Synergy Research Internship Programme

This programme supports the ongoing commitment and investment in continual professional development of all nurses and midwives, to enhance their level of skill and knowledge relevant to their areas of practice.

This programme supports the ongoing commitment and investment in continual professional development of all nurses and midwives, to enhance their level of skill and knowledge relevant to their areas of practice.

The Research Internship Programme provides successful candidates the opportunity to complete the Graduate Certificate in Health Research course part-time with a paid secondment component for 12 months. Successful candidates will be provided with mentorship and support from the SYNERGY Nursing and Midwifery Research Centre’s Clinical Chairs in Midwifery, Nursing, Aged Care and Mental Health Nursing.

Consider applying for the SYNERGY Research Internship Programme!

If you would like to know all about the SYNERGY Research Internship Programme, please read the guidelines.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact SYNERGY at synergy@act.gov.au.

Previous projects

Intern

Work area

Project title and outputs

Monika Tencic

Infection Control, Canberra Health Services

Nurses’ perceptions of the impact of nurse-patient ratios on infection control practices.

Graduate Certificate in Health Research, University of Canberra, 2022.

Presentation:

Tencic, M. & Roche, M.A. (2023). Nurse-patient ratios and infection control practices. Canberra Health Annual Research Meeting (CHARM). August 2023.

Pending:

Tencic, M. & Roche, M.A. (2023). Nurse-patient ratios and infection control practices: A cross-sectional study.

Tencic, M. & Roche, M.A. (2023). Nursing workload and infection control practices: An integrative review.

Charlotte Verity

Maternity, Canberra Health Services

Nurses’ and midwives’ preparedness for strategic planning

Pending: Verity, C. & Davis, D. (2023). Midwives’ and Nurses’ Preparedness for Strategic Planning: A systematic, Integrative Review.

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