Skip to content

Key resources

  • Bibliography
    Bibliography
  • Health promotion
    Health promotion
  • Health practice
    Health practice
  • Yarning places
    Yarning places
  • Programs
    Programs
  • Organisations
    Organisations
  • Conferences
    Conferences
  • Courses
    Courses
  • Funding
    Funding
  • Jobs
    Jobs
Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

The burden of disease and injury in Indigenous Australians

 

Overview

The Indigenous burden of disease study is a component of the Australian burden of disease study, which aims to describe the health status of Australians in the year 2003. The Indigenous study specifically looks at improving knowledge of the true level of mortality, causes of death, non-fatal health states and risk factors affecting Indigenous people.

The primary objectives of the Burden of disease and injury in Indigenous Australians project are:

The Lowitja Institute abstract

Contacts

Associate Professor Theo Vos
Ph: (07) 3365 5508
Fax: (07) 3365 5442
Email: t.vos@sph.uq.edu.au

Related publications

Begg S, Vos T, Barker B, Stevenson C, Stanley L, Lopez A (2007)

The burden of disease and injury in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples 2003.

Brisbane: Centre for Burden of Disease and Cost-Effectiveness, School of Population Health, University of Queensland

Links

 
Last updated: 11 November 2013
 
Return to top