Evaluation of the Better Access to Psychiatrists, Psychologists and General Practitioners through the Medicare Benefits Schedule (Better Access) initiative


  • Jane Pirkis (Primary Investigator)
  • Professor Michelle Banfield (Secondary Investigator)
  • Bridget Bassilios (Secondary Investigator)
  • Lisa Brophy (Secondary Investigator)
  • Ben Buchanan (Secondary Investigator)
  • Philip M. Burgess (Secondary Investigator)
  • Kathy Eagar (Secondary Investigator)
  • Ellie Fossey (Secondary Investigator)
  • Maria Ftanou (Secondary Investigator)
  • Jane Gunn (Secondary Investigator)
  • Meredith Harris (Secondary Investigator)
  • Cathy Mihalopoulos (Secondary Investigator)
  • Matthew Spittal (Secondary Investigator)

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Grant funding

  • 2021: $10,784 from University of Melbourne
  • 2022: $5,392 from University of Melbourne

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