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15 December 2015
Caring for an ageing population raises significant challenges to the health care system, including emergency care. Medicare Locals are charged with the task of reducing avoidable...
24 November 2015
The Australian National University’s (ANU) contract with the Department of Health for APHCRI ceased on 31 December 2015. The Department of Health advised APHCRI that the...
2 November 2015
The 2014 APHCRI Foundation Grants supported the project, Stepping Up Telehealth. This was a ‘proof of concept’ study of implementation of the Stepping Up model of...
19 October 2015
Poorer access to supply of, and retention of, a primary health care workforce remain key characteristics of rural regions of Australia and the United States of America (US), with...
12 October 2015
A Research Impact Database was developed by members of the Centre of Research Excellence in Rural and Remote Primary Health Care (CRERRPHC), to record the research...
12 October 2015
Establishing and coordinating a multi-institution research centres is complex and time consuming, and limited “how to” resources are available. Recognising the ...
29 September 2015
APHCRI’s research funding programs seek to fund research which addresses national health priorities in a way which allows more opportunity for research to be translated into...
22 September 2015
A large number of health conditions can be classified as chronic disease. The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Health has held an inquiry into Chronic Disease...
15 September 2015
APHCRI in 2014 commenced broad consideration of models that would facilitate the translation of research findings and outcomes into implementation, facilitating the uptake of...
14 September 2015
Dr John Hussey, MBChB (Liverpool 1980), DRCOG, FRCGP, has been actively involved in the development of initiatives to improve integration in the NHS in the north of...
2 September 2015
One of APHCRI’s core objectives is to develop and embed consumer and community participation at all stages and at every level of primary health care research. In order to...
14 August 2015
Final reports for the first round of APHCRI Centres of Research Excellence (2011 to 2014) are now available at 'Research completed'. These are in i) 1-page (policy...
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10 August 2015
2016-17 Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice Call for Applications The Commonwealth Fund invites promising mid-career professionals—government...
1 July 2015
We are pleased to announce that APHCRI will be offering up to five scholarships to assist early career primary care researchers whose abstracts have been...
29 June 2015
Update from the Chair of the APHCRI Research Advisory Board APHCRI is funded until December 2015 by the Commonwealth Department of Health under the latest five-year phase of the...
29 June 2015
This Research Portrait outlines the current research capacity building programs that APHCRI funds and oversees. It’s the fourth in a series of Research Portraits describing...
17 June 2015
One of the biggest issues hindering improvements in health today is the inconsistency between interventions which we know can improve health and health care delivery and the...
6 May 2015
The final report on Considerations for the Future of Primary Health Care Research in Australia incorporates the feedback received from the sector earlier this year. This...
20 March 2015
The second APHCRI research snapshot is now available. This brochure (PDF 845KB) highlights the most recent targeted research including the relationship between sub-acute and...
18 March 2015
APHCRI is continuing to co-fund the RACGP Indigenous Health Awards in 2015. APHCRI joined the College as co-funder of the award to build capacity in primary health care research...

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