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.

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Congratulations to Pippy Walker who has been awarded a Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship in Strengthening Health Systems from McMaster University.  The scholarship program will run from 1 May 2018 and continue through to 31 August 2018.  Pippy will visit Canada for 3 weeks from 11 – 29 June to study at McMaster University and learn about effective ways to strengthen health systems and contribute to her graduate degree.

Productivity losses due to premature mortality from cancer in Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa (BRICS): A population-based comparison.

Adjunct Associate Professor Freddy Sitas and colleagues explore the societal costs of cancer in economically developing countries.