The Sax Institute hosts regular events and training courses to promote networking, collaboration and learning among health policy makers and researchers.

We also list externally run events for your interest. Check regularly for upcoming seminars, conferences and training events relevant to health research and policy making.

Know of a great event coming up? Contact the communications team to have it listed.

Knowledge Mobilisation Conference 2018

The Sax Institute’s Inaugural Knowledge Mobilisation Conference New approaches to knowledge mobilisation: co-production, impact, evaluation Hyatt Regency Sydney, 4 – 5 July 2018 Register now! The Sax Institute’s Knowledge Mobilisation Conference provides an opportunity to hear from international and Australian experts in knowledge mobilisation and to share experience in...


Masterclass: Translating Evidence into Policy – 2 July 2018

Masterclass with Andy Bindman, MD Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology & Biostatistics University of California San Francisco Do you want your research to inform government policy? Do you want to understand how to identify the government agencies and key people within them who can use your research evidence in...


Workshop: Designing evaluations of policies and programs – 9 July 2018

Workshop with Professor Nicholas Mays Professor of Health Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine University of London, England Thinking of evaluating your policy or program? Wanting to know about the strengths of different approaches? Need some advice about mixed methods? The Sax Institute invites you to a...


Translating Evidence into Policy

Implementation Science Online Course. Design, adapt, and evaluate more effective strategies to facilitate implementation of health interventions in communities. The 10-week course is delivered by the University of California, San Francisco. Participants will emerge from this class with a clearer understanding of the policy process and how they can...


Building successful partnerships for policy-relevant research

Research conducted with policy partners can have a greater chance of impacting on policies, programs and services. But how do early career researchers build these partnerships? How do they manage and sustain them? And how do they get their research findings known and used? Our new skills-based training course,...