News & Events

News & Events


  • Christmas wishes

    Friday, 09 December 2016 

    PHRN nodes including data linkage units in each state and territory, the Sax Institute and the Program Office will close over the Christmas/New Year period. The secure data laboratory (SURE) and eResearch tools and services (SUFEX and the Online Application System) will continue to be available to researchers over the Christmas and New Year period. Please contact individual nodes for further information.

    The PHRN would like to thank everyone for their continued support and use of the PHRN data linkage infrastructure. May you all enjoy a wonderful festive season and the holidays that come with it.


  • “Tell me something I don’t know!”

    Friday, 04 November 2016 

    Barry Sandison, Director (CEO) of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) will talk about the role of the AIHW and the broader issue of the value of public data in Perth on 16 November 2016.

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  • PBS Data Workshop

    Tuesday, 04 October 2016 

    Registrations are now open for the PBS Data Workshops to be held in February 2017 at UniSA.

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  • Health Data Linkage Special Interest Group

    Friday, 02 September 2016 

    The CHeReL is hosting the next Health Data Linkage Special Interest Group meeting on Wednesday, 12 October 2016.

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  • Researcher training in Perth

    Friday, 02 September 2016 

    The Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data, an intensive five-day unit on the theory and practice of analysis of large sets of linked administrative health data, will be held in Perth in September.

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  • IPDLC 2016 begins

    Monday, 22 August 2016 

    The International Population Data Linkage Conference 2016 (IPDLC 2016) starts today in Swansea, Wales.

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  • Researcher training in Melbourne

    Friday, 05 August 2016 

    "Unlocking the power of data linkage" seminar was held on 5 August 2016 at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne.

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  • National Research Infrastructure Capability Issues Paper released

    Wednesday, 20 July 2016 

    The National Research Infrastructure Capability Issues Paper was released today by Australia’s Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel.

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    • Researcher training in Sydney

      Thursday, 19 May 2016 

      An 'Introductory Analysis of Linked Data' course is being held in June at the University of Sydney.

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    • Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowship applications now open

      Thursday, 12 May 2016 

      Applications for the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are now open.

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      • New name for Victorian node

        Thursday, 31 March 2016 

        The PHRN node in Victoria, formerly known as Victorian Data Linkages, has changed its name to the Centre for Victorian Data Linkage.

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      • NCRIS 2016-17 funding

        Friday, 11 March 2016 

        Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education and Training, has approved the guidelines for the allocation of the NCRIS 2016-17 funding.

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      • PHRN a 2016 exhibitor at Higher Education Conference

        Wednesday, 09 March 2016 

        The PHRN was a 2016 exhibitor at the Higher Education Conference 2016 at the National Convention Centre, Canberra on 9-11 March 2016.

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      • PHRN Program Office is moving

        Friday, 19 February 2016 

        The PHRN Program Office will relocate to the University of Western Australia on Friday, 19 February 2016.

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      • NHMRC Principles for accessing and using publicly funded data for health research

        Thursday, 21 January 2016 

        The NHMRC released the Principles for Accessing and Using Publicly Funded Data for Health Research (the Principles) in January 2016.

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