Broken Hill UDRHBroken Hill, NSW
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The Broken Hill UDRH (BH UDRH) is located within the Sydney Medical School in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney. Designed to address rural health workforce issues, it has three academic areas:
A Clinical Medicine stream offers accessible, flexible, educational and vocational training as well as coordinating and delivering a rural placement program for medical and health science students.
The Centre for Remote Health Research provides research training for general practitioners and primary health care workers while supporting a network of active researchers in western NSW. It is a member of several research collaborations with local service provider organisations, within the Sydney Medical School, and with other research groups.
The Primary Health Care stream aims to improve the recruitment and retention of nurses and allied health professionals, and offers other professional development and support for local health professionals in far western NSW.The BH UDRH also contributes to developments in preventative and population health, and helps formulate innovative service delivery models in rural and remote NSW.