Call for abstracts - 6th Annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference

The University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health are pleased to advise that abstract submissions are now being invited that address Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing.

To be held in Ballarat on 13 0ctober 2020, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference is an opportunity for sharing information and connecting people that are committed to reforming the practice and research of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and celebrates Aboriginal knowledge systems and strength-based approaches to improving the health outcomes of Aboriginal communities.

Everyone’s Journey, 2018

This is an opportunity to present evidence-based approaches, Aboriginal methods and models of practice, Aboriginal perspectives and contribution to health or community led solutions, underpinned by cultural theories to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing.

In 2019 the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference attracted over 220 delegates from across the community and state.

We welcome submissions from collaborators whose expertise and interests are embedded in Aboriginal health and wellbeing, and particularly presented or co-presented by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and community members.

If you are interested in presenting, please complete the speaker registration link. Closing date for abstract submission is Friday 1 May 2020.

As per speaker registration link request please email your professional photo for our program or any conference enquiries to E. aboriginal-health@unimelb.edu.au.