School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Recipients of a Public Health GSK Immunisation Grant

SPHCM GSK Grant

Congratulations to SPHCM academics, Dr Rob Menzies, Associate Professor Heather Gidding and Dr Anita Heywood, who were recipients of a GSK Immunisation Grant.  The grant was awarded by the Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) at the 16th National Immunisation Conference held in Adelaide from the 5th -7th June 2018.

The grant scheme supports innovation programs of activity that improve access, coverage and/or timely delivery of immunisation. The project will look at provider alerts and SMS reminders for adult patients eligible for influenza, pneumococcal and herpes zoster vaccines using the eHealth informatics general practice software.

Contact Name : 
Dr Anita Heywood