Every 5 May, WHO urges all health workers and leaders to maintain the profile of hand hygiene action to save patient lives. Being part of the WHO SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign means that people can access important information to help in their practice. Here, infection control expert Professor … Continue reading
Researchers have shown how a groundbreaking modelling tool can predict the likely impact of a range of suicide prevention interventions in Australia, helping to guide future activity and investment. The research, using a kind of “what if” tool called dynamic simulation modelling, is being pioneered by a partnership involving Western Sydney University, … Continue reading
The BMJ are creating a manifesto for better evidence. The centre for Evidence Based Medicine at the University of Oxford, and the BMJ, are asking what are the problems with medical evidence, and how can we fix them? In this discussion the producers of this podcast go to Nottingham University, to find … Continue reading
The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre is pioneering the use of dynamic simulation modelling to provide policy makers with a unique ‘what if’ tool to test the likely impact of a range of possible solutions before implementing them in the real world.
Listen to the latest episode of the MJA podcast. In this episode Professor Cheryl Jones, president of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases, discusses the growing global threat of antimicrobial resistance and the part Australia must play in reducing the threat. The podcast is presented by MJA news and online editor … Continue reading
Professor Sir Liam Donaldson is the WHO Envoy for Patient Safety and Chair in Health Policy at Imperial College London. Here, he discusses how patient safety is changing and evolving globally, and the importance of education and sharing practical experiences across the healthcare community as well as with other industries. … Continue reading
Professor Brian Oldenburg, Chair of Non-Communicable Disease Control and Director of the Centre for Health Equity in the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne. presents on improving the outcomes of policies for prevention of non-Communicable Diseases.
The WHO podcast presents public health information and related news from around the world. The podcast focuses on how scientific evidence is used as a trigger for action in the world of public health. This episode looks at the long-term management of congenital Zika virus syndrome. Listen to the podcast … Continue reading
This recording from The Health Foundation’s 2017 Annual conference features a session on Next steps towards faster progress with Paul Bate, Director of NHS Services, babylon Healthcare, Ruth Glassborow, Director of Safety and Improvement, Healthcare Improvement Scotland, Dr Claire Lemer, Consultant in general paediatrics, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation … Continue reading
This recording from The Health Foundation’s 2017 Annual conference features a session on Moving to improvement at scale featuring Dr Peter Margolis (Director of Research) and James M Anderson (Co-director) from the Center for Health Systems Excellence at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, with Professor Mary Dixon-Woods, RAND Professor of Health Services … Continue reading