IRNet National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research Showcase



We are delighted to announce that the 2022 IRNet Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research Showcase will be held Thursday 29 and Friday 30 September, 2022, at the Charles Perkins Centre at the University of Sydney. Wednesday September 28 will be a student day. Stay tuned for more details! 

If you registered for the 2021 event, you will be contacted to reconfirm your attendance.

IRNet, proudly supported by the University of Sydney and Sydney Health Partners, will host the second annual IRNet National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research Showcase.

We will hear from some of the country’s leading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health experts on topics including the intersection between COVID-19 vaccinations and trust, telehealth and clinical trials in Indigenous communities, and the strengths of consumer and community involvement in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and medical research.

The Showcase will also bring together Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health researchers across all career stages to present their research, reflect and discuss some of today’s most critical health challenges and solutions during abstract presentation sessions.

Day 1 concludes with a networking function that will provide attendees with an opportunity to come together, relax and re-connect.

Key Information

Date: 28 - 30 September, 2022
Location: Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney or online via stream
Cost: FREE

For more information, please email: IRNet@sahmri.com



The black cockatoo feather

The Black Cockatoo feather symbolises connectedness, abundance and the rejuvenation of energy and spirit A familiar and well-loved bird, the Black Cockatoo is found across Australia often hailing the onset of rain.

Illustrated by Wiradjuri man, Paul Gilsenan.

Check out photos from the 2020 event: