Ms Lynn Goon

Ms Lynn Goon

Research Academic

School of Medicine and Public Health

Career Summary


Lynn is an evaluator with the Newcastle Evaluation Group which provides clinical and economic evaluation of industry submissions of health technologies to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee and government organisations. Lynn is also a pharmacist with experience in primary care, research and public health organisations. Her areas of interest include research translation and the use of health economics in decision-making and chronic disease management. 


  • Master of Public Health, University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Monash University


  • Cost effectiveness
  • Economic evaluation
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Pharmacy
  • Primary Care
  • Public Health


  • Cantonese (Working)
  • English (Fluent)
  • Malay (Fluent)

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
140208 Health Economics 50
111503 Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice 50

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Research Academic

Evaluation of pharmaceutical submissions requesting listing on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.

University of Newcastle
School of Medicine and Public Health

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/07/2014 - 31/05/2015 Pharmacotherapy Liaison Coordinator

Planning and implementation of initiatives to maintain sustainability of provision of the Victorian medication assisted treatment of opioid dependence program in primary care

Southcity Clinic, Bayside Medicare Local
1/11/2008 - 31/07/2014 Community Pharmacist Amcal Pharmacy, Soul Pattinson Chemist

Grants and Funding


Number of grants 1
Total funding $5,810,624

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20161 grants / $5,810,624

Provision of external evaluation of Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) and health technology related submissions$5,810,624

Funding body: Department of Health

Funding body Department of Health
Project Team Ms Danielle Lang, Mr Rob Bell, Mr Marc Bevan, Ms Lynn Goon, Doctor Madeleine Hinwood, Mr Jarrod Bell, Doctor Emily Walkom
Scheme Consultancy/Tender
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2016
Funding Finish 2020
GNo G1601071
Type Of Funding C2110 - Aust Commonwealth - Own Purpose
Category 2110

Ms Lynn Goon


Research Academic
School of Medicine and Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Research Assistant
Newcastle Business School
Faculty of Business and Law

Contact Details

Phone (02) 40143006


Room New Med II 5.39
Building Calvary Mater Hospital
Location Calvary Mater