About Us

Data for Decisions, incorporating the Patron program of research, is a University of Melbourne research initiative being undertaken through the University’s Department of General Practice.

Data for Decisions, incorporating the Patron program of research, is a University of Melbourne, Department of General Practice research initiative in partnership with general practices in Australia. It is an exciting undertaking that makes possible primary care research projects to increase knowledge and improve healthcare practices and policy. Explore the 'Communities & Data Use' tab for more information for GPs and Practice Managers, Researchers, and Consumers. 


Data for Decisions 3 minute promotional video

Listen to the full audio (43 minutes). Discussion about Data for Decisions includes a consumer voice, GPs and researchers, facilitated by Dr Shane Huntington. University of Melbourne, April 2018.

Data for Decisions 15 minute information video