We conduct and support evaluations of large-scale and high priority NSW Health initiatives, ensuring methods are fit-for-purpose and results are effectively disseminated and translated into practice.

Aboriginal health evidence and evaluation

We lead and support the conduct of applied Aboriginal health research and evaluation in NSW, with a focus on identifying evidence-based approaches and implementing what works for Aboriginal people.

Our approach is informed by best practice principles, as outlined in established guidelines:

Capability building

We build research and evaluation capability for NSW Health staff by developing and disseminating research and evaluation guides, online presentations, face-to-face training and online learning modules.

Explore our range of practical resources by topic.

Research funding and assets

We enable population health research and research capabilities through funding of infrastructure and partnership grants, and supporting the maintenance of assets enabling ongoing data collection and linkage.

Population health training programs

We provide specialist workplace-based training in population health and biostatistics through a suite of postgraduate training programs.

Research and innovation

We support the generation and harnessing of population health research and innovation in NSW Health with the aim of keeping people healthy. This is achieved through identifying quality, high priority research and facilitating its effective use.

Current as at: Monday 19 July 2021