Health - issues and policy
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Interview - former Minister for Indigenous Health, Warren Snowdon MP:
Close the gap campaign continues - Transforming the Nation's Healthcare, 2012 Edition
Interview - former Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, Mark Butler MP:
Concerned for the aged - Transforming the Nation's Healthcare, 2011 Edition
Interview - former Minister for Health and Ageing, Nicola Roxon MP:
Hon Nicola Roxon - Transforming the Nation's Healthcare, 2010 Edition
Interview - former Minister for Indigenous Health, Rural and Regional Health and Regional Services Delivery, Warren Snowdon MP:
Hon Warren Snowdon - Transforming the Nation's Healthcare, 2010 Edition
"The Commission emphasised that it was not recommending a takeover of the management of public healthcare, but rather a national approach to funding and policy over the entire spectrum of the health system, arguing that there should be local flexibility in the delivery of health services."
National Health and Hospitals Reform Commission: On the road to reform - Transforming the Nation's Healthcare, 2010 Edition
Highlights from AMA Victoria
Between 2009 and 2013 I edited vicdoc, AMA Victoria's flagship magazine. I wrote regular features for the magazine.
"Hallmarks of Professor McGorry's model of care include accessibility, youth-friendliness - because the bulk of onsets of major mental disorders are in teenagers and young adults - and a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to therapy."
Mental health gets national recognition - vicdoc - March 2010
"His breadth and depth of knowledge of a range of disciplines other than medicine is astounding and particularly valuable at a time when learning has become so rigidly vocational and fragmented."
Sharing the experience - vicdoc - December/January 2013
I also ghosted or copy-edited columns for the main stakeholders.
President's column August 2010
CEO's column March 2010