Research organisations

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Research data for non-NSWHP research

If you are a non-NSW Health Pathology researcher and would like to request data for use in
your research, please contact the NSW Health Pathology Research Governance Office. 
Phone: (02) 9464 4766 and email: NSWPATH-RGO@health.nsw.gov.au

For data requests requiring linkage, NSW Health Pathology recommends contacting CHeReL.

All data requests will need to be internally reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

If approved, NSW Health Pathology follows NSW Health Policy Directive PD2008_001 Disclosure of Unit Record Data by putting in place an authority for data release authorisation AND disclosure of information form before releasing any data.

Potential collaboration opportunities

If you would like to discuss a potential research collaboration with NSW Health Pathology, please speak with our Research and Innovation Office.

Phone: (02) 4920 4033
Email: NSWPATH-Research@health.nsw.gov.au

Services for external research

If you would like to request NSW Health Pathology clinical, forensic or NSW Health Statewide Biobank services to support your research project, please contact the relevant NSW Health Pathology Research Coordinator listed below.

Name  Operational jurisdiction  Email 
Tony Kay

Hunter New England
Central Coast
Mid North Coast
Northern Sydney
Northern NSW

NSWPATH-North-BusDevUnit@health.nsw.gov.au
Rina Upadhyay

South Western Sydney

NSWPATH-SWSTrials@health.nsw.gov.au
Karla Jerez  Sydney & South Eastern Sydney NSWPATH-TrialsEast@health.nsw.gov.au
Hayter Wong Sydney & South Eastern Sydney NSWPATH-TrialsEast@health.nsw.gov.au
 
Marette Dean Illawarra Shoalhaven
marette.dean@health.nsw.gov.au
Naheela Lalee
Zarah Timbol
Western Sydney
Nepean Blue Mountains
NSWPATH-Westmead-PathologyResearchRequest@
health.nsw.gov.au
Zarah Timbol Rural and Regional NSW zarah.timbol@health.nsw.gov.au

Stephanie Hales

Forensic and Analytical Science
stephanie.hales@health.nsw.gov.au  
NSW Health Statewide Biobank   NSWPATH-biobanking@health.nsw.gov.au
Andrew Sargeant  Point of Care Testing (PoCT)  NSWPATH-PoCT@health.nsw.gov.au 

Research policies

You can read more about the policies, procedures, guidelines and supporting documents that govern our research in NSW Health Pathology here. The policies are contained in the NSW Health Pathology Policy Library.