Research opportunities

Last updated 21 May 2024
Research opportunities

Our commitment to health research

At Brisbane South PHN, we are dedicated to supporting translational research that improves health outcomes in our region. We collaborate with top research institutions and universities to implement evidence-based practices with significant local impact.

Types of research support

We offer support for various research activities, including: 

  • promotion of research studies, including trials or surveys 

  • partnership on research applications through endorsement letters. 

Submission guidelines

To submit a request for support on a research initiative, please follow the guidance and steps outlined below. 

Step 1: Align your project to our local priorities 

Brisbane South PHN will review opportunities to collaborate on research projects that align with current organisation priorities identified in our regional Health Needs Assessment and Strategic Plan.

Our local priorities

Select a local priority that matches your research project from the list below. Click on a priority below to send your request to our team: 

Step 2: Download and complete the form

Attach a completed Research Request Form to your email enquiry.

Step 3: Submit your request 

Select the relevant topic link from the priorities list in step 1 to email your research request to our team. Ensure all relevant documentation, including the completed Research Request Form, is attached. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. 

Response times 

We aim to respond to your request within 4 weeks. For urgent inquiries, please specify your deadline in the email and mark it as 'high importance'. We will try to accommodate your needs. 

Special notes

  • Survey or study promotions require at least 7 days' notice. 

  • Letters of support require a longer notice period and are prioritised when a Brisbane South PHN contact is identified. Unsolicited requests will not be processed. 

Contact and support

For further assistance or questions about the application process, please contact 

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