National Advisory Committee

A National Advisory Committee provided high level advice and assistance with the research program of the Centre of Research Excellence in Rural and Remote Primary Health Care.
 

Presentations to the National Advisory Committee


The National Advisory Committee of the Centre of Research Excellence in Rural and Remote Primary Health Care met in Canberra on an annual basis.  Presentations can be accessed below:

NAC Progress Report 13 August 2014

NAC Progress Report 14 May 2013


NAC Presentations by Postdoctoral Fellows and PhD students


Meeting Dates

  • Tuesday, 31 May 2011
    Tuesday, 22 November 2011
    Tuesday, 14 August 2012
    Tuesday, 14 May 2013
    Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Terms of Reference

  1. To advise on the conceptualisation, methods and implementation of the CRE research program;
  2. To act as a source of expert advice on rural, remote and Indigneous health priorities, strategies and policies relevant to the research program;
  3. To assist the research team with identification of, and access to, relevant statistical data and publications;
  4. To work with the research team to develop and implement a research transfer strategy;
  5. To facilitate communication with government and non-government organisations and their employees;
  6. To comment on project outputs. 

 National Advisory Committee Membership (2011-2014)

Name Agency
Andreatta, Lou Grant Service Division, Department of Health
Booth, Mark Primary & Mental Health Care Division, Department of Health
Brown, Margaret Health Consumers of Rural and Remote Australia Inc.
Cameron, Ian  NSW Rural Doctors Network
Catchpole, Adam Mapping and Online Services, Workforce Distribution Branch, Department of Health
Cutler, Linda
  • CETI Rural Division
  • Royal Flying Doctor Service
Duell, Nicholas Rural and Regional Health Australia, Department of Health
Faichney, Kirsty Department of Health
Findlay, Terry Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute
Gordon, Vicki Aboriginal Medical Services Alliance Northern Territory
Gregory, Gordon National Rural Health Alliance Inc.
Hobbs, Anthony
  • GP & Chair, External Reference Group developing Australia's first National Primary Health Care Strategy
  • Therapeutic Goods Administration
Kellett, Kerri Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute
Lyons, Lyons Rural, Remote & Indigenous Access
Indigenous, Population, Primary & Mental Health Division,
Department of Health
Mackinolty, Chips Aboriginal Medical Services Alliance Northern Territory
McGlynn, Lisa Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
McInnes, Peter Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute
Taylor, Meredeth Rural and Regional Health Australia, Department of Health
Wells, Robert Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute
Wenitong, Mark Apunipima Cape York Health Council

 

 CRE Members in attendance

Name University
John Humphreys Monash University School of Rural Health, Bendigo
John Wakerman Centre for Remote Health, a joint centre of Flinders University and Charles Darwin University, Alice Springs
David Lyle University of Sydney Department of Rural Health, Broken Hill
Matthew McGrail Monash University School of Rural Health, Gippsland
Lisa Lavey Monash University School of Rural Health, Bendigo