Project Launch

Background Reading 

Environmental Scan

The following reports, academic articles and policy briefs capture some of the key trends in our external environment including: healthcare and population health, higher education and medical education specifically.

The project team will continue to add to this list as the project progresses.

  1. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare: Australia's Health 2018: In Brief
  2. EY: University of the Future - Can the Universities of today lead learning for tomorrow?
  3. Beyond Blue: National Mental Health Survey of Doctors and Medical Students
  4. The Topol Review: Preparing the healthcare workforce to deliver the digital future
  5. Association of Academic Health Centres: The Role of the Physician in 21st Century Healthcare
  6. OECD Policy Brief: Realising the Full Potential of Primary Care (May 2019)
  7. World Health Organisation / UNICEF: A Vision for Primary Health Care in the 21st Century (2018)
  8. Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council:  Review of Medical Intern Training (Wilson Review) (2015)
  9. O'Brien et al (2019): Ch 2: A Global View of Structures and Trends in Medical Education
  10. Skochelak, S.E. (2010): A decade of reports calling for change in medical education: what do they say?
  11. Watling, C. (2015): Tackling medical student stress: beyond individual resilience

If you have a resource or reference you would like to share, please email it to us at med.md2025@uq.edu.au.