Content tagged with Health

Koolark koort koorliny: reconciliation, art and storytelling in an Australian Aboriginal community

In Nyungar Country, in the south-west corner of Western Australia, reconciliation has taken a significant step forward as the whole community expe­...

News - 20 Jun 2017

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2016

Abstracts Homelessness, homelands, human rights — Anita Heiss This paper is an edited version of the Human Rights Oration presented at the...

Publication or resource - 4 Jul 2016

What's new in the ABS' Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Statistical Program?

This seminar details the recent developments and future directions of the Australian Bureau of Statistics' (ABS) Aboriginal and Torres Strait...

Presentation - 10 Sep 2015

AIATSIS What's new in the ABS' Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Statistical Program

SU MAHARAJ Good morning, I’m Su Maharaj and this is my colleague Mary Jackson. We’re from NCATSISS. Before we begin today, I would like to...

Video - 10 Sep 2015

What's new in the ABS' Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Statistical Program?

This seminar details the recent developments and future directions of the Australian Bureau of Statistics' (ABS) Aboriginal and Torres Strait...

Presentation - 2 Sep 2015

Our future, Yarrabah way

Yarrabah is a discrete north Queensland community of 2409 residents; although current attending clients at the health centre far...

Presentation - 18 Aug 2015

Language revitalisation on the agenda in Inner Mongolia

Dr Marmion with a singer of traditional Mongolian ‘throat-singing’ (or khoomei) receiving a free lesson. Dr Doug Marmion, Research Fellow,...

News - 23 Jul 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2015

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2015 Cultural strength: restoring the place of indigenous knowledge in practice and policy Taiaiake Alfred Indigenous...

Publication or resource - 21 Jul 2015

Somebody Now: The autobiography of Ellie Gaffney, a woman of the Torres Strait

Ellie Gaffney’s thirst for knowledge, her determination to succeed and her desire to help her people, shine through these pages as she tells the...

Publication or resource - 28 May 2015

Indigenous health and wellbeing: The importance of country

A key aspect to improving Indigenous wellbeing is exploring the relationship between land and wellbeing. Evidence exists that suggests there are...

Publication or resource - 24 Feb 2015

Urban health: Strengthening our voice, culture and partnerships

The purpose of the 2009 AIATSIS National Indigenous Studies Conference Perspectives on Urban Life: Connections and reconnections was to...

Publication or resource - 17 Feb 2015

Mayi Kuwayu Longitudinal Study

Ngiyampaa country. Image: Claudine Thornton Photography What is Mayi Kuwayu? The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Research project - 17 Feb 2015

Transnational Collaborating Group on Aboriginal Boy’s and Men’s Health

This project examines ways that the Canadian Institute of Gender and Health and the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait...

Research project - 17 Feb 2015

Supportive care for Indigenous males in community

The project examines the role of Indigenous cancer survivors in improving cancer awareness and outcomes for Indigenous cancer patients. The...

Research project - 17 Feb 2015

Beyond sandy blight: five Aboriginal experiences as staff on the National Trachoma and Eye Health Program

Trachoma has been an enduring problem for Aboriginal Australians. Possibly the first mention of trachoma in Australia was made by the Englishman...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2004

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2004 Return of the 'noble savage': misrepresenting the past, present and future M. J. Rowland The view that a ‘noble...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2006

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2006 Australian federalism and Aboriginal health Ian Anderson and John Douglass Whyte In this paper we explore the...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2007

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2007 The moral lexicon of the Warlpiri people of central Australia LR Hiatt This paper discusses words that match...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2009

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2009 Social Engineering and Indigenous Settlement: Policy and demography in remote Australia John Taylor In recent...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2010

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2010 Bringing ethics up to date? A review of the AIATSIS ethical guidelines Michael Davis (Independent Academic) A...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

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