Study at AIHI

Study at AIHI

AIHI offers a unique program of multidisciplinary research training encompassing information, communication, cognitive and organisational science to support health service and biomedical innovation. You can choose from undergraduate projects or postgraduate programs and scholarships are available.

  • Scholarships
  • Undergraduate projects
  • Postgraduate programs - Masters and PhD programs
  • Australasian Health Informatics Fellowship Program

Current scholarship opportunities

Scholarships are available for particular courses.

Current study topics

Undergraduate projects 

Study projects are available under the PACE program.

For more information

If you have any further questions, please contact the Faculty PACE Officer by email pace.health@mq.edu.au

Postgraduate programs

Our postgraduate programs allow candidates to undertake advanced research leading to a Master's or PhD degree under the supervision of experienced senior research staff in one of AIHI’s research areas.  

Find out more about Macquarie University programs.

How to apply

If you are interested in pursuing a postgraduate research degree with the Australian Institute of Health Innovation, please follow the following steps:

Step 1: Ensure you meet the entry requirements

Step 2: Find a supervisor

A list of all AIHI staff is available here

Step 3: Prepare research proposal

Step 4: Scholarships

Step 5: Submit application

For more information

If you have any further questions, please contact the HDR and Administrative Officer by email aihi.hdr@mq.edu.au or by phone +612 9850 2239.

Australasian Health Informatics Fellowship Program

The Fellowship Program is designed to increase leadership capability in the health informatics workforce as well as create career pathways for health informatics research doctorate students.

As part of the Fellowship Program students will be required to complete paid work placements with a government agency, NGO, or industry partner. 

If you are a student who may be interested in applying, or if you are an organisation that would consider offering work placements for Fellowship Program students, please contact the Fellowship Program Manager to discuss further – leanne.bamfordbarnes@mq.edu.au

The Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI), with support from the Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University established the Australasian College of Health Informatics Fellowship Program in 2017.

Applications open late 2017.

For more information visit http://ehealth.edu.au/ahifp/

AIHI specialist areas of research

Choose from our specialist areas of research within each of the Centres.

Centre for Healthcare Resilience and Implementation Science

  • Appropriateness of care
  • Complexity science
  • Health outcomes
  • Human factors and resilience
  • Implementation science
  • International health reform
  • Sustainable health systems

Cross cutting global themes: Patient safety; Improvement studies; Multi-disciplinary teamwork; Behaviour change.

Centre for Health Informatics

  • eHealth
  • Artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare
  • Patient safety informatics
  • Health analytics
  • Consumer informatics
  • Computable evidence lab (decision support)
  • Evidence surveillance

Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research

  • Diagnostic informatics
  • Electronic decision support and human factors in healthcare
  • Medication safety and eHealth
  • Work innovation, communication and eHealth
  • Safety and integration of aged and community care
  • Primary care safety and digital health

AIHI Research Streams and Staff Profiles

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