The mission

The Research Working Group will provide members with opportunities to develop their research skills, support them in research projects and create contacts with academics.


2016 Working Group Executive

Chair: Rewena Mahesh, Australian National University
Secretary: Khanum Safdari, University of Notre Dame Fremantle


How to get involved

Email Chair, Rewena Mahesh, at Please include your name, university, year level and brief reasons for interest in the group/past experiences of relevance (maximum 50 words).

You can also join the Research WG Facebook Group here.


2016 projects

  • Survey of Medical Students and GPs to inform GPSN Optimal Placement Guide
  • GPSN Research Database – establishing a national database containing a list of GPs university academics, researchers with their research projects and/or interests which students can then access to pursue and thus forming a connection between GPs/academics and students in primary care research
  • Establishing connections with organisations such as RACGP to facilitate greater student interest in primary care research
  • Groundwork for Online Research Support Seminars

Community Working Groups

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