Menzies Centre for Health Policy

Menzies Centre for Health Policy

The Menzies Centre for Health Policy (MCHP) is the leading independent scholarly voice on health policy in Australia. It brings together scholars and practitioners with broad expertise in health policy, economics and health services research to produce high-quality analyses of current health policy issues, deliver annual public seminars, education programs and undertake comprehensive research projects. MCHP’s research program addresses five themes that include policies for health futures, value in health care, serious and continuing illness, equity and governance.

News

News

11 October 2018: Congratulations to Emeritus Professor Stephen Leeder on being elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the health and medical research landscape in Australia.

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Upcoming Event

Upcoming Event

12 November 2018: The Great Debate on Health in NSW 2018. The Hon Brad Hazzard MP, Minister for Health and Minister for Medical Research, The Hon Walt Secord MLC, Shadow Minister for Health and The Hon David Shoebridge MLC, Greens spokesperson for Health, and been invited to a panel discussion on the big public health issues facing NSW.

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New Publication

New Publication

15 October 2018: Australia is responding to the complex challenge of overdiagnosis To manage overdiagnosis and the sustainability of the health system more broadly, reversing the harm of too much medicine is becoming a health care priority, demanding effective responses in policy and practice. In Australia, a new alliance is developing a national plan to deal with this problem.

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