The Unit's main research interests are in the following areas: general practice, computerised clinical databases, integration of primary and secondary databases, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, health economics, utilisation issues and funding formulae.
Its mission is to promote general practice research in New Zealand, to encourage and assist general practitioners in their own research projects and to undertake innovative multidisciplinary research projects with general practitioners, other researchers and academics.
Professor Murray Tilyard
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners Research Unit
Department of General Practice
PO Box 913
Tel 64 3 479 7430
Fax 64 3 477 7431