Short Courses

  • The Centre for Big Data Research in Health at the University of New South Wales


    Professional Development in Health Data Science, University of New South Wales

    The Centre for Big Data Research in Health at the University of New South Wales offers short courses in Health Data Science. In today’s world where there is growing demand for data-driven solutions, our Health Data Science professional development courses provide a timely option for employers seeking to quickly upskill staff and for individuals wanting to gain new skills to meet immediate work demands or support future career aspirations

    Data in the Australian Health System

    Management and Curation of Australian Health Data

    Statistical Foundations for Health Data Science

    Computing for Health Data Science

    Machine Learning and Data Mining

    Statistical Modelling

    Visualisation and Communication of Health Data

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  • Joanna Briggs Institute

    The Joanna Briggs Institute offers a range of education and training courses for clinicians, managers, educators, academics and students from the fields of nursing, allied health, medicine, information science and the health sciences.

    Applications open for short courses in 2019

    Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program (CSRTP):
    (Consisting of Modules 0001, 0002 & 0003)

    The JBI Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program is designed to prepare researchers and clinicians to develop, conduct and report comprehensive systematic reviews of evidence following the Joanna Briggs Institute approach and using the Joanna Briggs Institute SUMARI software.

    Learn how to conduct systematic reviews of qualitative and quantitative evidence. Certified reviewers may become authorised reviewers in the Institute’s peer reviewed journal, The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports (JBISRIR), which is indexed in Embase, Scopus, Mosby’s Index (Elsevier), CINAHL (EBSCO) and Medline.

    This is a one, three or five day program depending on your research needs or area of interest.

    * CSR001 Introduction to Evidence-Based Health Care and the Systematic Review of Evidence

    CSR002 The Systematic Review of Evidence generated through Quantitative Research

    CSR003 The Systematic Review of Evidence generated by Qualitative Research, Narrative and Text

    *CSR0001 is a Mandatory Pre-requisite module to CSR0002 and CSR0003

    Evidence-Based Clinical Fellowships Program

    The JBI Evidence-Based Clinical Fellowship Program is a six-month work place, evidence-based, implementation program involving 2 x five-day intensive training workshops in the Joanna Briggs Institute, and a work place evidence implementation project in the intervening months.

    Learn about clinical leadership and how to implement evidence in practice to improve outcomes. Have your project report published in our peer reviewed journal, The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports (JBISRIR), which is indexed in Embase, Scopus, Mosby’s Index (Elsevier), CINAHL (EBSCO) and Medline.

    * Enrolment in this program includes complementary enrolment to the 'Clinical Leadership Program'.

    Clinical Leadership Program

    The JBI Clinical Leadership Program is a one-day program open to all leaders and leaders-to-be in all health care disciplines. This dynamic and interactive program, delivered by a specialist facilitator, provides participants with motivational information and practical techniques to create a more positive, personal and professional culture back in their workplace. It also helps participants to identify strategies that will assist in managing difficult behavior, building productive teams and implementing change thereby enabling effective leadership of project and people. These vital and transferable skills can be applied beyond work at home and at play.

    Come and Explore among other topics:
     Passionate Leadership
     Building Your Ideal Workplace
     The Great Divide – Understanding Our Differences
     Forget Change Management – Let’s Transform



  • JBI Adelaide GRADE Center

    The Joanna Briggs Institute As the only GRADE Center in Australia and New Zealand, the Center is a central hub of GRADE related teaching and research in the region. The center offers training in GRADE methods for systematic reviewers and guidelines developers, and others wanting to learn more about GRADE methodology, particularly the creation of Summary of Findings tables and Evidence Profiles.


  • Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, Melbourne, Victoria


    The Schools short course programs give access to population and global health expertise, current course content at a convenient location.

    Short Courses

  • Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney

    The School offers two types of Short courses:


  • Australian Health Services Research Institute


    A comprehensive series of seminars, with presenters discussing a range of topics from indigenous health issues to the impact of hospital acquired medical complications.

    The Seminars take place from 12:30 - 1:30pm at the Australian Health Services Research Institute, located in Building 234, iC Enterprise 1 at the Innovation Campus, University of Wollongong.

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