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Honorary Enterprise Professor, School of Population and Global Health, and Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne

Dr Stephen Duckett has recently concluded a decade as Director of Grattan Institute’s Health and Aged Care Program. He is an Honorary Enterprise Professor in the School of Population and Global Health and in the Department of General Practice at the University of Melbourne. He has held top health sector leadership positions in Australia and Canada and literally wrote the book on the Australian health care system (Oxford University Press, 6e, 2022). An economist, he is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, and of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Honorary Enterprise Professor, School of Population and Global Health, and Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne

Education

  • 2006 
    University of New South Wales, DSc
  • 1981 
    University of New South Wales, PhD

Research Areas

  • Health Policy (160508)
  • Health Economics (140208)