The NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Digital health in partnership with the Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI) is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the Health Informatics Fellowship Training Program. Health Informatic research PhD candidates enrolled at an Australasian university are eligible to apply. Applications are to be submitted online through the ACHI website.

This training pathway is designed to prepare PhD candidates for leadership roles in the Health Informatics workforce and to address the current demands for experienced and qualified Health Informatics specialists from various disciplines

As part of this training program PhD candidates are required to complete two paid Health Informatic work placements at a government department or agency, NGO, hospital, health care provider or industry partner. ACHI is in consultation with several potential partners across Australia and New Zealand to develop appropriate opportunities.

If you are interested in offering a paid work placement, or if you are considering applying to the program please visit the ACHI website or contact the Fellowship Program Manager Leanne Bamford Barnes.

Nov 10, 2017