Research Events


White Coats Foundation - 'Keep Cup Clinical Trials Awareness Campaign Launch'

St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne is proud to partner with the White Coats Foundation for the launch of the Clinical Trials Awareness Campaign.

Join us on July 26th for an inaugural, unplugged "Thank You Session" which recognizes patients as partners in the discovery of better health.

A morning of recognition, admissions and thank you’s from a variety of key stakeholders. Come and take time to reflect, connect and appreciate humanity!

For more information, and to register for the event, please visit; 

2019 ACMD Research Week 


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The 2019 Aikenhead Centre for Medical Discovery Research Week will be held from Monday 5th - Friday 9th August 2019. ACMD Research Week is a celebration of research activity across the campus. The broad aims of the ACMD Research Week are to:

  • Encourage excellence in on-campus research
  • Promote interaction between clinicians and scientists on the campus
  • Provide opportunities for researchers in different disciplines (allied health,clinical, nursing and scientific) to present their work at the same forum
  • Contribute to evidence-based healthcare and highlight the range of research technologies and resources that draw the campus together

Visit the ACMD Research Week website for more information. 


[Original size] Art Prize for Artists to Submit 



Acquisitive Art Prize

The ACMD Research Week Committee invites emerging and established artists to participate in the 2019 ACMD Acquisitive Art Prize,responding to the theme "art in science, science in art".

The winning entry will be awarded $2000, and will become part of the St Vincent's Hospital Art Collection. Also available are the People's Choice Award of $100 and St Vincent's Staff Award of $100.

Submitted works will be displayed at St Vincent's Gallery from 1 - 30 August 2019, and winners will be announced on the opening night of Tuesday 6th August 2019.

For more information on the Acquisitive Art Prize please visit