Topics: Research

Appointment of new Lowitja Institute CEO

The Chairperson and Board of the Lowitja Institute are delighted to announce that they have appointed Mr Romlie Mokak to the position of CEO.


Reaching the hard-to-reach: a systematic review of strategies for improving health and medical research with socially disadvantaged groups

Bonevski B, Randell M, Paul C, Chapman K, Twyman L, Bryant J, Brozek I, Hughes C (2014) Reaching the hard-to-reach: a systematic review of strategies for improving health and medical research with socially disadvantaged groups BMC Medical Research Methodology; 14: 42 Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2288-14-42


The shape of things to come: visions for the future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research

Brands J (2014) The shape of things to come: visions for the future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research Melbourne: Lowitja Institute


Evaluation of implementation of best practice models of care based on the updated recommendations for clinical care guidelines on the management of otitis media in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations

McDonald E (2013) Evaluation of implementation of best practice models of care based on the updated recommendations for clinical care guidelines on the management of otitis media in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations Darwin: Menzies School of Health Research


A snapshot of the development of anti-tobacco messages for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities – report from an Australian national survey

Gould GS (2013) A snapshot of the development of anti-tobacco messages for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities – report from an Australian national survey Cairns: James Cook University


Early Childhood Nutrition and Anaemia Prevention Project : summary report

Aquino D, Marley JV, Senior K, Leonard D, Helmer J, Joshua A, Huddleston A, Ferguson H, Hobson V, Hadgraft N (2013) Early Childhood Nutrition and Anaemia Prevention Project : summary report Darwin: The Fred Hollows Foundation, Indigenous Australia Program


Cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Australian children, 1997–2008

Valery PC, Youlden DR, Baade PD, Ward LJ, Green AC, Aitken JF (2013) Cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Australian children, 1997–2008 Pediatric Blood & Cancer; 60: (156–158)


Burden of paediatric pyoderma and scabies in North West Queensland

Whitehall J, Kuzulugil D, Sheldrick K, Wood A (2013) Burden of paediatric pyoderma and scabies in North West Queensland Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; 49: (141–143)


Impact of swimming on chronic suppurative otitis media in Aboriginal children: a randomised controlled trial

Stephen ATN, Leach AJ, Morris PS (2013) Impact of swimming on chronic suppurative otitis media in Aboriginal children: a randomised controlled trial Medical Journal of Australia; 199: (51-55)


Impacts and outcomes of diabetes care in a high risk remote Indigenous community over time: implications for practice

Forbes MP, Ling J, Jones S, McDermott R (2013) Impacts and outcomes of diabetes care in a high risk remote Indigenous community over time: implications for practice Australian Journal of Primary Health; 19: (107-112)