Evidence Matters is the Sax Institute’s monthly newsletter, which will update you on the latest jobs, events, reports, research and news from the Institute, as well as new programs and services, and opportunities for collaboration.

Evidence Matters Issue 11

August 2016. In this issue, we announce that applications are open for our 2016 Research Action Awards, share the results of an evaluation of the Sax Institute’s work, and put the spotlight on Sax staff member Amanda Dominello, who supports our research and researchers. Read the full issue Subscribe...

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Evidence Matters Issue 10

July 2016. In this issue we highlight the newest edition of the journal we publish, Public Health Research & Practice, share an invitation to our upcoming 45 and Up Study Collaborators’ Meeting, discuss impactful work being done by our member University of Newcastle, and more. Read the full issue Subscribe...

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Evidence Matters Issue 9

June 2016. In this issue we share our submission to the Australian Medical Research and Innovation Five Year Strategy and we share news published in The Mandarin addressing the challenges that face evidence-informed policy making today. Read the full issue Sign up for the newsletter here.

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Evidence Matters Issue 8

May 2016. In this issue we share a summary of  a joint Sax Institute and The Australian Prevention partnership centre seminar with Canadian health data science expert Professor Nate Osgood. He told the packed seminar that dynamic simulation modelling could make sense of the “cacophony of data” being collected from...

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Evidence Matters Issue 7

April 2016. In this issue we introduce the four future healthcare leaders who are set to embark on diverse research projects aimed at improving health services delivery and outcomes, after being awarded 2016 HARC (Hospital Alliance for Research Collaboration) scholarships and we take you behind the scenes with a Sax Institute...

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Evidence Matters Issue 6

March 2016. In this issue we share a new blog by Professor Don Nutbeam who has recently joined the Sax Institute as a Senior Adviser. He argues the UK experience has enabled universities and researchers to demonstrate the tangible benefits of national research investment. And he says it’s time for...

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Evidence Matters Issue 5

January 2016. In this issue we share news of a research project that looks at ingredients for success in obesity prevention. We also share a new INSIGHTS video featuring drug law reform doctor Alex Wodak. Read the full issue 

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Evidence Matters Issue 4

November 2015. In this issue Kings Fund CEO Professor Chris Ham writes that cross-national comparisons of healthcare systems are fraught with difficulty but they can reveal important lessons if used thoughtfully. We also feature a story on major enhancements to the 45 and Up Study that will help create the world’s...

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Evidence Matters Issue 3

October 2015. In this issue we meet four researchers whose work has changed the way we design and deliver healthcare and were recently honoured in our inaugural Research Action Awards. Read full issue

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Evidence Matters Issue 2

September 2015. Join our forum on evaluating care, find out about a new service to help policy agencies take their ‘research temperature’ and watch out new video series featuring Professor Bruce Armstrong as he talks public health. Read full issue

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