CPHCE Annual Forum 2023

People mingling and chatting at the CPHCE Annual Forum 2023

The CPHCE Annual Forum 2023 was successfully held on 31st October 2023 at the Galleries Combined (1&2) Room at John Scientia Building, UNSW.

The first session of the Forum opened by HERDU Director Fiona Haigh following with the ‘Welcome to Country’ by Aunty Lola.  Acting Executive Director Margo Barr and Director Freddy Sitas addressed on ‘CPHCE - Year in Review’.  Emeritus Professor Mark Harris presented the “Ian Webster’ Oration on ‘Primary health care and equity: a journey’.

After morning tea, CPHCE team Cathy O'Callaghan, Jane Taggart & Catherine Spooner presented around the theme of ‘Primary Health Care’ during the second session of the Forum.  Q&A for these presentations was carried out afterwards by Joel Rhee via online tool Slido.

Plenary discussion was facilitated by the Chair Professor Michael Kidd with four panel members each representing School of Population Health, UNSW Sydney, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District, Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network and Agency for Clinical Innovation.  Five CPHCE Partnership Awards were also presented by Professor Michael Kidd to our collaborators at the end of the Forum.

Forum recordings

You can watch the recordings of CPHCE Annual Forum 2023 on YouTube via these links:

CPHCE 2023 Partnership Awards

  • Individual Award 2023 - Maria Beer
  • Organisational Award 2023 - Muslim Women Australia
  • Consumer Award 2023 – Christine Walker
  • General Practice Award 2023 - Malabar Medical Centre
  • Career Achievement Award 2023 – Emeritus Professor Mark Harris