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Dr Ayano Kelly awarded the Maridulu Budyari Gumal Implementation Science Translational Research Seed Grant of $50,000

Maridulu Budyari Gumal (SPHERE) Implementation Science Platform is pleased to announce that Dr Ayano Kelly, Rheumatologist at Liverpool Hospital has been awarded the 2021 SPHERE Implementation Science Seed Funding Grant for her studies commencing in 2022. 

The aim of the Implementation Science Seed Funding Program is to assist and support ‘near miss’ applications previously submitted to either the NSW Health Translational Research Grants Scheme or other Implementation Science grants programs to enhance their competitiveness in subsequent funding rounds.

Dr Kelly's research titled ‘Implementing an Interprofessional Medication Adherence Program for people with gout (I-IMAP Gout): a randomised controlled trial of implementation and effectiveness’ aims to improve medication adherence and health outcomes of patients with gout via a pharmacist-led medication adherence clinic.

Through Maridulu Budyari Gumal, the Implementation Science Platform is supporting university academics, health service leaders, clinician-researchers, implementation scientists, and emerging leaders to bolster translational research that will reduce evidence-practice gaps and improve patient outcomes.     

Dr Ayano Kelly awarded the Maridulu Budyari Gumal Implementation Science Translational Research Seed Grant of $50,000

Maridulu Budyari Gumal (SPHERE) Implementation Science Platform is pleased to announce that Dr Ayano Kelly, Rheumatologist at Liverpool Hospital has been awarded the 2021 SPHERE Implementation Science Seed Funding Grant for her studies commencing in 2022. 

Recording of the SPHERE Adaptive and Platform Trials Information Session

A link to the recording of the Adaptive & Platform Trials Information Session held on the 16th November 2021 by the Maridulu Budyari Gumal (SPHERE) Clinical Trials Platform.

Congratulations to Ms Ainslie Cahill AM

Maridulu Budyari Gumal - Sydney Partnership for Health Education, Research and Enterprise (SPHERE) is delighted to announce that Ms Ainslie Cahill, SPHERE’s Leader in Consumer and Community Involvement and Engagement, has been appointed as: a member of the Council for the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC); Chair for the NHMRC Consumer and Community Advisory Group. We congratulate Ainslie on her appointments which is clear recognition of her contribution to, and expertise in, Consumer and Community Involvement in research.