Grasping the initiative in health policy research and reform

James Gillespie, Beverley Essue, Stephen R Leeder and Anne Marie T Thow
Med J Aust 2009; 191 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2009.tb03303.x
Published online: 16 November 2009

The conference highlighted the need for new policy development using quantitative methods

The Fourth Emerging Health Policy Research Conference was held at the Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, on 19 August 2009. This national gathering of “new and emerging” policy researchers came as the Rudd government’s commissions and taskforces delivered their recommendations on improving Australian health.

  • James Gillespie1
  • Beverley Essue2
  • Stephen R Leeder3
  • Anne Marie T Thow4

  • Menzies Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.


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