Centre for Nursing, Midwifery & Health Services Research Advisory Board REF EC00629

Are you interested in helping to guide research at the Edith Cowan University Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services? If you have an interest in the fields of chronic disease management, child and family health, workforce and health services we want to hear from you!

Applications close: Friday 22nd September

About the Centre

Edith Cowan University is looking for members of the public to join the Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Advisory Board. The Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research undertakes research to develop knowledge, evaluate effectiveness and implement change in healthcare through interventions, treatments and knowledge to transform and shape policy and practice.

The Centre for Nursing Midwifery and Health Services Research Advisory Board meets twice a year to discuss activities of the Research Centre, future research activity and direction and contemporary issues in research in Australia

Find out more about the Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research

About the postition

The Committee is looking for two informed and experienced consumer representatives. 

What am I expected to do?

As a member of the Advisory Board you will:

  • Identify areas of research need and opportunities for collaborative research initiatives
  • Ensure appropriate community/consumer involvement within the school

What skills or experience do I need?

We are looking for informed, highly experienced consumer representatives with an understanding of nursing and midwifery and an understanding of issues around nursing.

What is the time commitment?

One year, meetings are every six months.

Where will meetings be held?

At Edith Cowan University, Joondalup

What support is offered?

$30 honorarium per hour for meetings attended, plus parking. Free training and mentoring is offered by the Consumer and Community Health Research Network. 

Applications close: Friday 22nd September 2017