Training Calendar

Training Calendar 2018

Working with MBS and PBS Data

Dates: 6 April 2018
Venue: Aerial Function Centre, Building 10, Level 7, 235 Jones Street, Ultimo, Sydney
Lecturers: Dr Anna Kemp-Casey, Research Fellow in the Medicines and Device Surveillance Centre for Research Excellence at the University of South Australia and an Adjunct Research Fellow with the Centre for Health Services Research at The University of Western Australia
Description: The Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) are valuable data resources with untapped potential to identify and monitor patterns of health use and inform health service planning.  This will provide insights into the multiple ways these datasets can be used. Participants will receive an introduction to datasets, advice on dealing with some of their specific characteristics, and view worked examples of how they can be used.
Cost: $480 (including gst)
Contact: Email

Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data

Dates:  9 April - 13 April 2018
Venue: Swansea University, UK
Lecturer: Professor David Preen, Director, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia
Description:   Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data is an intensive course of five days in duration, designed to instruct participants in the theory and practice of analysis of large sets of linked health data at an intermediate to advanced level. Advanced principles of health care epidemiology are combined with hands-on practical exercises in the implementation of computing solutions.
 Cost: Commercial: £1800.00 per delegate, Non-commercial: £11500.00 per delegate, Full-time PhD student unwaged: £750.00 per delegate (International students please enquire for further details of course fees) Fees include course materials
Contact: Email
   

Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data

Dates: 10 to 14 December 2018
Venue: University of Western Australia
Lecturers: Professor David Preen, Director, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia
Description: This is an intensive five-day unit on the theory and practice of analysis of large sets of linked administrative health data at an intermediate to advanced level.
Cost: Student: $2887.50, Professional development without assessment: $2887.50
Contact: Email

Consumer and Community Participation: A training workshop on implementing participation

Target Group - PHRN members

Facilitated by - Anne McKenzie/Consumer Advocate

Aim - This one day workshop will provide participants with a range of skills and knowledge that aims to improve their ability and confidence to work with consumers and community members.

Primarily, participants will learn:

  • To understand the principles of consumer and community participation in organisational development
  • How to begin planning and implementing consumer and community participation in all aspects of your nodes activities

Dates:
SANT DataLink, Adelaide - 22nd March 2011 (Completed)

Victorian Data Linkages - 22nd August 2011 (Completed)

CHeReL and SAX Institute - 16th September 2011 (Completed)

AIHW, Canberra - 27th February 2012 (Completed)