Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Week 1 PG Introduction

 

The University of Western Australia

Winter School Postgraduate Program

Week 1: 31st July – 4th August 2017

Introduction to and Preparation for Research SR G24

Venue: Ground Floor Seminar Room

Harry Perkins Centre, QEII Campus

 

Monday – 31st July

Tuesday – 1st August

Wednesday – 2nd August

Thursday – 3rd August

Friday – 4th  August

Weekend

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.00 – 10.30am

Welcome

Introduction and Orientation

Prof Minghao Zheng

 

11.00 – 12.00pm

Code of Ethics & Code of Conduct at UWA

Prof Minghao Zheng

 

12.00 – 12.30pm

Discussion

 

9.00 -10.00am

Peer Review and Publishing in  Journals

Dr Susan Yates

 

10.00 – 10.30am

Discussion: What is the best journal in your field?

 

10.30 – 11.30am

Ethical Considerations in Publications

Dr Susan Yates

 

11.30 – 12.30pm

Discussion: What governs authorship?

 

9.00 – 10.00am

How to write a scientific paper in English

Dr Susan Yates

 

10.00 – 11.00am

How to Respond to Reviewers Comments

Dr Susan Yates

 

11.00 – 11.30am

Small Group Learning: Selection of a Title for a Manuscript

 

 

 

9.30- 10.00am

How to Obtain Postgraduate Scholarships

Ms Heather Williams

 

10.00 - 10.30am

Question & Answer Session

 

 

11.00 – 12.00pm

Introduction to Good Clinical Practice

Dr Clair Lee

 

 

9.00 – 10.00am

Reflection of the learning of the week

Prof Minghao Zheng

 

 

10.00 – 10.30am

Laboratory Group Allocations

 

 

10.30 – 11.30am

Group Task

Free time

with

homestay families

L  U  N  C  H

 

 

 

 

2.00 – 3.00pm

Health Care in Australia

Prof Geoff Riley

 

3.00 – 4.00pm

Development of Communication Skills with Patients

Prof Geoff Riley

1.00 – 2.00pm

Survey Design & Techniques

Assoc Prof Sue Skull

 

2.00 – 3.00pm

Data Collection & Management

Assoc Prof Sue Skull

 

3.00 – 4.00pm

Rapid Critical Appraisal of Scientific Literature

Assoc Prof Sue Skull

 

1.00 – 2.00pm

Animal Ethics

 

 

2.00 – 3.00pm

Research Governance and Human Ethics

 

3.00 – 3.30pm

Discussion

 

1.30 – 2.30pm

How to write a clinical research proposal

Dr Clair Lee

 

2.30 – 4.00pm

Design of Clinical Trials and Measurement of Clinical Evidence

Dr Clair Lee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.00 – 5.00

Welcome Function

The University Club Banquet Hall