The government commissioned seven background papers to support the development of a Commonwealth/state National Chronic Disease Strategy

Project Status

Completed Projects

Project Coordinator

Julie McDonald

Chief Investigators

Gawaine Powell Davies, Mark Harris

Associate Investigators

Elizabeth Harris, Judy Proudfoot

Other Team Members

Annette Carruthers

Rationale

The government commissioned seven background papers to support the development of a Commonwealth/state National Chronic Disease Strategy.

Aim

To develop a background paper for the National Chronic Disease Strategy.

Design and Method

Literature review, consultations with key stakeholders and workshop.

Key Publications

Powell-Davies G, McDonald J, Crothers A, Ovadia A. Integration and Continuity of Care: Background Paper for the Development of the National Chronic Disease Strategy. Sydney: CGPIS UNSW; 2005.

Contact

Gawaine Powell Davies Email: g.powell-davies@unsw.edu.au

Key Partners

Representatives from state and Commonwealth Departments of Health; authors of other background papers

Funding

Department of Health and Ageing

Project lead centre
CGPIS
Project stream
Health System Integration and Primary Health Care Development
Project start date
2004
Project end date
2005