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

Perth Children's Hospital

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2018 Research Skills Seminar Series | Research Education Program


Conducting Research with Aboriginal People | 19 Oct 2018

Seminar Synopsis:

Are you currently conducting or planning a research project that could involve Aboriginal people? This seminar provides an overview of important considerations for engaging Aboriginal people in research, including;

  • Understanding cultural differences,

  • Ethical considerations, and

  • The importance of community consultation

Presenters:

Dr Michael Wright

Dr Wright is a Yuat Nyoongar man whose family is from the Moora and New Norcia region of Western Australia, north of Perth. He is currently an Early Career Research Fellow with Curtin University and is based at the School of Occupational Therapy, Social Work, and Speech Pathology. Dr Wright has worked across the spectrum of health as manager, social work practitioner, and policy officer. He has extensive experience as a researcher in Aboriginal health and mental health.

Glenn Pearson

Glenn Pearson is the Head of Aboriginal Research, leads the Kulunga Aboriginal Research Development Unit (KARDU), and is a member of the Institute Leadership Team at the Telethon Kids Institute. Glenn has a state-wide mandate to ensure that the Institute's research reflects the needs of Aboriginal families and that research is conducted in accord with Aboriginal community ethical and cultural protocols. He is also completing a Doctorate at the University of Western Australia (UWA) and his research project has explored delivery of child protection, child health and educational services to Aboriginal families in the Perth Metropolitan and Geraldton Regions.


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

  • Curtin University

  • 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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