CAN WE MANAGE TYPE 2 DIABETES BETTER IN HOSPITAL?
Come along and have your say!
You are invited a focus group to inform the ‘Designing better in-hospital care for patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D)’ project
We are holding small focus group sessions to help shape and improve how diabetes services and care is delivered within hospitals, from admission through to discharge to community-based services and resources.
We are consulting with health professionals and consumers so if you are:
A General Practitioner, Aboriginal Health Practitioner, Allied Health Practitioner or other Health Professional and would like to participate find out more here
A person with T2D, over 18 years of age and have been admitted to a public hospital and would like to participate find out more here
For more information on this project contact firstname.lastname@example.org
$6 Million Funding Boost for Translation of Medical Research into Health Solutions for Patients
The South Australian Academic Health Science and Translation Centre (SA Centre), which brings together medical researchers and clinicians across South Australia, will receive $6.1 million from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) to continue its efforts to translate cutting-edge research into health impact.
New CEO appointed to SA Centre
Wendy Keech commenced as Chief Executive Officer of the South Australian Academic Health Science and Translation Centre on January 22nd, 2018.
Wendy brings a range of research, policy and practical experience in the research translation and strategic leadership to this position. Most recently Wendy was Executive Officer/Senior Manager of the South Australian Aboriginal Chronic Disease Consortium, a key project of the SA Centre. Prior to that she was Senior Research Translation Manager in Wardliparingga Unit, the Aboriginal Research Unit at SAHMRI. Before moving to SAHMRI, Wendy spent almost 11 years as Director of Cardiovascular Health at the Heart Foundation in SA where she also had national leadership roles. Other relevant roles include Board Chair of Walking SA, Board Secretary of Reconciliation SA, Co-chair of the SA Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention Working Group and past member of the SA Public Health Council.
2018 Student Open Night
SA Academic Health Science and Translation Centre is pleased to present the 2018 Student Open Night to be held on Monday 23 July 2018 from 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm, in the SAHMRI Foyer and Auditorium.
The event provides an opportunity for prospective students (primarily PHD and Honours Students) to meet with representatives from the three SA universities, CSIRO and SAHMRI to explore their options to undertake research projects with a translational focus.