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118 active Clinical Research Facility studies
520 active clinical trials
4877 enrolled patients in clinical trials
$25m direct research expenditure (2020/21)

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Applications are now open for the 2023 Metro South Research Support Scheme

Funding is available for Health and Medical Research Grants including PA Research Foundation Research Awards commencing 2023. Submit your application for the 2023 Metro South Research Support Scheme now.

The new doctor of nursing (PhD) at PA Hospital

PA Hospital’s Director of Nursing in the Division of Medicine, Adriana Hada, is now also a doctor after completing her PhD focussing on clinical handover.

Empowering patients with SBAR

The SBAR communication tool which has been used extensively by health professionals in the acute care setting is now being trialled as an effective communication method for self-managed patients.

Metro South Health Announces 2022 Research Grants

Recipients of the 2022 MSH Research Grants were announced last night during a special function at the Translational Research Institute, located at Princess Alexandra Hospital.

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Last updated 23 May 2022
Last reviewed 17 November 2020