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PAH Library and Knowledge Centre: Training & PD

Online Training Session


Endnote X9 Basics

  • Installing and setting-up Endnote
  • Creating and saving a new Endnote library
  • Creating and importing your citations/references  (e.g. import from CKN or PubMed)
  • Organising saved articles for off-line work
  • Create in-text references in your Word document
  • Create a bibliography in your Word document

Endnote will automatically create and format your bibliography. Helpful for reports, research papers, case studies and more. Suitable for nursing, medical and allied health staff.




Online Training Session



Literature Searching with CKN

  • CKN overview
  • CKN basic search & saving your results
  • CKN advanced searching – Booleans, wildcards, expanders
  • Refining search terms & keywords
  • Other systems to search for information

Build your research skills and find information for your literature review, work project or research submission. Suitable for nursing, medical and allied health staff.





Statistics & Bioinformatics



Statistics & Bioinformatics

QFAB Bioinformatics - One-on-one advice related to bioinformatics, biostatistics and biodata:

  •     Advice on experimental design
  •     Recommendation and coaching on analysis methods
  •     Analysis of data
  •     Interpretation of results
  •     Choice and use of software
  •     Access to bioinformatics resources and compute infrastructure
  •     Recommendations on Data Management Plans
  •     Content and pilot analysis for grants
  •     Publication revision & help with reviewer comments

Clinical researchers and students from Metro South Hospital and Health Service can book appointments with a statistician for advice and support regarding experimental design, analysis, publications, grant proposals, and data capture and management.



Ethics Review Manager (ERM) platform training

EMR training schedule located under the 'Ethics and Governance Tab


Ethics Review Manager (ERM) platform training

Researchers, applicants, sponsors and CROs, undertaking research can join an ERM training sessions in person or via dial-in. Sessions are available on an ongoing basis and cover:

  • How to log-in
  • How to make an ethics submission
  • How to make a governance application
  • How to make an amendment
  • Help and Training timetable

To book check the EMR training schedule located under the 'Ethics and Governance Tab, on the Centres of Health Research page, and email HIIRO to book.



Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians. Know what we know - find it in our Specialty Guides!