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Live Seminar at Perth Children's Hospital and other locations around WA

Perth Children's Hospital

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Research Skills Seminar Series 2019 | Research Education Program


How to make Clinical Research Ethical by Design

5 April 2019

Seminar Synopsis:

Ethics in research is often perceived as a bureaucratic hurdle to be struggled over. This seminar will instead show you how to embrace ethics as a powerful tool that can ensure your research is relevant and will meet its end point.

It will empower you as a researcher to fulfil all of your obligations more easily ensuring public trust in your work.

Presenter: Dr Nik Zeps

Professor Zeps is the Group Director of Research for Epworth HealthCare in Melbourne, Australia. He is an Adjunct Professor at the Monash University Eastern Clinical School.

He was a member of the Australian Health Ethics Committee from 2006-2012 and the Research Committee of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia from 2009-2015.

Zeps is the Australian representative on the Ethics and Governance Committee of the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) and is the Co-Chair of the Communication Committee of the ICGC-Precision Medicine initiative.

Prof Nip Zeps received the 2017 biennial Ethics award from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia in recognition of his of his leadership in the development of ethics policies and standards, both within Australia and internationally.


There are three ways you can attend the seminar:

1. Live Seminar venue at Perth Children's Hospital, PCH Auditorium, Level 5 (MAP)

2. Hosted Video-conference Site at one of the following locations:

  • Bunbury Hospital

  • Child and Adolescent Community Health

  • DonateLife WA

  • Fiona Stanley Hospital

  • Joondalup Health Campus

  • Lion's Eye Institute (QEII - LEI Staff only)

  • Midland Community Health Centre

  • Royal Perth Hospital

*If you would like to host a regular videoconference at your site, please contact us.

3. Online via Scopia Application

Instructions for Video Conference Participation


For further information email ResearchEducationProgram@health.wa.gov.au

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The Research Skills Seminar Series is part of the Research Education Program, Dept. of Child Health Research, Perth Children's Hospital, WA Department of Health. Seminars are hosted by WA Department of Health.


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Australia

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