Topics: Family

This list is a topic specific collection of information relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. It includes peer reviewed original articles and reports and non-peer reviewed summaries or reviews published in the HealthBulletin. Journal articles, reports and other publications, conference presentations, theses, resources and websites published or presented elsewhere are also included. Please see the about section for further information.

Reducing recurrence of bacterial skin infections in Aboriginal children in rural communities: new ways of thinking, new ways of working

Thomas S, Crooks K, Taylor K, Massey PD, Williams R, Pearce G (2017) Reducing recurrence of bacterial skin infections in Aboriginal children in rural communities: new ways of thinking, new ways of working Australian Journal of Primary Health; Online early: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY16135)


Navigating the journey of Aboriginal childhood disability: a qualitative study of carers’ interface with services

Green A, Abbott P, Delaney P, Patradoon-Ho P, Delaney J, Davidson PM, DiGiacomo M (2016) Navigating the journey of Aboriginal childhood disability: a qualitative study of carers’ interface with services BMC Health Services Research; 16: 680 Retrieved 1 December 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1926-0


The Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference 2016

Lowitja Institute (2016) The Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference 2016 Retrieved 8-10 November 2016 from http://lowitjaconf2016.org.au/


‘Partnerships are crucial’: an evaluation of the Aboriginal Family Birthing Program in South Australia

Middleton P, Bubner T, Glover K, Rumbold A, Weetra D, Scheil W, Brown S (2016) ‘Partnerships are crucial’: an evaluation of the Aboriginal Family Birthing Program in South Australia Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12599)


Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage: key indicators 2016 report

Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision (2016) Overcoming Indigenous disadvantage: key indicators 2016 report Canberra: Productivity Commission


Health professional and community perspectives on reducing barriers to accessing specialist health care in metropolitan Aboriginal communities: a semi-structured interview study

Young C, Tong A, Gunasekera H, Sherriff S, Kalucy D, Fernando P, Craig JC (2016) Health professional and community perspectives on reducing barriers to accessing specialist health care in metropolitan Aboriginal communities: a semi-structured interview study Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Early view: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.13374)


Elements of cultural competence in an Australian Aboriginal maternity program

Christina MB, McEvoy SP, Dena G, Nola N, June D, Val Swift-O (2016) Elements of cultural competence in an Australian Aboriginal maternity program Women and Birth; In press: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2016.09.007)


2016 Boyer Lecture series

The topic for the 2016 Boyer Lecture series is Fair Australia: social equity and the health gap and was presented by Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London. The following lectures were broadcast throughout September on ABC Radio National: Lecture one: Health inequalities and the causes of the causes […]


The Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH): a long-term platform for closing the gap

Wright D, Gordon R, Carr D, Craig JC, Banks E, Muthayya S, Wutzke S, Eades SJ, Redman S (2016) The Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH): a long-term platform for closing the gap Public Health Research & Practice; 26: (1-6)


Occupational therapy with Australian Indigenous children and their families: a rural and remote perspective

Block C (2015) Occupational therapy with Australian Indigenous children and their families: a rural and remote perspective Unpublished Masters thesis, University of Sydney: Sydney


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