Join the FIRST pandemic network

FIrst Nations Pandemic Research PreparednesS NeTwork (FIRST) draws together diverse First Nations research expertise through an interest in keeping pandemic preparedness on the radar even during quiet times.

FIRST is seeking First Nations researchers and health workers to join us until 30 June 2025.

If you identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and are involved in pandemic preparedness work and research of any kind, we’d love to hear from you.

Members of the network will:

  • be kept up to date with FIRST communications
  • learn about any new research opportunities and other initiatives
  • learn about relevant professional development and program opportunities
  • engage in FIRST working groups/sub-committees
  • meet other First Nations network members in a culturally safe space

How to apply

Please link to the online form and submit your details.

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