PHRN 10 Year Anniversary

PHRN 10 Year Anniversary

Wednesday, March 27, 2019


Looking back over the past 10 years many things, including our logo, have changed.

The PHRN was established through a funding agreement between the Commonwealth of Australia, represented by the then Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research, and the University of Western Australia as the PHRN Lead Agent.

The vision was for a facility with nodes distributed across Australia, which would provide researchers with state-of-the-art health data linkage facilities and services.

Our work would not be possible without the support and input of our Board, our Participants and all our funding partners

Today, PHRN is proud to be Australia's national data linkage network.

If you have any photographs or images showing the changes from 2009 to 2019, we would love to hear from you!  Please email them to Nicola Tew.

< Go Back
shutterstock_586204247 Hospital Theatre.jpg

PHRN COVID-19 Offering

Our network remains open. The network is interoperable and can source expertise, technology and data from around the country. Our expert staff are highly qualified and experienced in linkage of patient data, including population-based administrative data (such as hospital admissions, notifiable diseases and death data) as well as linkage of research cohort data. In addition, we provide secure file transfer and secure remote access services. We are able to work with other NCRIS capabilities to deliver coordinated access to national research infrastructure.

iStock-525755929 - Researcher in Meeting.jpg


EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! 2020 IPDLN Conference | Data Linkage: Information to Impact | 1 - 13 November 2020 A global conference | across time zones | live and on-demand content