Issue 66. March 2019
The need for sustained action to improve eye health among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Determinants of Health
While Australia has experienced some major public health successes in the past 20 years in some areas, such as the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, smoking rates, and mental health, there is still much to be done to reduce gaps between rural and… read more
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
The Lowitja Institute works for the health and wellbeing of Australia’s First Peoples through quality research, knowledge translation, and by supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander researchers. Its 2019 Conference will explore the role of… read more
Other Rural Health
Hollie Fisher, occupational therapist, and Eileen Hewitt, speech pathologist, are based in Mount Isa, north-west Queensland and deliver their specialist health services to rural, regional and remote communities across Queensland’s Western Corridor, North West and Lower Gulf.