Putting life into years : the Commonwealth’s role in Australia’s health since 1901 (2001)


Testimonial icon extendedFrancesca Beddie has put together a comprehensive and informative account of the history of the Commonwealth’s evolving role in health matters during the past century…

Milton Lewis, University of Sydney, Health and History, 4/2 2002

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Innovation and Creativity: The Australian House of Representatives Standing Committee on Employment, Education and Training inquired into how Australia’s tertiary education system—including universities and public and private providers of vocational education and training—can meet the needs of a future labour force focused on innovation and creativity. Its report was published in May 2017.

Francesca’s submission is available on the committee’s website.


University of Canberra see Francesca’s speech at the University of Canberra’s graduation ceremony for the Faculty of Education, Parliament House, 28 March 2012.

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