Batterham on receiving the 2015 Commonwealth Health Minister’s Award for Excellence in Health and Medical Research for his work in the development of a mental health online support tool.

  • News
  • 24 January 2016

2015 NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

The 4th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation was held on 27-28 October, 2015. The theme for this year was “Policy and Research: Working together to improve the health of Australians”.

2017 NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

The 6th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation, co-hosted by the National Health and Medical Research Council and the Lowitja Institute, was held on 14-15 November, 2017.

2018 NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

The 7th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation, co-hosted by the National Health and Medical Research Council and The REWARD Alliance, was held on 27-28 November, 2018.

2016 NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

The 5th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation was held on 23 November, 2016. The theme for this year was "Embedding research into health care: building a culture of quality".