Primary and integrated health care, delivered by a multiprofessional team is essential to optimal management of chronic diseases and promotion good quality of life. Continuity of information and management protocols are important mechanisms, along with relational continuity, are important facilitators and contributors to best practice and of beneficial patient outcomes. This confluence of clinical practice and informatics is a basic and essential skill in the health profession.
Broad Research Areas:
Medical Informatics, Primary Health Care, Clinical Research, Cross-cultural Health, Indigenous Health, Population Health
Society Memberships & Professional Activities:
Fellow, Royal Australian College of General Practice, Foundation Fellow, Australian College of Health Informatics, International Fellow (elected) American College of Medical Informatics
Specific Research Keywords:
General practice, Primary Health Care, Integrated care, Clinical Informatics, Safety, Quality, Translational Research, Clinical Decision Making, Cross-cultural health, Indigenous Health