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James Cook University / Murtupuni Centre for Rural & Remote Health

Incorporated into James Cook University, MICRRH is part of a national network of centres for population health, education and research.



The Cen­tre for Rur­al and Remote Health (CRRH) James Cook Uni­ver­si­ty (JCU) is part of the Aus­tralian Rur­al Health Edu­ca­tion Net­work (ARHEN), a nation­al net­work of 15 Uni­ver­si­ty Depart­ments of Rur­al Health (UDRH) fund­ed by the Com­mon­wealth Depart­ment of Health under the Rur­al Health Mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary Train­ing Pro­gram.

Our Vision
A healthy and Vibrant Out­back Queensland.

Our Mis­sion
Excel­lence in Rur­al, Remote and Indige­nous Health.

Our Teach­ing
Qual­i­ty learn­ing expe­ri­ences at the cut­ting edge of authen­tic remote and rur­al clin­i­cal practice.

Our Research
Rel­e­vant, Col­lab­o­ra­tive, Pol­i­cy Chang­ing, pro­vid­ing the evi­dence base for the future.

Our Place
In the heart­land of out­back Queens­land, remote and rur­al practice.