Prof David Robert Dunt Discipline Public health specialist and epidemiologist with major interests in health services research, health program evaluation
MB BS The University of Melbourne (1968)
PhD Monash University, Melbourne (1976)
FFPH Fellow, Faculty of Public Health (UK)
MA (Prelim) LaTrobe University, Melbourne (1970)
David is a medical graduate of the Royal Melbourne Hospital Clinical School at The University of Melbourne. The Faculty of Public Health (of the Royal College of Physicians, UK) is the relevant professional qualification for community physicians in the UK. Fellowship recognises further substantial contribution to Public Health, within the Faculty beyond that recognised for Membership.
The MA (prelim) was a one year full-time course offered to graduates by the Department of Sociology at LaTrobe University, the successful completion of which establishes eligibility to undertake a MA in sociology.
Professional Address& contact details: Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics
Melbourne School of Population Health
Level 4, 207 Bouverie Street
The University of Melbourne
Tel: +61 3 8344 0710
Fax: +61 3 9348 1174
Email: d.dunt@ unimelb.edu.au CURRENT APPOINTMENTS Professor and Head, Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne.
Previous academic appointments
Head, Program Evaluation Unit, Centre for Health Program Evaluation, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of Melbourne
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of Melbourne (1993-).
Senior Lecturer, Department of Community Medicine, The University of Melbourne (1978-93).
Deputy Head, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of Melbourne (1992-2001)
Co-Director NHMRC National Centre Health Program Evaluation.(1991-4)
NHMRC Travelling Fellow in Clinical Sciences, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Monash University (1977).
NHMRC Travelling Fellow in Clinical Sciences - Department of Community Medicine and DHSS Social Medicine Research Unit, St Thomas Hospital Medical School, London (1975-76).
Post-graduate student and Teaching Fellow (part-time), Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Monash University (1971-74).
Post-graduate student, Department of Sociology, LaTrobe University (1970).
Other current and selected previous appointments
Member, Department of Public Health Executive Committee (2002-)
Member, Department of Public Health Executive Finances & Resources Subcommittee (2003-)
Chair, Semester 8-12 Population Health Working Party Faculty of Medicine,
Dentistry & Health Sciences (2002-)
Member, Undergraduate Assessment Committee, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry
& Health Sciences (2003-)
Chair, Program Evaluation Unit Management Committee (1995-)
Member, Management Group, Centre for Health Program Evaluation (1991-2003)
Member, Executive Committee, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine (1991-2003)
Member of Faculty, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Melbourne (1980-82, 1985, 1988).
Member of Advisory Board, National Rural Health Research Institute (1995-6)
1 Foundation member, UNESCO Observatory in Multidisciplinary Research in the Arts (in the Asian-Pacific region).
2 Member of the organising committee Australian Epidemiological Association annual scientific meeting, Melbourne 2006.
3 Member University of Melbourne D.Psych (Health) Advisory Committee (2004-5).
4 Member Advisory Committee, Clinical Epidemiology & Health Service Evaluation Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital (1999-2000).
5 Member of the Vision 2020 Conceptual Group of the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (1999).
6 Consultant, Non-laboratory Pathology Testing Working Party, National
Health Technology Advisory Panel (NHTAP), Commonwealth Department of Health (1984-89).
7 Member, Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technical Committee, NHTAP, Commonwealth Department of Health (1985-90).
8 Chairperson, St Nicholas Project Evaluation Committee, Office of Intellectual Deficiency Services, Department of Community Services, Victoria (1982-88).
9 President and Vice-President, Victorian Branch and Member of Federal Executive, Australian and New Zealand Society for Epidemiology and Research in Community Health (ANZSERCH) – now the Public Health Association (PHA) (1979-83).
10 Chairperson, Organising Committee, National Conference, ANZSERCH/Australian Public Health Association. ‘Disability and Disadvantage: what can we achieve in the eighties?’, Melbourne (1981).
11 Consultant, Australian Institute of Multi-cultural Affairs (1981).
12 Short-term Consultant, United Nations Fund for Population Activity (UNFPA), Needs Assessment and Project Development for Population Activities, Western Samoa (1980).
General Practitioner (sessional), The University of Melbourne General Practice Unit, Broadmeadows Community Health Services (1986-91);
General Practitioner (sessional), private general practice (1984-86);
General Practitioner (sessional), Collingwood Community Health Centre (1980-84);
General Practitioner (sessional), Broadmeadows Community Health Services (1977-80).
Clinical Assistant, Medical Outpatients and Antenatal Clinic, Queen Victoria
Memorial Hospital (1971-74).
General Practitioner (part-time), in locum tenens (1970).
Resident Medical Officer, Austin Hospital, Melbourne (1969).
Faculty of Public Health (UK).
Health Services Research Association Australia New Zealand
Substantial Research and Other Grants (since 2000)
General Practice Evaluation Program (GPEP) Program Grant Interfacing the future: developing a united Australian health care system. $1,016,200 (with A/Prof Doris Young) (1996-2000).
Other grants & tenders
Doyle C, Dunt D Recognition of depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Victoria. beyondblue $99,964 (2008-9)
Segan C, Borland R , Wilhelm K , Bhar S, Dunt D Helping smokers with a history of depression quit smoking safely beyondblue $91,805 (2007-8)
National Evaluation of the Commonwealth Government’s Dementia Health Priority Initiative (with La Trobe University, University of Melbourne, Applied Aged Care Solutions and Access Economics) Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing $1,779,100 (2006-9).
Promoting public awareness of prevention, early detection, and treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Victorian Department of Human Services Public Health Research Funding $58,603 (2006-7).
Evaluation of VicHealth’s Community Arts Development Scheme (with Ms Lindy Joubert) VicHealth $300,000 (2005-8)
Development of an Arts and Health Strategy for the Australia Council (with Ms Lindy Joubert) $30,000 (2006).
Evaluation of the secondary consultation and education pilot project (2003-2005) and consultation for planning Victorian Centre for Excellence in Eating Disorders $20,000 (2006)
Evaluation of the Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Neurosciences Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Neurosciences $50,000 (2004-9)
Evaluation of Best Start (Victorian Statewide Early Childhood Development Initiative) (with Early Childhood Consortium, The University of Melbourne) Victorian Department of Human Services $449,045 (2003-6).
Evaluation of PBS medicine supply arrangements for remote area Aboriginal Health Services under Section 100 of the National Health Act (with Dr Margaret Kelaher and the Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health, Menzies School of Health Research) Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing $278,000 (2003-4).
Evaluation framework for the HARP program, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne $11,000 (2002)
Evaluation of the Single Machine Unit Radiotherapy Trial. Cancer Council Victoria $54,890 (2002).
Validation of the internal evaluation of Compass Strategy (community & media-based program to promote mental health literacy). EPIC $13,500 (2002-4).
Development of a Framework for the Evaluation of BMJ “Clinical Evidence” in Australian General Practice and the Evaluation Plan for the Population Health Eduction for Clinicians (PHEC) Program. Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care $22,727 (2002-3).
Statewide Support and Evaluation Component of the Older Person’s Health Promotion funding Program (with Ms Rosemary McKenzie) Victorian Department of Human Services $239,000 (2001-4).
Support for Health Promotion Planning in Primary Care Partnerships Project. (with Ms Rosemary McKenzie) VicHealth $199,897 (2001-3).
GP Integration Index Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care (with Prof Doris Young) $270,000 (2000-2).
Strategic Review of the PHERP Quality Enhancement Program. Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care $60,000 (2000-2).
The Relative Effectiveness of Population Health Interventions in the General Practice Setting (with Dr Jane Sims) Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care, $175,271 (2000-1).
National Evaluation of the Afterhours Primary Medical Care Trials. Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care $544,641 (1999-2000).
Media Monitoring Suicide & Mental Health. Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care, $91,818 (1999-2000).
Evaluation Framework for Safe Injecting Rooms Victorian Department of Human Services ($12,000) (2000).
Statewide Evaluation of the Nurse Practitioner Project. Department of Human Services $99,999 (1999-2000).
Evaluation of the Active Script Program, Victorian Department of Human Services $109,306 (1999-2000).
Southern Health Care Network (SHCN) of the Victorian Department of Health and Community Services Evaluation of the SHCN’s COAG Coordinated Care Trial (with Dr Leonie Segal) Southern Health Care Network $676,850 (1996-2000).
PUBLICATIONS (since 2000)
Pirkis J., Burgess P., Dunt D.R. Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts: epidemiological findings from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing. Crisis 2000; 21:16-25.
Thomson, J. Hilditch A. Pirkis, J. Dunt, D. Immunisation Initiatives in General Practice: Important Lessons from Division Projects. Australian Family Physician. 1999; 28:1290-97.
Thomson J. Hilditch A. Pirkis, J. Dunt, D. (letter) Local reminder system for immunisation - heresy or common sense. Australian Family Physician Reason 2000; 29(1): 16-17.
Francis C, Pirkis J, Blood W, Burgess P, Dunt D (letter) Media reporting of specific mental illnesses in the context of crime: implications for mental health literacy Med J Aust; 179: 638.
Pirkis J., Burgess P., Meadows G., Dunt D. Access to Australian mental health care by people from non-English speaking backgrounds Australian & New Zealand J of Pyschiatry 2001; 35:174-82.
Pirkis J., Burgess P., Meadows G., Dunt D. Self-reported needs for care among persons who have suicidal ideation or who have attempted suicide. Psychiatric Services 2001; 52:381-3.
Pirkis J., Burgess P., Meadows G., Dunt D. Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts as predictors of mental health service use. Medical J Australia 2001; 175: 542-5.
Southern D., Batterham R., Appleby N., Young D., Dunt D., Guibert R. Integration of primary care services: perceptions of general practitioners, non-general practitioner health services providers and consumers at the general practice-primary care interface. J Eval & Prog Plann. 2002; 25: 47-59.
Batterham R., Southern D., Appleby N., Dunt D. et al. Construction of a GP integration model. Soc Sci Med 2002; 54:1225-1241.
Francis C, Pirkis J, Blood W, Burgess P Dunt D. Media reporting of specific mental illnesses in the context of crime: implications for mental health literacy Med J Aust. 2003:179: 638.
Leibowitz R., Day S., Dunt D. A systematic review of the effect of different models of after hours primary medical care services on clinical outcome, medical workload, and patient and GP satisfaction. Family Practice 2003; 20: 311-17.
Segal L., Dunt D., Day N. et al. Introducing coordinated care (1): a randomised trial assessing client & cost outcomes. Health Policy 2004; 69; 201-13.
Segal L., Dunt D., Day S. Introducing coordinated care (2): Evaluation of design features and implementation processes for a preferred health system reform model. Health Policy 2004; 69; 215-228.
Francis C., Pirkis J., Blood R.W., Dunt D. et al. The portrayal of mental health and illness in Australian media Aust NZ J Psychiatry 2004; 38:541-6.
Francis C., Pirkis J., Blood R.W., Dunt D., et al. Portrayal of depression and other mental illnesses in Australian non-fiction media. J Community Psychology 2005; 33: 283-97.
Day SE, Alford K, Dunt D, Peacock S, Gurrin L, Voaklander D. MedicarePlus Will increasing the bulk-billing rate increase access to fee-for-service general practitioner services and does rurality matter? Australia New Zealand Health Policy 2005; 2:18.
Kelaher M, Dunt D, ThomasD, Anderson I Comparison of the uptake of Health Assessment Items for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians: Implications for Policy. Australia New Zealand Health Policy 2005; 2:21.
Harris C, Day N, Young D, Potiriadis M, Southern D, Dunt D Improving General Practice Survey Response Rates: Bells (primers), Whistles (reminders) and Carrots (incentives) Aust J Primary Health 2005; 11:106-12.
DuntD, DayS, KelaherM, FeldmanP, MontaltoM. Impact of standalone and embedded telephone triage systems on after hours primary medical care service utilisation and mix in Australia. Australia New Zealand Health Policy 2005, 2:30 (12 Dec 2005).
Bennett NJ, Bull AL, Dunt D, Gurrin L, Richards MJ, Russo PL, Spelman D. A profile of smaller hospitals - planning for a novel state-wide surveillance program, Victoria, Australia. American Journal of Infection Control Am J Infect Control 2006;34: 170-175.
Kelaher M, Taylor-Thomson D, Harrison N,O'Donoghue L, Dunt D, BarnesT, Anderson Improving Access to Medicines among Clients of Remote Area Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Services Australian New Zealand Journal Public Health 2006; 30: 177-83.
Dunt D., Southern D., Elsworth. G et al. It matters where you live: geographic variation in levels of GP integration with the health care system in Australia. Aust J Primary Health 2006; 12:47-55.
Bennett N, Bull A, Richards M, Russo P, Spelman D, Dunt D Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis in smaller hospitals. Aust NZ J Surgery ANZ J Surg 2006; 76:676-678.
Dunt D., Elsworth G., Southern D et al. Individual and area factors associated with GP integration in Australia: a multilevel analysis. Soc Sci Med 2006; 6:680-690.
Dunt D, Day S, KelaherM,Montalto M. The impact of standalone call centres and GP cooperatives on access to after hours GP care: a before and after study adjusted for secular trend Family Practice 2006; 23: 453-60.
Kelaher, M. Dunt, D. Day, S. and Feldman, P. Effects of financial disadvantage on use and non-use of after hours care in Australia. Health Policy, 2006; 79: 16-23.
Hood SG, Bereznicki L, Dunt D, Jackson S, Lowe A, Mackson J, Phillips S, Pirkis J, Taylor S. Interventions to improve evidence-based prescribing for heart failure. (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD006091. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006091.
Bennett N, Bull A, Richards M, Russo P, Spelman D, Dunt D The Quality of Data Reported to a Smaller Hospital Pilot Surveillance Program. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2007; 28: 486-8.
Bennett N, Bull A, Richards M, Russo P, Spelman D, Dunt D (brief report) Implementation of a Pilot Surveillance Program for Smaller Acute Care Hospitals. Am J Infect Control 2007; 35:196-9.
Kelaher M, Dunt D Dodson S Unemployment, Contraceptive Behaviour and Reproductive outcomes among Young Australian women. Health Policy 2007; 82: 95-101.
Bennett NJ, Bull AL, Dunt D, Gurrin L, Russo PL, Spelman D, Richards MJ. (letter) Occupational exposures to blood-borne pathogens in smaller hospitals. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology’ 2007; 28: 896-8.
Ansari, Z, Dharmage S, Dunt D. Preventable hospitalisations for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in rural and urban Victoria, Australia Respirology2007; 12, 874–880.
David Dunt, Robert Wilson, Susan E Day, Margaret Kelaher, Lyle Gurrin Impact of telephone triage on emergency after hours GP Medicare usage: a time-series analysisAustralia and New Zealand Health Policy 2007, 4:21 (10 October 2007)
Bennett N, Bull A, Richards M, Russo P, Spelman D, Dunt D MRSA infections in smaller hospitals in Victoria, Australia. American J Infection Control 2007; 35: 697-9.
Bennett N, Bull A, Richards M, Russo P, Spelman D, Dunt D Bloodstream infection in smaller hospitals. Australian Infection Control, 2007; 12:45 – 47.
Bennett N, Bull A, Richards M, Russo P, Spelman D, Dunt D. A user evaluation of a smaller hospital surveillance programs. American Journal of Infection Control (in press).
Kelaher M, Dunt D, Joubert L, Curry S, Jones R, Stanley J, Berman N, Johnson V Methodological approaches to evaluating the impact of Community Arts on Health 2007 UNESCO Bull, 2007; 1: 1-18.
Jordan H, Dunt D, Dunn L and Verrinder G. Evaluating the Actions towards Environmental Health using DPSEEA and Program Logic. Environmental Health 2008; 8:11-25.
Kelaher M, Cawson J, Miller J, Kavanagh A, Dunt D, Studdert D Use of breast cancer screening and treatment services by Australian women aged 25 to 44 years following Kylie Minogue’s breast cancer diagnosis. Int J Epidemiol 2008; doi: 10.1093/ije/dyn090.
Kelaher M, Dunt D, Feldman P, Nolan A, Raban B The effect of area based partnerships on levels of breastfeeding in Australia. Health Policy (in press)
Kelaher M, Curry S, Berman N, Jones R, Dunt D, Joubert L. Structured story-telling in community arts and health in No author title Proving the practice. 2008 DAADA, Freemantle 1-175: pp 148-164.
Dunt D Chapter 15 Levels of project evaluation in Jirojwong S, Liamputtong P. Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion. Oxford University Press (in press)
Sims J., Naccarella L., McKenzie R., Harris C., Furler J., Dalton A., Young D., Dunt D. The relative effectiveness of population heath interventions in the general practice setting. Report to the GP Branch, Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care, Melbourne 2000: 1-455
Faulkner R., Long H., Watts J., Parker J., Dunt D. Statewide evaluation of the Nurse-Practitioner Project Final report to the Victorian Department of Human services 2000
Segal L., Dunt D., Day N., Day S., Hawthorne G., Piterman H., Robertson I., Evaluation of the Southern Health Care Network Coordinated Care Trial. Final report. Report to the National Evaluator. Melbourne 2000 Vol 1 Executive Summary 1-31, Vol 2, pp1-185, Vol 3 1-39. (Executive summary appears as Working Paper 123 for the Centre for Health Program Evaluation)
Dunt D. Evaluation framework for proposed supervised injecting room facilities for intravenous users. Report to the Victorian Department of Human Services. Melbourne 2000
Dunt D., Montalto M., Day S., Wilson R., Long H., Liebowitz R., Bakouline I. After hours primary medical care trial: National evaluation Interim report Melbourne 2000 Vol 1 pp 1-110 (with appendices), Vol 2 pp1-170.
McDonald I., Chow M., Ansari Z., Hailey D., Dunt D. A model of effectiveness research: the effectiveness of coronary angioplasty Centre for Health Program Evaluation, Research Report 20 Melbourne, 2000: 1-113.
Francis C., Pirkis J., Dunt D., Blood RW Mental health and illness in the media a review of the literature. Commonwealth Department of Health & Aged Care, Canberra, 2001: 1-59.
Dunt D, Harmon G, Swerissen, H, Hales J. Strategic Review of Quality Enhancement Program of the Public Health Education and Research Program. Report to the Education, Research and Workforce Section, Population Health Branch Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care 2001: 1-134.
Livingston J., Morley B., Dunt D. An evaluation of selected aspects of the Centre for Adolescent Health’s Graduate Certificate/Diploma in Adolescent Health’s and Welfare. Report to the Centre for Adolescent Health, The University of Melbourne, Centre for Health Program Evaluation, 2001.
Jordan, H., Naccarella, L. & Dunt, D., The Darebin MPHP Implementation Status Report, The City of Darebin 2001: 1-27.
Jordan, H. Naccarella, L. & Dunt, D. 2001 The Darebin MPHP Evaluation Report; The City of Darebin 2001: 1-61.
Francis C., Pirkis J., Burgess P, Dunt D, Monitoring media reporting of depression: a baseline picture of how the media portrays depression: Final report Centre for Health Program Evaluation 2002.
Jordan, H. & Dunt, D., Workforce Planning Methodology: Assessing Workforce Capacity to Implement National Policy: A discussion paper for feedback. Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing 2002: 1-36.
Day S., Segal L., Dunt D. Resource uses and costs: findings from the patient diaries in The Australian Coordinated Care Trials: Recollections of an evaluation. Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care, Canberra, 2002: pp 139-57.
Southern D., Elsworth G., Harris C., Potiriadis M., Dunt D., Young D. Supporting Divisions of General Practice to enhance GP integrative activities: A Role for the General Practice Integration Index. Final Report, Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne 2002:1-56 (plus Appendices).
Southern DM , Young D , Dunt DR , Harris C & Elsworth GR . 2002. Division of General Practice: Divisional demographic survey and GP Integration Index findings. For Divisions of General Practice. Parkville, Victoria, Australia: Department of General Practice.
Dunt D., Carter R., Barton M., Roder D. Evaluation design & economic protocol for the Single Machine Unit Radiotherapy project report to the Cancer Council Victoria, Centre for Health Program Evaluation 2002: 1-38 (and Appendices).
Jordan H., Dunt D., Evaluation framework of the Public Health Education for Clinicians Program (PHEC). Report to the Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing 2002:1-17.
Dunt D, Day S, Montalto M, et al National evaluation of the after hours primary medical care trials: final report. Report to the Department of Health and Ageing; Melbourne 2002:1-225 (plus Appendices).
Dunt D. Evaluation framework for the university research capacity building program of the PHC RED strategy. Report to the Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing 2003:1-18.
Francis C., Pirkis J., Dunt D., Blood R.W., Davis C. Improving mental health literacy: a review of the literature. Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing, Canberra, 2003: 1-100.
Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health, Menzies School of Health Research, Program Evaluation Unit. Evaluation of PBS Medicine Supply Arrangements for Remote Area Aboriginal Health Services under S100 of the National Health Act. Menzies School of Health Research and University of Melbourne, Melbourne: 2004;1-183.
Dunt D, Rabin B, Kelaher M, Nolan A, Tacticos T, Semple C Best Start: Statewide Evaluation Progress Report, University of Melbourne, Melbourne November 2004; 2004:1-234.
Dunt D, Elsworth G, Southern D, Harris C, Potiriadis M,Young D. Individual and area factors associated with GP integration in Australia: a multilevel analysis. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2004; 58:A3-A63
Dunt D, Kelaher M, Dicker R. Assessment of the potential health impacts of the proposed Dollar Wind farm 2005.
Dunt, D, Kelaher M. Health impact of proposed butadiene storage facility at Terminals, Corio. Paper presented to Victorian Civil Appeals Tribunal (VCAT) 3601/2004 April 18 2005: 1-59.
Dunt D, Rabin B, Kelaher M, Nolan A, Feldman P, Semple C. Early Childhood Consortium & Program Evaluation Unit Best Start: Statewide Evaluation Progress Report, University of Melbourne, Melbourne October 2005; 2005;1-150.
McKenzie R, Dunt D. Evaluation of the secondary consultation and education pilot project (2003-2005) and consultation for planning. Report to the Victorian Centre for Excellence in Eating Disorders 2006; Melbourne:1-34.
Dunt D, Kelaher M, Feldman P, Raban B, Nolan A, Semple C (2006) Statewide Evaluation of Best Start Final Report, University of Melbourne: 1-241 (plus Appendices)
Joubert L, Kelaher M, Johnson V, Berman N, Dunt D, Stanley J (2006) Strategy options in Arts and Health. Report from the University of Melbourne and the Brotherhood of St Laurence to the Australia Council:1-128.
McKenzie R, Dunt D. Evaluation of the Partnership between ASHM and The Alfred Hospital for the Delivery of an Education Program for Victorian General Practitioners: Final report to DHS: 2006: 1-22.
Doyle C, White V, Dunt D Hogan A et al Dementia – a national health priority: Draft evaluation framework 2006: 1 -77.
Dunt D, Berman N. Evaluation of the Community Sector Organisation Network Project. Report to the Community Sector Organisation Network 2007:1 -16.
Doyle C, Dunt D, Pattewage L, Promoting public awareness of prevention, early detection and treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Final Report to the Department of Human Services, Victoria 2007: Melbourne, Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics 1-64 (inc Appendices).
Dunt D A health system in need of reform http://www.theage.com.au/news/opinion/a-health-system-in-need-of-reform/2007/09/11/1189276713886.html
Dunt D Evaluation of the NHMRC Centre in Clinical Research Excellence in Neurosciences: Final report – Review of activities during 2003-2007. 2007 Melbourne, Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics: 1-266.
LAMA Consortium: Doyle C, White V, Hunter C, Dunt D, Day S, McKenzie R, Van Dort P, Pezzullo, L, Yates K, Rosewarne R, & Opie J. (2008). Dementia National Health Priority Initiative National Evaluation: Interim Report. La Trobe University: Melbourne.
Dunt D, Rampatige R Evaluation Framework for Western Hospital Admission Risk Program Chronic Disease Management (HARP CDM) 2008 Melbourne, Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics: 1-42 (& Appendices).