SPHPM Seminars - Dr Peter Bragge: Understanding and promoting health practitioner behaviour change: An introduction

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Event Details

Date:
22 November 2017 at 12:30 pm – 22 November 2017 at 1:30 pm
Venue:
Conference room 2, 553 St Kilda Road
Open to:
All
Cost:
Free
Categories:
Seminars & Workshops

Description

November 22: Dr Peter Bragge: Understanding and promoting health practitioner behaviour change: An introduction

Peter Bragge is an Associate Professor at BehaviourWorks Australia , an applied behavioural research centre within the Monash Sustainable Development Institute

Peter specialises in healthcare quality improvement through translation of research evidence into practices, systems, and policies. This involves research evidence synthesis, qualitative exploration of practice behaviour, stakeholder consultation to design behaviour change strategies and testing and embedding these into practice. He has published extensively in academic journals such as The Lancet and is active in other media such as The Conversation.

Peter currently serves on the board of the Spinal Cord Injury Network and provides expert healthcare quality improvement advice in a range of other clinical areas including traumatic brain injury and hip and knee osteoarthritis.  Prior to his full-time research career, Peter worked as a physiotherapist in Australia and the UK.


Event Contact

Name
Associate Professor Anita Wluka
E-Mail
anita.wluka@monash.edu
Organisation
Monash University, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine.