Upcoming events

MACH EMCR Research Design Webinar Series 2024

MACH is pleased to present a six-part webinar series exploring research design tailored specifically for early and mid-career researchers. he series will be conducted by experts from the University of Melbourne’s Methods and Implementation Support for Clinical and Health research Hub (MISCH) team and invited speakers from Centre for Digital Transformation of Health.

Webinar 1: Designing health research projects that leverage digital technology

Presenters: Dr Kit Huckvale (CDTH) and Dr Olivia Metcalf (CDTH)

Date: Monday, 18 March

Time: 12-1pm

About the topic: Have you dreamed about the ways in which health care can be improved through technology? Do you have a great idea for an app, or AI algorithm, or EMR tool that can transform healthcare? The digital transformation of healthcare is underway, but many hurdles face health researchers when it comes to designing successful research projects. The Validitron team is experienced in digital health research, and collaborates with researchers who have great ideas and need help. This seminar will introduce you to digital health research methods.

A-CTEC 2024 Conference: Better Together

Join us to update and expand your knowledge and network with fellow health and clinical trials professionals at the Australian Clinical Trials Education Centre (A-CTEC) national conference.

Date: Friday May 10 – Saturday May 11

Where: Pullman Melbourne On The Park (see map)

Cost: In-person attendance $195 AUD, Online only $75 AUD

Conference Sessions will cover:

  • Working together to deliver Australians better trials
  • Working together to deliver better clinical trial care and quality
  • Sharing learnings to achieve better performance – Regulatory Business Practices
  • Working together to bring a better future

A-CTEC welcomes abstracts submission, and we look forward to seeing and showcasing your great work in advancing Australian clinical trials. All levels, junior to experts, are encouraged to submit to present the following:

  • Oral Presentation
  • Poster 
  • Either



Strengthening Medicare – Insights and Impacts Webinar

In the first webinar of the MACH Systems Disruptors series our panel discussed the recommendations and resulting impacts of the Strengthening Medicare Taskforce to modernise and improve Medicare.

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Melbourne Emerging Leaders in Biomedical Research Symposium

MACH proudly supports the Melbourne Emerging Leaders in Biomedical Research 2023 Symposium: Advancing Discovery.

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MACH EMCR Research Design Webinar Series

MACH is pleased to present webinar series exploring research design tailored specifically for early and mid-career researchers (EMCRs).

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MACH Education and Workforce Symposium: Rethink, Renew, Retain

Experts in education and workforce development share their thoughts on how to rethink, renew and retain.

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My Life as a Biomedical Scientist

Experts from across MACH partners and affiliates shared their experiences and the various pathways to an exciting career as a biomedical scientist.

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Strengthening engagement with Aboriginal communities in health research seminar 

This seminar will showcase current and developing initiatives to strengthen engagement with Aboriginal communities in health research in Victoria, including the Victorian Aboriginal Health, Medical and Wellbeing Research Accord.

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V-CTEC emerging changes in trial practice symposium

V-CTEC’s online symposium featured a half-day’s worth of clinical trials professionals and presenters, industry-specific topics, and a panel discussion.

The focus was on emerging changes including trial technologies, trial models and the impact of these changes on trial staff in the clinical trials space.

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MACH/MARC Webinar – Predicting Death: Challenges and strategies in identifying patients at risk of dying

This Professional Development webinar was presented in collaboration between MACH and the Melbourne Ageing Research Collaboration (MARC).

The webinar presented findings from training on prognostication targeted at hospital aged care assessment teams. The audience was introduced to prognostic tools by using case studies and discuss challenges and strategies in predicting patients’ life expectancy.

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MACH Infection Seminar

The MACH Infection committee is pleased to present an online seminar Facilitating collaborative research in infectious diseases and long COVID including speakers from various MACH groups discussing: new models of care, research governance streamlining initiatives, using big data and experiences throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

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MACH EMCR Grant Writing Webinar Series

MACH is pleased to present a three-part webinar series focused on grant writing tailored specifically for MACH partner early and mid-career researchers (EMCRs). The series was conducted by experts from the GrantEd Group team from July-September 2022.

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MACH Multi-Omics in Action Webinar

This webinar showcases an exciting multi-omic and multi-institutional approach to addressing rare disease, cancer and infectious disease from leading MACH partner researchers. Hosted by the MACH Omics group, the seminar also provides an overview of multi-omic activity including the MACH Omics Resource Directory. A panel session allows for interactive discussion.

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MACH Engaging Diverse Communities in Clinical Research Webinar

The webinar provides researchers with the skills and tools needed to effectively involve members of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities in their research. This session is targeted at and developed with early and mid-career researchers.

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V-CTEC Launch Webinar

Join us to hear about this new online platform to revolutionise clinical trials education and training. V-CTEC will enable those involved in clinical trials across Victoria access to high quality, world class training at no cost to the end user.

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Victorian Falls Prevention Alliance Annual Workshop – Guiding the way: Education & guidelines for prevention of hospital falls

MACH, Monash Partners and Western Alliance welcome you to this networking event to update you with the latest in falls prevention interventions.

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MACH Navigating Implementation Science series

A webinar series aimed at developing clinician researcher understanding of implementation science. Each webinar includes a theoretical component, followed by practical examples from a clinician researcher. Recordings and presentation slides are available.

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MACH Consumer Engagement Webinar

MACH hosted a webinar targeted at early and mid-career researchers exploring why, what, when, how and where of consumer engagement in research. Consumers and researchers from across the MACH network shared their experiences of the value of consumer engagement.

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