Australian Centre for Health Engagement, Evidence and Values

Innovative social research

ACHEEV is making health systems and decisions more inclusive and democratic.

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) is the leading centre for high-quality deliberative and values-based research in health and health policy in the Asia-Pacific region.

Established in January 2019, we offer a unique approach to understanding and acting on contested health issues.

Known for rigour, interdisciplinarity and independence, we work with publics, health consumers, content experts, local, national and international health decision-makers, and health service providers, bringing stakeholders together around challenging questions in public health and healthcare.

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

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