31 July 2019. Are you a policy maker or program manager who needs to use research findings in your work? If so, the Sax Institute’s upcoming training course could be for you. In this 3.5 hour workshop, participants will gain: A greater understanding of different types of evidence from...READ MORE
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.
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13 August 2019. Join us for an “Introduction to Economic Evaluation in Health”, conducted by experienced health economists from the Sydney Health Economics Collaboration (comprising the NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney, UNSW, The George Institute). The course will cover: An introduction to economic concepts and the health...READ MORE
16 October 2019. This whole-day workshop, led by internationally renowned expert in public health evaluation Professor Adrian Bauman, will help participants understand how to select the most appropriate approach when seeking to evaluate programs and policies. The focus will be on large-scale public-sector programs and the new methods used...READ MORE
5-7 November 2019 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...READ MORE