Menzies Centre for Health Policy

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.


Dr Francisco Schneuer awarded SMS 2015 Lifespan Collaboration Award

Dr Francisco Schneuer

April 2016: The first SMS 2015 Lifespan Collaboration Award has been awarded to Dr Francisco Schneuer from the Menzies Centre for Health Policy together with collaborators from Children’s Hospital Westmead, the University of Western Australian and Curtin University. Francisco’s multidisciplinary, collaborative project investigates male reproductive anomalies diagnosed at birth and their potential impact on fertility and risk of testicular cancer in adulthood. The team received a cash prize of $2000 to contribute to direct research costs. Click here to find out more about this project and other lifespan research stories

Menzies Centre for Health Policy - leadership announcement

Professsor Adam Elshaug

March 2016: It is with great pleasure that we congratulate Adam Elshaug on his promotion to Professor of Health Policy, in the University of Sydney, School of Public Health. Adam has also agreed to take on the role of Co-Director of the Sydney Menzies Centre for Health Policy. His appointment will strengthen MCHP leadership given Professor Andrew Wilson's commitments to chairing the PBAC and Associate Professor Jim Gillespie's new role as the Sub-Dean Higher Degree Research, School of Public Health.