His research examines the changing nature of health systems, attracting funding of more than AUD$91 million (USD$70 million). He is particularly interested in health care as a complex adaptive system, and applying complexity science to health care problems.
Professor Braithwaite has contributed over 600 total publications presented at international and national conferences on more than 800 occasions, including 75 keynote addresses. His research appears in journals such as British Medical Journal, The Lancet, Social Science & Medicine, BMJ Quality and Safety, and International Journal of Quality in Health Care. He has received 32 different national and international awards for his teaching and research. Further details are available at his Wikipedia entry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeffrey_Braithwaite.
Outside of his research, he is very interested in the Anthropocene and the impact of human activity on human and species’ health, population and climate.