Education and training

Education and training

Australia has comprehensive guidelines and laws governing human research studies. We offer clinical research and ethics education and training to support researchers to meet these requirements.

By complying with these standards, researchers can ensure the rights, safety and wellbeing of participants won’t be compromised by their involvement in the study.

We offer the below education and training programs.

Research and Audit Ready Education Program

The 40 minute session covers current research topics which could have implications for a study where ethics and or safety could be compromised. Corrective and preventative strategies are discussed, enabling researchers to address and resolve potential issues in a timely and safe manner. 

  • Held: monthly at St John of God Subiaco Hospital
  • Available to: researchers and research support personnel
  • Cost: free

Good Clinical Research Practice TransCelerate Training

This one-day intensive course provides participants with a three-year international TransCelerate credentialing certification in Good Clinical Research Practice (GCP).

It will educate participants on all aspects of GCP guidelines. These guidelines are internationally endorsed for providing benchmarks in quality clinical research. The session will examine how to collect high quality, credible data that answers scientific questions and contributes to improved healthcare, while protecting the rights, safety and well-being of research study participants.

  • Held: April and October
  • Available to: researchers and research support personnel
  • Cost: free to all St John of God Health Care researchers and students of The University of Notre Dame Australia; there’s a fee for other participants.

For more information

Please contact Catherine May at St John of God Health Care Ethics Office.

Tel: 9382 6213
Email: catherine.may@sjog.org.au