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The health of urban Aboriginal people: insufficient data to close the gap

Sandra J Eades, Bronwen Taylor, Sandra Bailey, Anna B Williamson, Jonathan C Craig and Sally Redman
Med J Aust 2010; 193 (9): 521-524.
  • Sandra J Eades1
  • Bronwen Taylor2
  • Sandra Bailey3
  • Anna B Williamson2,4
  • Jonathan C Craig5
  • Sally Redman2

  • 1 Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 2 Sax Institute, Sydney, NSW.
  • 3 Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council, Sydney, NSW.
  • 4 University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
  • 5 School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.


Acknowledgements: 

This article was developed as part of the Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH), which is funded through the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), grant number 358457; the Rio Tinto Aboriginal Foundation; and the Centre for Aboriginal Health within the NSW Department of Health. Bronwen Taylor has an NHMRC PhD Scholarship.

The Study of Environment on Aboriginal Resilience and Child Health (SEARCH) Investigators: Chief Investigators — Sandra Bailey; Ann Baker; Emily Banks; Alan Cass; Katherine Clapham; Jonathan Craig; John Daniels; Sandra Eades; Sue Kippax; Peter McIntyre; Beverley Raphael; Sally Redman; Richard Taylor; Frank Vincent; and Anna Williamson; Study coordinating centre and local employed research staff — Sean Appoo; Nicole Cockayne; Debra Fernando; Peter Fernando; Leone Malamoo; Bridgette McNamara; Bronwen Taylor; Sonia Wutzke; Michael West; and Anna Williamson; Field work staff — Mark Atkinson; Vicky Brown; Karen Cashman; Joshua Fernando; Sue Fowles; Jess Kilpatrick; Ronald Robinson; Tracey Skinner; Dot Wait; and Paul Welsh; Participating Aboriginal Medical Services — Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney, Awabakal Newcastle Aboriginal Co-Operative, Riverina Medical and Dental Aboriginal Corporation and Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation.

Competing interests:

None identified.

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