The academic staff of the Discipline of General Practice have a wide range of research interests, some are listed below.

Professor Richard Reed

  • chronic care
  • care coordination
  • mental health

Professor Ellen McIntyre

  • effective dissemination of research findings
  • Knowledge exchange
  • research synthesis

Associate Professor John Litt

  • implementation of preventive activities in the GP setting (driving force behind the RACGP's recent publication Putting prevention into practice (the Greenbook)
  • GP skills in counselling about lifestyle behaviours especially, smoking and hazardous drinking: both research and training
  • influenza: vaccine coverage and strategies to improve it at a GP and population level

Associate Professor Tania Shelby-James

  • Health service delivery
  • End of life care
  • Co-ordination and integration of health care
  • Workforce capacity building