Ms Lynn Goon

Ms Lynn Goon

Research Academic

School of Medicine and Public Health

Career Summary

Biography

I am a pharmacist with experience in primary care, research and public health organisations.  I have experience in project management, stakeholder engagement and have been involved in developing and implementing successful healthcare initiatives. My current role as research academic involves providing external evaluations of industry submissions to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee. Some of my areas of interest are improving access to medicines, quality use of medicines and the use of health economics/economic evaluation in decision-making and chronic disease management.


Qualifications

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

Keywords

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

Languages

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

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
Australia

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
Australia
1/11/2008 - 31/07/2014 Community Pharmacist Amcal Pharmacy, Soul Pattinson Chemist
Australia
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 1
Total funding $5,680,639

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20161 grants / $5,680,639

Provision of external evaluation of Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) and health technology related submissions$5,680,639

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 Other Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category 2OPC
UON Y
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Ms Lynn Goon

Position

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

Contact Details

Email lynn.goon@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4921 1292

Office

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

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