Research is to see what everybody else has seen and what nobody else has thought
— Albert Szent-Györgyi, Nobel Prize Winner in Physiology or Medicine

We are passionate about linking evidence-based medicine with high quality patient care. As a busy professional you may have research ideas but lack the time to make these ideas a reality. We can help transform your research ideas into high quality research output. We offer a wide range of research support services tailored to your needs, from initial research design to implementation and evaluation. 


Our Research services include:

  • Research design
  • Study Protocol Document
  • Outcome selection 
  • Research Project Timelines
  • Ethics Application support 
  • Creating patient databases and managing recruitment
  • Secure online surveys
  • Study-specific Operations Manual
  • Data collection support
  • Statistical guidance
  • Manuscript planning, reviewing and formatting
  • Data presentation support

Secure Online Surveys 

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Turn your research questionnaires into one high-quality, professoinal online survey. 

Gold Standard can assistance with:

  • Fully customisable online survey formatting options
  • Combining multiple validated measures into one streamline survey to avoid repeating questions and ease of completion for patients
  • Automatic email distribution of surveys which tracks response rates. Never chase your surveys again!
  • Live access to your data report so you can see your data in real time view  
  • Look at individual responses to inspect trends or show change across time
  • Regular reports as per your preferred frequency. Look at trends in your data
  • Data output formatted to your preferred format, including presentation or excel formats
  • Training for research staff 
  • Advice on how to administer the tool and patient eligibility criteria 

All data is stored in Australian data centres using secure online forms.

 Ethics Application Support

It’s hard juggling clinical work with research commitments, and often ethics applications require a substantial amount of time drafting and revising submissions. We offer support with managing your ethics application, from drafting to following up with ethics committees regarding potential revisions.

Presentation Re-Energise


Have a conference or talk coming up and want to impress your audience with a professional and stylish presentation? Send us your presentation and we will give it a design-friendly makeover in line with appropriate academic formatting. We can upgrade the slide layout and formatting, update your title slide so that it makes an instant impact on your audience, revive your graphs/tables and review referencing.

Data Collection SUPPORT

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A common issue in research projects is missing data due to administrative issues during data collection.

We can help you minimise the likelihood of missing data by: 

  • Establishing protocols for data collection unique to your practice or research setting by developing a study-specific operations manual
  • Creating electronic databases, with training and implementation support provided
  • Regular reviews of data entry   


Don't forget to claim your CPD points for any research conducted.

For more information please contact the Research Team at Gold Standard on