5th Annual Ngar-Wu Wanyarra Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference

Riverlinks Eastbank, 70 Welsford Street, Shepparton

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Ms Leah Lindrea-Morrison

aboriginal-health@unimelb.edu.au

T: +61 3 5823 4554

You are invited to attend the 5th Annual Ngar-wu Wanyarra Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference.

The Ngar-wu Wanyarra Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health Conference brought to you by The University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health.

Our aim for the conference is to facilitate the exchange of information on key issues in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ health and wellbeing through the delivery of high impact keynote addresses by national leaders from within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.  The conference also provides a forum for the presentation of cutting-edge program initiatives and research findings in Aboriginal health and wellbeing by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practitioners and their colleagues.

The University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health Aboriginal team, have successfully selected an outstanding selection of keynote speakers and presenters for this year’s Ngar-wu Wanyarra Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference.

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Keynote speakers

 

Morning Keynote - Ms Patricia Anderson AO
Chair – The Lowitja Institute
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Dr Kalinda Griffiths 

Afternoon Keynote - Dr Kalinda Griffiths
Scientia Fellow, Centre for Big Data Research in Health, University of NSW


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Mr Archie Roach 

Dinner entertainment - Mr Archie Roach
Archie Roach is a beloved and much admired Australian artist whose iconic song, ‘Took the Children Away’, was recently added to the National Film and Sound Archive’s Sounds of Australia collection.
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Cost

$100 Conference - Non Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be included)
$70 Conference - Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be included)
$30 Conference Dinner - subsidised if attending conference
$50 Conference Dinner - not attending conference

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Greater Shepparton PHN Murray

Conference Image

Norm Stewart Community / Language Group: Yorta Yorta Kidneys of the Dungala, 2014 Acrylic on canvasNorm Stewart
Community / Language Group: Yorta Yorta
Kidneys of the Dungala, 2014
Acrylic on canvas