All applicants must follow the direction of Western Health (WH) regarding the limited access to sites during the COVID-19 pandemic. Researchers are to be aware that their activities may be significantly reduced during this time, please see more information regarding the current COVID-19 requirements for research at WH here. Please send any queries to [email protected].
If you are collaborating with an external institution or you are an external researcher who intends to conduct research at WH, you will more than likely need to organise an Honorary Researcher appointment in order for the external personnel to access WH 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. Pre-employment Health Clearance (contact WH Staff clinic for queries [email protected])
2. Honorary Researcher Application Form (Contact WH Office for Research for queries [email protected])
3. Fit2Work Police Check
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: