Institute for Health & Ageing

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IHA Third Friday Research Methods Seminars

The Institute for Health & Ageing is pleased to present seminars on research methods for health researchers.


Friday 20 May, 2-3pm: Introduction to NVivo for analysis of qualitative data
Friday 17 June, 2-3pm: Planning for and writing a competitive Early Career Fellowship application
Friday 15 July, 2-3pm: Project Management Tools

Room 6.02, Level 6, 215 Spring street Melbourne


The seminars are designed to provide a brief overview of a range of methodological aspects of designing, managing and analysing the results of research studies. Presentations will be followed by an opportunity for questions and discussion.

May’s seminar is on Friday the 20th when Dr Gemma Tatangelo and Ashley Macleod of IHA will conduct an Introduction to using NVivo for analysis of qualitative data. They’ll provide an introduction to NVivo software demonstrating how to get started in NVivo and how to carry out some of the basic functions in organising and analysing research data.

GemmaTatangelo-4215 landscapeAshley Macleod

June’s third Friday seminar, will have Professor Gavin Turrell, drawing on his experience on NHMRC & NHF ECF panels to focus on planning for and writing a competitive Early Career Fellowship Application.


Gavin Turrell


On July 15, Ashley Macleod presents a Project Management Tools seminar combining project management strategies from the PRINCE2 and LEAN project management methodologies.


IHA encourages interested colleagues to attend in person at the IHA offices (Room 6.02, Level 6, 215 Spring street Melbourne), or by telephone or audio-visual conference.

ACU colleagues could dial in from a campus A/V meeting room, or by using Polycom Realpresence on their computer desktop. A/V room bookings can be made via or by calling 07 3623 7272. The Servicedesk can also assist with Polycom installation on your PC or laptop.

The seminars start at 2pm and go for an hour.

Register your interest at and take a look at the IHA Research Methods Seminars flyer for further information.


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