Join the Network

Join the Network

The IHMRI Research Network is the primary vehicle through which academic and clinician researchers participate in IHMRI's activities. Membership is open to active researchers or others wishing to engage in health and medical research in the region.

Categories of membership

  1. A MEMBER is an individual who is actively involved in, or wishes to become actively involved in, health and medical research in the Illawarra. Members may be academics, clinicians, allied health professionals, managers in health service organisations or other professionals interested in pursuing research initiatives.
  2. A COLLABORATOR is an individual who participates with IHMRI members in health and medical research initiatives but whose primary research affiliation is with another university, health district, institute or organisation outside of the Illawarra region.
  3. An ASSOCIATE is an individual or a representative of an organisation with an interest in the growth and development of health and medical research in the Illawarra who wishes to be kept abreast of and support IHMRI’s activities, but who does not anticipate becoming actively involved in research.

Membership benefits   

Benefits           Members and Collaborators       Associates
Invitations to IHMRI Networking Events (quarterly)YesYes
Invitations to IHMRI Seminars (quarterly)YesYes
Invitations to visiting researcher seminarsYesYes
IHMRI Newsletter (quarterly)YesYes
Access to UOW Library online resources (by arrangement through UOW and IHMRI)YesNo
Ability to apply for IHMRI grantsYesNo
Participation in IHMRI research theme meetings and projectsYesNo


Complete the online registration form.

Have a question or would like more information? Phone: +61 2 4221 4877, or email

Discuss your research idea

If you are a registered Research Network member would like to discuss your research idea with another network member with expertise in your field of interest, email:

Last reviewed: 18 December, 2013