Please note that approval of new Honorary Researcher appointments will NOT be be processed during this time. Only applications related to COVID-19 projects will be prioritised and processed. Honorary Researcher Appoinrment renewals will still be processed for all projects. All applicants must follow the direction of WH regarding the limited access to sites during the COVID-19 pandemnic. Researchers are to be aware that their activities may be significantly reduced during this time, please see more information here. Please send any queries to [email protected].
If you are collaborating with an external institution or external researcher and they wish to conduct research at WH, you would most likely need to organise an Honorary Researcher appointment for the external personnel to access data, use our facilities or contact patients or staff. Please see the Honorary Researcher Appointment Eligibility Flow chart to determine their eligibility.
Additional appointment to projects or renewal of appointments
If your original appointment has not yet expired, the following are not required. If your appointment duration has ended, you will need to provide the following:
1. Employment Immunisation Form (contact WH Staff clinic for queries [email protected])
2. Fit2Work Police Check Form (contact People Services for queries [email protected])
3. Honorary Researcher Application Form (Contact WH Office for Research for queries [email protected])
Office for ResearchLevel 3 WCHRESunshine Hospital176 Furlong RoadSt Albans, VIC 3021
4. Letter of Offer (Contact WH Office for Research for queries [email protected])
The Honorary Researcher appointment is only finalised and authorised once all of the following has occurred: