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 The Henry O'Hara Surgical Research Trust - Research Award
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  • To undertake research in the field of Surgery
  • To encourage individuals who have not been previously involved in major surgical research activities
  • To fund a study that is complete in itself and not merely part of a major study


Any medical graduate wishing to train as a surgeon or any surgical trainee shall be eligible to apply for this award. The research must take place within The Alfred hospital / Monash University Department of Surgery under the direction of an experienced researcher.

Amount and tenure

Up to $7,000 (not intended for living expenses). Funding is for one year from January 2012.


Applicants should avoid submitting projects that are:

  • purely of a quality control nature
  • determination of normative data only without a research question
  • development work without a research component, eg. new assay
  • evaluation of new or proposed equipment
  • accumulation or acquisition of descriptive data without an outcome

Application form

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Application form

Applications are now closed.

The original and five double-sided copies should be submitted to Cherry Yu, Alfred Research Office, 3rd Floor, East Block, The Alfred.

Further information

Contact Heather Gallichio (phone 8532 1771; e-mail for queries regarding applications.

Progress/final reports

Progress/final report form

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