About Us

Chair Of General Practice

Welcome to the Department of General Practice

Professor Lena Sanci, Head of Department

General Practice began as a unit within the Department of Community Medicine in 1977 and in 2001 was established as a separate clinical department within the School of Medicine; Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

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To promote excellence in general practice care through research and effective links with the general practice community and wider health care system.

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About Department of General Practice

The Department of General Practice is committed to promoting excellence in general practice through outstanding teaching and learning, research and research training, and knowledge transfer though our strong links with the general practice community and primary health care networks.

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Our Podcasts & Webinars

Explore the Department of General Practice suite of webinars and podcasts


Diversity and Inclusion

The Melbourne Medical School is proud to foster a vibrant and inclusive culture delivering initiatives that value and support diversity.

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