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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News

Australia’s prevention community should expand its focus to consider a broader range of chronic conditions and more diverse risk factors, Professor Andrew Wilson told the Public Health Association of Australia’s inaugural Prevention Conference in Sydney. Professor Wilson was joined by Professor Penny Hawe and other MCHP researchers presenting on themes of systems thinking; translation of research and evidence into action; and advocacy.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Event

22 May 2018: Including Health in Land-Use Planning Policy-Making: People, Ideas, Systems, and Politics. This seminar will provide findings from a four year research program investigating the inclusion of health at multiple levels of the New South Wales (NSW) land use planning system: legislative reform, strategic city planning, and environmental assessments of mega-infrastructure (transport and mining) projects.

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Short Course

New Publication

Tuesday, 17 July to Friday 20 July 2018.

The Business of Health is a new intensive study unit offered by the Sydney School of Public Health and the University of Sydney Business School. It introduces technical and analytical skills needed to understand and navigate the modern healthcare system.

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