Call for abstracts - Fifth annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health conference

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health conference 2019

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.

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.

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 2018 the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Conference attracted over 180 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 form

The closing date for abstract submission is Friday 3 May 2019. As per speaker registration link request please email your professional photo for our program or any conference enquiries to aboriginal-health@unimelb.edu.au.

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