Accelerating the Development of Evidence-based Policy and Practice (ADEPPt) in Papua New Guinea

Lead: Professor David Durrheim, University of Newcastle

This project will bring together and upskill frontline healthcare practitioners and senior policymakers to identify and address large-scale local health system problems, such as barriers to vaccination uptake. The project will assess the effectiveness of the model used to upskill the workforce for application in other settings.

Partners:

  • Australian National University     
  • The University of New England     
  • Hunter New England Local Health District                                      
  • National Department of Health, Papua New Guinea
  • University of Papua New Guinea           
  • World Health Organization          

Funding: $1,480,000

University of Newcastle Media Release