The Office of Research provides biostatistical support and guidance to Western Health staff for research projects conducted at Western Health. This will improve the quality, efficiency and impact of research through the provision of biostatistical advise, consultancy and collaboration at all stages of the research process.
Early consultation with our experienced biostatistician will help you to ensure that the study design and execution enable the aims of the research project to be addressed.Our statistical support includes but is not limited to
Please complete and submit the form to request a statistical consultation. You will be contacted by the biostatistician as soon as capacity allows.
Please note the turnaround time for our first response is up to 10
business days. Please ensure to contact our service early on in your research
project in order to allow ample time for statistical consulting. Please inform the biostatistician of any deadlines in advance to ensure we have enough time to provide useful advice.
The Western Health Statistical Support Service at the Office for Research will facilitate statistical workshops for WH staff/researchers to assist in the fundamental understanding of how to design research projects, analyse and report statistical results. Should you have specific workshop needs, please feel free to contact the Western Health Statistical Support Service. See our Research Workshops here.
For your queries please contact the Western Health Statistical Support Service at: [email protected]
A single license SPSS on one of the shared PCs at the Office for Research (Level 3, WCHRE Sunshine Hospital) is available for staff usage. Data can be accessed via the S: drive or you can bring a USB stick along. Please send us a meeting invitation (Outlook) to book the computer if you'd like to access the program to: [email protected]