PD Sessions @ Zoom are scheduled between 12 pm and 1 pm AEST

(AEDT October- April) unless noted.

All ARMS members are encouraged to attend any sessions. Accredited members will automatically be credited 1 CPD hour per session.

The sessions are free of charge to all ARMS members, non-members can register to attend these sessions for $50.00.

More information on each session, including registration and Zoom log-in details, will be sent to ARMS members at least two weeks prior to each event and posted as an event on the ARMS events page.

We hope you can join us for the upcoming PD Sessions @ Zoom series!

Please send any queries about these sessions to the ARMS Executive Office:


PD Sessions @ Zoom Schedule for 2021

Please note this schedule is subject to change



PD Sessions @ Zoom #4

May 12th - Wednesday - Postponed to a date to be confirmed.

Session:  How to write a conference abstract.

Presenters: Dr Hannah Clarke and Dr Lesley Ashton.


PD Sessions @ Zoom #5: VIC Chapter

June 23rd - Wednesday

Session: Change Management: How to make it work for the individual, the team and the organisation. 

Presenters: Dr Bryony Wakefield, The University of Melbourne and Ms Tania Finn Angelo

PD Sessions @ Zoom #6: Res. Funders SIG

July 21st - Wednesday 

Session: Grant establishment - Going from award notification to project commencement, navigation through all the funding body and admin institutional requirements and compliance in an efficient/streamlined process

Presenter: TBC

PD Sessions @ Zoom #7: SA Chapter

August 11th - Wednesday 

Session: Building transdisciplinary research collaborations

Presenter: TBC

PD Sessions @ Zoom #8: QLD, NT Chapter

October 6th - Wednesday

Session: Managing burnout is everyone's responsibility - Contributing factors, comparisons with other professions and possible actions. 

Presenters: Janice Besch

PD Sessions @ Zoom #9: Res. Impact SIG

November 17th - Wednesday 

How to build a research culture where researchers engage with industry, policy makers and communities?

Presenters: TBC

PD Sessions @ Zoom #10: VIC Chapter

December 8th - Wednesday 

Session: i-ethics: The what, why, with who and how of co-designing a digital Research Ethics Platform

Presenter: Anita Arndt