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Image - UNSW study highlights need for refugee immunisation strategy
A UNSW study has found immunisation policy for refugees differs substantially across states and territories, highlighting the need for a national strategy. The policy review of Dr Abela Mahimbo, Dr...
Image - UNSW research questions efficacy of face masks
The longstanding belief that a surgical mask provides adequate protection against infections spread by droplets has been turned upside down by new research that finds respirators do a better job....
QRN Hub Clinic
Run by the QRN Hub, the Qualitative Research Clinic is a consultation service offering expertise and guidance from experienced qualitative researchers in planning and conducting qualitative research...

UPCOMING EVENTS

Image - Creative tensions: Ethics, risk, and methodological innovation in qualitative and arts-based research
Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Digital storytelling, found poetry, and collaborative mural making are but a few of the arts-based approaches currently being used by qualitative researchers. Unpacking some of the creative tensions...
Image - Ethical dilemmas, creative solutions: Panel discussion on ethics in qualitative research
Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Ethical considerations take both a core and peripheral place in research. While being a mandatory requirement in the research process, ethics can take a procedural direction, becoming a ‘tick-box’...
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Friday, 1 December 2017 - 9:00am
The Medicine L&T Forum showcases a variety of leaning and teaching practices as well as stunning innovations. It provides an opportunity to discuss the “nuts and bolts” of learning changes with...
New approaches risk biosecurity image
Sunday, 10 December 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
In this workshop, we will introduce participants to game-changers in biosecurity, and explore new approaches to risk analysis. We will also cover methods for predictive modeling which can assist in...