Biostatistics Consulting Service

All clinical staff employed by Monash Health at any campus of Monash Health are eligible to access the Biostatistical Consulting service at no cost for the initial consultation*.


The MCHRI Biostatistical Consulting Service provides support for Monash Health and Monash University staff and students in the development, execution and reporting of clinical research studies, including:

  • General advice on study design and grant writing
  • Advice on statistical rigour and sample size
  • Assistance with statistical analysis.

The provision of biostatistical support to staff of Monash Health is part of the mutual benefits of our co-location within the Monash Health Translation Precinct based at Monash Medical Centre, Clayton.

To organise an initial consultation, the application form needs to be completed and co-signed by the relevant supervisor or Research Director. The completed form should be emailed to

* The initial consultation with our biostatisticians will be conducted at MCHRI or on zoom, and statistical support totalling two hours will be provided. If additional advice or time is required, this can be provided at a quoted rate of $125 per hour (plus GST), charged to individuals or departments as appropriate.

Please note: costs for small projects are generally quoted up to $10,000; medium projects up to $25,000; large projects over $25,000


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Group Members

A/Prof Joanne Enticott (Coordinator)
Raja Ram Dhungana
Sanjeeva Ranasinha
Eldho Paul
Parneet Sethi
A/Prof Joanne Enticott

Senior Research Fellow and Biostatistician specialising in translational clinical and health services research, data-driven research, big data and analytics.

Application form
Research Support Services