Health system research

Health systems are under immense pressure from the burden of chronic disease and injury and the increasing costs of healthcare are quickly becoming unsustainable. Health system research has a critical role to play in addressing this problem by helping identify affordable models of healthcare and innovative approaches to the treatment and management of disease.


  • Professor David Peiris

    • Director, Global Primary Health Care Program
    • Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
  • Professor Stephen Jan

    • Head of Health Economics and Process Evaluation Program
    • Co-Director, Health System Science
    • Professor of Health Economics, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
  • Dr Devaki Nambiar

    • Program Head – Health Systems and Equity
  • Dr Praveen

    Dr D Praveen

    • Program Head, Primary Health Care
    • Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney