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13 October 2013

ISCRR’s Niki Ellis signs off on a successful period as CEO at 3rd Australasian Compensation Health Research Forum

This year's Australasian Compensation Health Research Forum (ACHRF), the largest in its short history, has marked the closing of a very successful chapter of ISCRR's history as Professor Niki Ellis stepped down as foundational CEO

08 October 2013

GPS unlikely to recommend alternate duties for injured workers

A study led by ISCRR to review current sickness certification practices amongst GPs has been featured in the prestigious Medical Journal of Australia.

27 September 2013

SmILE initiative brings best practice to supported accommodation

Professor Niki Ellis, CEO of ISCRR today announced, as part of ISCRR's flagship SmILE initiative, the release of a worldwide study into best practice accommodation design for people living with an acquired brain injury or spinal cord injury

24 September 2013

Call for Expressions of Interest for Health and Disability Services Horizon Scanning System

The Institute for Safety, Compensation and Recovery Research has called for Expressions of Interest (EoIs) to undertake research for a Health and Disability Services Scanning System

20 September 2013

Client experiences of Compensation Systems

The findings of three studies offering important insights into compensation systems and injured people will be presented at a research symposium in Melbourne on 20 September 2013

06 September 2013

$400,000 Funding available for investigator driven research

ISCRR today called for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for its 2014 Development Grant Program

Aug 10

ACHRF 2013

The focus of this year's forum was 'New Directions: Health, Work and Disability'.
31 July 2013

What’s behind our failure to return more injured people to work?

"Despite improvements in work safety, we've failed to increase the number of people who return to work after injury." Dr Alex Collie discusses this further in The Conversation.

01 July 2013

Researcher in the spotlight: Dr Dianne Sheppard

Meet our Researchers - Finding the Answers that help ISCRR make a difference

05 June 2013

Evaluation of the WorkHealth Program

New research studies show the short, medium and long-term impacts of the WorkHealth program, a WorkSafe Victoria health promotion initiative, on individuals and workplaces