Australian Centre for Health Engagement, Evidence and Values

Innovative social research

High-quality research about what matters to people in public health and healthcare.

Our people

Belinda: We are the Australian Centre for Health Engagement, Evidence and Values at the University of Wollongong

Julie: ACHEEV’s mission is to make health care decisions more inclusive and democratic

Patti: We use innovative research methods to work with diverse stakeholders about contested and controversial health issues.

Rebecca: We build relationships with policy makers and experts

Kathleen: We conduct scoping and systematic reviews of the evidence

Annette: We produce theoretical and conceptual analysis

Chris : We do innovative social research focussed on values and every day practices

Jackie: And we run deliberative processes, like community juries that bring it all together. 

Tory: So that we can make justified and legitimate recommendations to policy makers, stakeholders and community.

Stacy: We are ACHEEV. A research centre of the Faculty of Socials Sciences at the University of Wollongong.

 

 

Our Research

The Australian Centre for Health Engagement, Evidence and Values (ACHEEV) was established in January 2019.

Our work focuses on health: the health of people, other animals, society and the planet, and how all of these things are connected.

Our research is rigorous, interdisciplinary and independent.  We are not afraid to ask difficult questions, and we have the skills, knowledge and experience to generate meaningful answers that can guide policy and practice.

Our mission is to make health systems more inclusive and democratic. In everything we do, we ask how we can work towards greater justice and equity. 

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