AUGP Grants

Elizabeth Sturgiss, Kirsty Douglas, Sonia Res, and Duncan Mackinnon

Awarding body: Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute - ANU

Project name: An implementation pilot study of “The Change Program” – a GP – delivered wright loss program for adults in primary care 

Grant amount ($): 50,000

 

Kirsty Douglas, Christine Phillips, Sally Hall, Marianne Bookallil, Julie Tongs

Awarding body: Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute - ANU

Project name: Integration in Primary Health Care: Organisational Process or Patient Outcome or Both? Lessons from the first generation of integrated primary health care centres. 

Grant amount ($):150,000

 

Prof Kirsty Douglas, Dr Elizabeth Sturgiss, Dr Alex Stevenson

Awarding body: RACGP research grants supported by the Independent Practitioner Network Pty Ltd

Project name: Treating Adult obesity in general practice – developing a weight management strategy for general practitioners.

Grant amount ($):20,000

 

A/Prof Christine Phillips, Sally Hall

Awarding body: Australian National Health Prevention Agency 

Project name: Evaluation of collaborative development of preventive disease health resources for the Karen community in Canberra

Grant amount ($):17,000 (component of grant made to ACT Medicare Local)

 

Dr Rebecca Kathage, Prof Kirsty Douglas

Awarding body: GP Education & Training (GPET), Coast City Country Training

Project name: What strategies are acceptable to primary caregivers when informing them of their child’s Body Mass Index (BMI) result as gathered through The Kindergarten Health Check (KHC)?  What type of information do primary caregivers find helpful in regard to potential management options to follow up a high BMI result of their child?

Grant amount ($):  Essential component of registrar placement

 

Dr Janine Rowse, A/ Prof Katrina Anderson, A/ Prof Chris Phillips

Awarding body: GP Education & Training (GPET), Coast City Country Training

Project name: Comparison of health service attendance by asylum seekers and refugees with permanent visas in the ACT, 2011-2013. 

Grant amount ($):  Essential component of registrar placement

 

A/ Prof Katrina Anderson, A/Prof Jennifer Thomson, Emily Haesler, Prof Amanda Barnard, Prof Nicholas Glasgow

Awarding body: GP Education Training/ Coast City Country GP Training

Project name: Enhancing vertically integrated general practice education through understanding the learner’s perspective

Grant amount ($):184,640

 

Dr Elizabeth Sturgiss, A/Prof Katrina Anderson, Dr Martin Liedvogel, Ms Emily Haesler

Awarding body: GP Education & Training (GPET), Coast City Country Training

Project name: How can we best educate GP registrars on practice management and ownership?

Funding: Academic Registrar Post, GP Education Training and Coast City Country GP Training

Grant amount ($):  Essential component of registrar placement

 

Dr Melanie Dorrington, Dr Ana Herceg, A/Prof Kirsty Douglas, Dr Marianne Bookallil, Ms Julie Tongs

Awarding body: GP Education & Training (GPET), Coast City Country Training

Project name: Increasing uptake of PAP smears at an urban Aboriginal community controlled health service: translational research

Grant amount ($):  Essential component of registrar placement

 

A/Prof Katrina Anderson, Dr Martin Liedvogel, Ms Emily Haesler

Awarding body: Coast City Country GP Training

Project name: Registrar educational needs for practice management and ownership

Grant amount ($):20,000