Positional 1

Who are we?

Mission

To improve primary health care through high quality teaching and research

Aims

Our aims are to:
  • deliver high quality research to inform the development of primary health care
  • communicate research findings to promote the development of evidence-based primary health care
  • deliver high quality education and training to support primary health care research and development

Challenges

Our research and teaching addresses challenges of enduring importance to primary care, including the need to:
  • improve equity in health and health care provision
  • enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of primary care through improved commissioning
  • make better use of available human resources
  • improve the quality of care, giving more attention to patient self-care