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Clinical and Health Service Research Fellowship Scheme

Round 8 Applications CLOSED
Please refer to calendar of opportunities for future dates

A capacity building program that seeks to support established and emerging researchers/improvement professionals to become the research and improvement leaders of the future.

The purpose of the HNELHD CHSRFS is to:

  • Build HNE clinical and health service research capability and leadership by supporting and providing resources to backfill substantive positions to allow HNE Healthcare Professional/Clinicians to engage in relevant health service/clinical research and related professional development opportunities.
  • Enable high-quality clinically relevant research that aligns with HNELHD priorities to improve patient, health outcomes and service efficiencies locally, nationally and internationally.
  • Contribute to a culture of research and evidence-based improvement in HNELHD whereby research activity and evidence becomes integral to the provision of evidence-based care and improvement initiatives.

For further information or enquiries please contact the HNE Research Office or HNE Research Development Manager, Dr Kathryn Reilly:

Email: HNELHD-ResearchOffice@health.nsw.gov.au or Kathryn.Reilly@health.nsw.gov.au

Office Phone: (02) 4921 4140

Additional Resources:

HNE Fellows Learnings & Reflections (2021): Achieving Research in a Clinical & Health Service Setting