Why Australia needs a College of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Parker, Robert M. (2009) Why Australia needs a College of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health. Medical Journal of Australia, 190 (1). pp. 34-36.
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The issue of “equal health” for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples involves a broad range of social determinants, in addition to physical health.
The formation of an Australian college of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health would allow a continuing authoritative conference of broad expert opinion, including that of Aboriginal health workers, to address health and social inequality.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
|Keywords:||Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health|
Reproduced with permission from Medical Journal of Australia.
|Date Deposited:||25 May 2010 05:46|
|FoR Codes:||11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111701 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health @ 50%
13 EDUCATION > 1303 Specialist Studies in Education > 130301 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education @ 50%
|SEO Codes:||92 HEALTH > 9203 Indigenous Health > 920302 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health Status and Outcomes @ 100%|
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