The Department of General Internal Medicine manages mainly elderly patients (40% aged over 80) with multiple co-morbidities and complex care needs.
Use of evidence to improve service and outcomes
Focus on multi morbidity and complexity using innovative research designs to understand determinants of outcomes in this complex group of patients
To link research, education and training activities to service delivery and improved patient outcomes
Research mentoring for students and physicians in training
Head of Unit – Footscray Hospital and Sunshine HospitalProfessor Edward JanusPhone (via Switchboard): 03 8345 6666
Operations Manager Sofi MilenkovskiPhone (via Switchboard): 03 8345 6666
Administration AssistantHoulia HeraikiPhone: 03 8345 7266