AUGP Projects

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

Principal investigator:  Kirsty Douglas

Funding source:  Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute (APHCRI)

 

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

Principal investigator : Elizabeth Sturgiss

Funding source: Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute  (APHCRI)

 

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

Principal investigator: Dr Elizabeth Sturgiss

Funding source: RACGP research grants supported by the Independent Practitioner Network Pty Ltd

 

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

Principal investigator: A/Prof Christine Phillips

Funding source: Australian National Health Prevention Agency

 

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?

Principal investigator: Dr Rebecca Kathage

Funding source: Academic Unit of General Practice; Australian National University; Coast City Country Training

 

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

Principal investigator: Dr Janine Rowse

Funding source: Academic Unit of General Practice; Coast City Country Training

 

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

Principal investigator: A/ Prof Katrina Anderson

Funding source: GP Education Training/City Coast Country GP Training

 

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

Registrar educational needs for practice management and ownership

Principal investigator:  A/Prof Katrina Anderson

Funding source: City Coast Country GP Training