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Programs and projects

This section provides details of programs and projects for communicable diseases and Indigenous environmental health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander environmental health practitioners.

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The programs, projects and lessons learned have been rated to the left. The items are listed by title, but you can also select to list them by reach, focus, start date and end date.


Details and links (where available) relating to relevant programs, projects and lessons learned are collected here.

When you click on one of the headings of the table, the list will be sorted according to that heading. For more information about the program, click on the title.

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Title Reach Focus
A randomised controlled trial of alternative treatments to intramuscular penicillin for impetigo in Aboriginal children NT
Acute lower respiratory infections in Indigenous and non-Indigenous children WA
Animal control and welfare management - animal management registration and micro-chipping program QLD
Avoidable blindness project (Australia) National
Barriers to effective infectious and parasitic disease interventions in Aboriginal communities QLD
Beating scabies and strongyloides in Galiwin'ku NT
Care for kids' ears National
City of Greater Geraldton Indigenous environmental health worker program WA
Deadly ears, the Queensland state-wide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ear health program QLD
Developing a sustainable community-based response to asbestos-related disease in Aboriginal communities Not specified
East Arnhem healthy skin project Not specified, NT
East Arnhem scabies control program NT
Environmental health referral system for infectious disease cases in the Kimberley WA
Fixing houses for better health projects (Housing for health) National
Genetic and environmental determinants related to recurrent, low grade disease in Aboriginal children QLD
Handwashing campaign NT
HealthLAB project NT
Housing improvement and child health (HICH) - extension NT
IHEARBETA Indigenous healthy ears - betadine, tissues and antibiotics study: a 2x2 factorial randomised controlled trial NT
Immunogenicity, carriage and otitis media outcomes of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines PHiD-CV and 13PCV in sequence or alone in high-risk Indigenous infants: a randomised controlled trial NT, WA
In-home practical support program WA
Malpa young doctors project NSW, NT, QLD, SA
Microbes in the nasopharynx prior to lung infection (MINOPOLI) NT
Mister germ hygiene and nutrition program NSW
Monitoring carriage of streptococcus pneumoniae among Aboriginal children and adults in Western Australia (formerly Streptococcus pneumoniae) WA
Monitoring Prevenar13 impact on otitis media and respiratory pathogen carriage NT, WA
National trachoma surveillance and reporting unit National
Ngaanyatjarra Health Service environmental health program WA
Nganagganawili Aboriginal Health Service (NAHS) Environmental health services WA
Nirrumbuk environmental health program WA
Northern Territory Aboriginal environmental health program NT
Otitis media guidelines program National
Pina palya, pina kulilku (good ears, good learning) WA
Protecting our mob from the pandemic NSW
SAFE International
The link between scabies and rheumatic heart disease QLD
Tickvectors National
Trachoma elimination program SA
Trachoma health promotion - remote program NT
Trachoma screening in the Kimberley WA
Yamba's roadshow NSW, NT, QLD
Last updated: 25 November 2015
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