Dr David Lim


Senior Lecturer in Health Services Management, School of Science and Health


Dr Lim has spent twelve years in rural Western Australia influencing primary health reform and improving patient care prior to joining academia. Dr Lim has a research interest in planning for responsive primary healthcare services informed by the WHO's Shanghai Declaration, underpinned by equity and collaborative partnership. His research projects largely revolved around appropriate use of Emergency Departments and hospitals.

Research Interests

  • Health service research
  • Health policy research
  • Emergency and disaster management
  • Primary health care
  • Health law
  • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Population
  • Interprofessional/ multidisciplinary research

Qualifications and Recognition

  • DPH, Curtin University of Technology

Research & Publications

Contact Details

Telephone+61 2 4620 3537
LocationBuilding 24, Level 2, Room 36, Campbelltown Campus