Menzies Weekly Seminar

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Presenter:  Jane Nelson & Steve Buchanan

Date: Jul 17, 2018

Time: 11:00am to 11:30am

Contact person:  Menzies Communications Team
T: 8946 8658

Location:  Auditorium | John Mathews Building (Bldg 58), Royal Darwin Hospital Campus - available on WebEx

Target audience:  The Menzies seminars are free of charge and open to the general public

Presenter: Jane Nelson
Title: Research Support: What do we do?

Presenter: Steve Buchanan
Title: REDCAP in a nutshell

Abstract: Jane
This is the question that we are often asked ‘what do you do’, here is your chance to come and find out more and ask questions about our team and the clinical trial research work that we do.

Jane Nelson is a registered nurse that has worked extensively in clinical trials since 2001. Majority of her work was in vaccine trials which is what lead Jane to Darwin for the PneuMum study in 2007. The research support team not only do vaccine trials but have also  work on skin sores, scabies, influenza, rotavirus, MRSA and Hepatitis B trials to name a few.

Abstract: Steve
REDCap is a secure, web-based application designed to support data capture for research studies. REDCap has a streamlined process for rapidly developing projects, designed to be user-friendly for non-technical users, as well as the flexibility of advanced programmability for more complex requirements. There are free resources available to learn to use REDCap.

Steve has a background in application development, data modelling, and information analysis. He has extensive experience in data management, and data analysis, and has recently completed a Graduate Diploma of Data Science. For the past 5 years Steve has been the head of the Menzies Data Management Team.

Next: Tuesday, 24 July

Dr Deborah Holt |Staphylococcus aureus skin carriage and infection in a prospective cohort of NT dialysis clients and staff

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  • The presentations will be 20 minutes with 10 minutes for questions.
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