Short Courses

Are you a working health professional looking to gain specialised public health knowledge and skills with immediate, practical application to your workplace? The school runs a number of high-quality short courses each year.

Develop the specialised knowledge and skills you need for practical application in your workplace through our range of focused, high-quality short courses for health professionals.

Clinical Leadership Workshop

Enables clinical leaders and leaders-to-be from all health care disciplines to develop strategies related to clinical leadership and change management in health care using real-world examples.

Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program

Prepares researchers and clinicians to develop, conduct and report comprehensive systematic reviews in order to provide the strongest possible evidence to inform decision-making or clinical guidelines in health care.

GRADE Workshop

The 1-day GRADE workshop is designed for systematic reviewers, guideline developers and others wanting to learn more about GRADE methodology, particularly the creation of Summary of Findings tables and Evidence Profiles.

Health Technology Assessment

This introductory course gives you a broad overview of assessing the safety, effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of health technologies (e.g. medical procedures, devices, tests, pharmaceuticals and public health interventions); highly beneficial if you’re involved in policy decision-making regarding access to—or public funding of—these technologies.

Scoping Review Workshop

This one-day workshop enables participants to explore the theories and concepts relating to scoping reviews and other types of evidence synthesis, and equips participants with the knowledge and tools required to successfully plan for and undertake a scoping review following the JBI approach.

Evidence Implementation Workshop

This three-day workshop is designed for health professionals and managers, research academics and students who want to build competency in understanding the complexities of implementation research and to develop knowledge of implementation frameworks.

Evidence Implementation Training

Provides a ‘hands on’ programmatic, supported approach to practice change, providing attendees with proven approaches to implementing evidence into practice.  This a six-month, evidence-based implementation program comprising two five-day intensive training workshops and an evidence implementation project undertaken in the workplace over the intervening months.